News report on "Celebrate Cage": the Merce Cunningham Dance Company benefit, on Morning edition, National Public Radio. 1989-05-26, No. 890526, 1989-05-26

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Title
News report on "Celebrate Cage": the Merce Cunningham Dance Company benefit, on Morning edition, National Public Radio. 1989-05-26, No. 890526, 1989-05-26
Additional title: Morning edition
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Cunningham, Merce (Interviewee)
Edwards, Bob, 1947- (Host)
Hillel, Lars (Reporter)
Lucier, Alvin (Commentator)
Pugliese, Michael (Commentator)
Summers, Andy (Commentator)
National Public Radio (U.S.) (Broadcaster)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989-05-26
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1416
Topics
Cage, John -- Rozart mix
Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Benefit performances
Genres
Special events radio coverage
Interviews
Notes
Content: Title, date and location provided by cataloger based on typed note on original cassette and container, audition, and original benefit program.
Content: Typed note on original container and cassette: "NPR- Morning Edition: Merce Cunningham, John Cage ; #890526 ; ℗ 1989 ; National Public Radio".
Venue: Recorded for broadcast on NPR in an unidentified location.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audiocassette (8 minutes) : analog
Sound quality is good.
Description
Program host, Bob Edwards, introduces Merce Cunningham and John Cage, including the previous night's "Celebrate Cage" benefit for the Merce Cunningham Dance Company; Lars Hillel reports on Cage's tape loops for his Rozart mix (1965); Alvin Lucier briefly describes the splicing process; Michael Pugliese reads Cage's original instruction for Rozart mix and speaks about using chance procedure to create his own tape loop for the benefit performance; Hillel reports on the benefit, its attendees and the performance; Andy Summers speaks about his own tape loop; Cunningham briefly speaks about Cage's compositional process and their collaboration; Edwards makes program credit announcements.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 913890541
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20732295
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 81390c40-b8f3-0133-c173-60f81dd2b63c
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MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "News report on "Celebrate Cage"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/84c715d0-b8f3-0133-8d56-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "News report on "Celebrate Cage"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/84c715d0-b8f3-0133-8d56-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1989). News report on "Celebrate Cage" Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/84c715d0-b8f3-0133-8d56-60f81dd2b63c

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News report on "Celebrate Cage"