Rondo, and, Doubletoss: performance at the [Edison Theatre, Washington University] in St. Louis, 1997-02-02 ; and, music for DuetsAdditional title: Doubletoss (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Duets (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Behrman, David (Instrumentalist)King, John, 1953-2009 (Instrumentalist)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Tone, Yasunao (Instrumentalist)Cage, John (Composer)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.), Edison theatre (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1997-02-02
Table of ContentsRondo ["Four⁶" / John Cage] (Takehisa Kosugi, David Behrman, John King, Yasunao Tone) (0:00-30:53) -- Doubletoss ["Transfigurations" / Kosugi (Takehisa Kosugi)] (32:03-1:00:58) -- Recording silence (1:00:59-1:12:53) -- [Duets "Improvisation no.3" / John Cage] (1:12:54-1:30:22) -- Recording silence (1:30:23-2:00:00)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 788
TopicsAleatory musicBodhránElectronic and violin musicElectronic musicModern dance musicVocalises
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: "St. Louis Event ; 2/1/97 ; Kosugi, David Behrman, John King, Yasunao Tone".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Rondo (1996), Doubletoss (1993), and, Duets (1980).Numbering: Donor's inventory numbers: D218.Performers: David Behrman, John King, Takehisa Kosugi, and Yasunao Tone, musicians.Venue: Rondo and Doubletoss recorded in performance at the [Edison Theatre, Washington University] in, St. Louis, Missouri, 1997 February 2.Venue: The music for Duets "Improvisation III" was recorded in an unidentified location on an unknown date.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 (120 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereoSound quality is mostly good to fair; Doubletoss/Transfigurations is recorded at a low volume.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 897513675NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20492024Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a30959c0-b821-0133-d5bf-60f81dd2b63c
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