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Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Interviewee)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Designer)
Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Interviewee)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Interviewee)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Mizuta, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S. (Interviewee)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Interviewee)
Wolff, Christian, 1934- (Interviewee)
Winant, William (Interviewee)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2006-03-31
Table of Contents
Sounddance (19 min.) -- Post-performance discussion (27 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3135
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2077 (former)
Cunningham, Merce
Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Modern dance
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Creation/production credits: Music by David Tudor. Decor and costumes by Mark Lancaster.
Performers: Participants in post-performance discussion: Merce Cunningham, David Vaughan, Jonah Bokaer, Jennifer Goggans, William Winant, Christian Wolff, Andrea Weber, Daniel Squire.
Venue: Recorded in performance at the Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C., Mar. 31, 2006.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (MiniDV) (46 min.) : sound, color
The performance of Sounddance is followed by a post-performance discussion with Cunningham, company dancers and musicians, speaking about the choreography, music and aspects of performance.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16529461
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a13e9d0-3141-0132-179a-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sounddance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2006.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sounddance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 14, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2006). Sounddance Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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