Biped, and, Occasion piece: performance at the Lincoln Center [Festival], 1999-07-21Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Occasion piece (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Drury, Stephen (Instrumentalist)Kennedy, John, 1959- (Instrumentalist)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)O'Rourke, Jim, 1969- (Instrumentalist)Weitzner, Peter (Instrumentalist)Wood, Anja (Instrumentalist)Bryars, Gavin (Composer)Cage, John (Composer)Lincoln Center Festival (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1999-07-21
Table of ContentsBiped [Biped / Gavin Bryars] (John Kennedy, Jim O'Rourke, Takehisa Kosugi, Peter Weitzner, Anja Wood) (0:00-50:11) -- Audience applause and recording silence (50:12-53:53) -- Occasion piece [Music for Marcel Duchamp / John Cage] (Stephen Drury) (53:54-1:01:23) -- Recording silence and audience applause (1:01:23-1:03:42)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 775
TopicsElectronic and violin musicModern dance musicPrepared piano musicBryars, Gavin. BipedCage, John. Music for Marcel Duchamp
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, date, location, and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original DAT container and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.Content: Handwritten note on original DAT container: "Lincoln Center 7-21-99 ; Biped: John Kennedy - Keys, Jim O'Rourke - Guit[ar], Takahisa [Takehisa] Kosugi - violin, Peter [Weitzner] - Bass, Anja [Wood] - Cello ; Occasion Piece: Stephen Drury".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Biped, (1999), and, Occasion piece (1999).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: D264.Performers: John Kennedy, Jim O'Rourke, Takehisa Kosugi, Peter Weitzner, Anja Wood, and Stephen Drury, musicians.Venue: Recorded in performance as part of the Lincoln Center [Festival] in, New York, New York, 1999 July 21.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio DAT cassette (64 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereoSound quality is mostly good; overall, recording volumes are slightly low.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 893979673NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20321383Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a1825080-b7d7-0133-bbe5-3c07547a230f
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