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Touchbase [and] Sounddance
Additional title: Touchbase (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Pugliese, Michael (Composer)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
Bartosik, Kimberly (Dancer)
Caley, Thomas (Dancer)
Cole, Michael Eugene (Dancer)
Diamond, Emma (Dancer)
Freebury, Jean (Dancer)
Gafner, Frédéric (Dancer)
Good, Alan (Dancer)
Ogan, Banu (Dancer)
Rumsey, Glen (Dancer)
Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Weaver, Jenifer (Dancer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Designer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1994-03-19
Table of Contents
Touchbase / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Frédéric Gafner, Alan Good, Banu Ogan, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Jenifer Weaver (28 min.) -- Sounddance / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Emma Diamond, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Jenifer Weaver (21 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3165
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-364 (former)
Modern dance
Touchbase (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Filmed in wide shot. Poor picture quality.
Creation/production credits: Touchbase. Music by Michael Pugliese (Icebreeze). Design by Mark Lancaster.
Creation/production credits: Sounddance. Music by David Tudor. Design by Mark Lancaster.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at City Center, New York City, on Mar. 19, 1994.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (49 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16295813
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ee1f190-e882-0131-8e30-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1994: Created
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Touchbase [and] Sounddance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1994.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Touchbase [and] Sounddance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 14, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1994). Touchbase [and] Sounddance Retrieved from

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Touchbase [and] Sounddance