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Additional title: Ocean (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Collwes, Brandon (Dancer)
Toogood, Melissa (Dancer)
Desjardins, Emma (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Mizuta, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Culver, Andrew, 1953- (Composer)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
Behrman, David (Instrumentalist)
King, John, 1953 November 28- (Instrumentalist)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)
Skinner, Marsha (Designer)
Gallo, Suzanne (Costume designer)
Copp, Aaron (Lighting designer)
Florida Classical Orchestra (Instrumentalist)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2007-03-03
Table of Contents
Camera prep / dice roll (25 min.) -- Ocean (69 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3648
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Content: The performance begins approximately 25 min. into video; the end is clipped.
Creation/production credits: Music composed by Andrew Culver (Ocean 1-133) and David Tudor (Soundings: Ocean Diary) and performed by Florida Classical Orchestra, David Behrman, John King and Takehisa Kosugi; decor by Marsha Skinner; costumes by Suzanne Gallo; lighting by Aaron Copp.
Venue: Recorded 2003 March 3 Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, Miami, Florida.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (MiniDV) (94 min.) : sound, color
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 897054182
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20488476
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 81707ab0-66a5-0132-1bc7-3c075448cc4b
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ocean, 2007-03-03" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2007.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ocean, 2007-03-03" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 3, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2007). Ocean, 2007-03-03 Retrieved from

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Ocean, 2007-03-03