Beach birds, and, Enter: performance at Staatsoper Berlin, 1993-08-25Additional title: Beach birds (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Enter (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Adams, John D. S., 1966- (Recording engineer)Adams, John D. S., 1966- (Instrumentalist)Gray, D'Arcy (Instrumentalist)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)Cage, John (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-08-25
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: Recording silence and audience sounds (0:00-2:24) -- Beach birds, 'Four³' / John Cage (John D.S. Adams, D'Arcy Philip Gray, Takehisa Kosugi, David Tudor) (2:25-28:40) -- Audience applause (28:41-30:44)Streaming file 2: Enter, 'Neural network plus' / [Tudor] (Takehisa Kosugi, David Tudor)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 719
TopicsAleatory musicElectronic musicModern dance musicPiano music
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, date, location, and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original DAT container.Content: Handwritten note on original container: "Studio: Berlin Staatsoper ; Client: MCDC ; Program: Four³ (Beach Birds) J. Cage, Musicians - D.T., T.K., JA, DG, Neural Network Plus (Enter) D. Tudor, Mus. - D.T., T.K. ; Date/Time: Aug. 25, '93 ; Engineer: JDSA ; Source: LIVE".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Beach birds (1991), and, Enter (1992).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: D097.Performers: John D.S. Adams, D'Arcy Philip Gray, Takehisa Kosugi, and David Tudor, musicians.Venue: Recorded in performance at [Deutsche] Staatsoper Berlin in, Berlin, Germany, 1993 August 25.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio DAT cassette (92 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereoSound quality is fair to mostly good; the recording volume for Beach birds/Four³ is low overall with audible audience sounds and the dancers' feet on the floor. There is audience applause at the end of each recording.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 890321563NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20292747Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4e4409a0-b7be-0133-0713-3c07547a230f
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