Available Forms I: and, From Here, world premiereAdditional title: Works. Selections
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Brown, Earle, 1926-2002 (Conductor)Brown, Earle, 1926-2002 (Composer)Lucier, Alvin (Conductor)Weisberg, Arthur (Conductor)Brandeis University. Chamber Chorus (Performer)Contemporary Chamber Ensemble (Performer)Town Hall, Inc (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1963-10-11
Table of ContentsAvailable forms I (0:00-8:39) -- From here (9:35-19:44)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7-A 2414
TopicsInstrumental ensemblesChoruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensembleOpen form musicBrown, Earle, 1926-2002. Available forms, no. 1Brown, Earle, 1926-2002. From here
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesStatement of responsibility: music by Earle Brown.Content: Title, date and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on the original reel hub and paper insert.Content: Handwriten note on original reel hub: "Earle Brown ; Available Forms I ; From Here ; 7.5 ips".Numbering: Donor's inventory number: R034.Content: Accompanying paper insert with handwritten notes: "60 ; Earle Brown ; Available Forms I 1961 9' ; Arthur Weisberg, cond[uctor] ; From Here (1963) world premiere 10' ; Brandeis Univ[ersity] Chamber Chorus ; Alvin Lucier & Earle Brown [Arthur Weisberg is crossed off], cond[uctors] ; 11 Oct. 1963 Town Hall, N.Y.C. ; 7.5 ips [illegible] ; copied on Ampex 351, 30 Dec 1966, Brandeis University by G[ordon] Mumma".Performers: [Contemporary Chamber Ensemble] (both works); Arthur Weisberg, conductor (Available Forms I); Brandeis University Chamber Chorus, Earle Brown and Alvin Lucier, conductors (From Here).Venue: Recorded in live performance at The Town Hall in New York, New York, 1963 October 11.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (22 minutes) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono ; 7 in.Sound quality is good; there is audience applause following each of the works.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 881254048NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20217492Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 703f0a60-b3fc-0133-66c8-3c07547a230f
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