Nocturnes: rehearsalAdditional title: Nocturnes, pianoAdditional title: Nocturnes (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 (Composer)Joffrey Ballet School (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1964 (Questionable)
Table of ContentsNocturnes [no. 3] (0:00-2:51) -- Nocturnes [no. 5] (2:52-4:51) -- Nocturnes [no. 1] (4:59-7:40) -- Nocturnes [no. 4] (7:43-10:49) -- Nocturnes [no. 2] (10:52-13:40)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7-A 2417
TopicsModern dance musicPiano musicRehearsals
NotesStatement of responsibility: music by Erik Satie.Content: Title provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original reel hub and audition.Content: Handwritten note on original container: "Nocturnes ; Joffrey ; AL 64 ; 85 20" ; typed note on Sound Makers Inc. label: "[address] New York ; 7 1/2 IPS ; No. 1".Content: Contains music for Merce Cunningham's Nocturnes (1956).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: R012.Venue: Recorded possibly in rehearsal at the Joffrey [Ballet School] in, New York, New York, 1964.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.Action: Transferred from original open tape reel by the New York Public Library's Audio and Moving Image Preservation (PAMI) sound engineering staff at the Library for the Performing Arts on February 14, 2014. To create the streaming file, the sound engineers edited out the recording silences in the preservation file, thus the discrepancies in length between the preservation file and the streaming file.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (15 minutes) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono ; 7 in.Sound quality is fair as the recording level is low with a faint recording "hiss". Background sounds of the score's pages turning are audible.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 881254060NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20217494Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 84a8b4b0-b3fc-0133-272e-3c07547a230f
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