Septet, 1964-09-18Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation CollectionAdditional title: Septet (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (choreographer.)Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 (composer.)Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (costume design.)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (performer.)Cage, John (performer.)Seppälä, Heikki, 1941- (director.)Cunningham, Merce (dancer.)Brown, Carolyn, 1927- (dancer.)Farber, Viola (dancer.)Dilley, Barbara (dancer.)Davis, William (dancer.)Paxton, Steve (dancer.)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)Yleisradio Oy (producer.)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1964Date Captured: 19640918
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1762
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceMusicVideoFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from close-up of house program shown on-screen prior to performance.For other performances from this date and venue see *MGZIDF 1958, *MGZIDF 1761, *MGZIDF 1763 & *MGZHB 8-2225.Creation/production credits: Music by Erik Satie; piano by David Tudor and John Cage; costumes by Robert Rauschenberg.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Barbara Dilley, William Davis & Steve Paxton.Venue: Recorded 1964 September 18 Ruotsalaisessa Teatterissa (Swedish Theatre), Helsinki, Finland.System details: Streaming video.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (18 min) : sound, black & white
DescriptionThis performance, along with Nightwandering, Antic Meet and Story, was recorded from a live television transmission directed by Heiki Seppala and produced by the Finnish Broadcasting Company.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 903385296NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20530962Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6d717fc0-9e7a-0132-3a41-3c075448cc4b
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