RainForest, August pace, and, excerpt of Pictures: performance at City Center, 1990-03-16Additional title: August pace (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Pictures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: RainForest (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Behrman, David (Composer)Pugliese, Michael (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.) (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-03-16
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1, side a: [August pace] "Peace talks" / [Michael Pugliese] (0:00-47:06) -- Recording silence (47:07-49:40) |||| Streaming file 2, side b: RainForest ["Rainforest no. 1" / David Tudor] (0:00-21:15) -- Audience applause (21:10-21:31) -- Pictures ["Interspecies smalltalk" / David Behrman] (21:32-31:50) -- Audience applause (29:30-31:50) -- Recording silence (31:51-34:08)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1507
TopicsAleatory musicElectric violinElectronic musicFrame drum musicModern dance musicPercussion musicVocalisesBehrman, David. Interspecies smalltalkPugliese, Michael. Peace talksTudor, David, 1926-1996. Rainforest, no. 1
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's RainForest (1968), August pace (1989), and, Pictures (1984).Content: Title, date, and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassette and container, and audition.Content: Handwritten note on original cassette, side a: "Peace Talks ; CC [City Center] 3/16/90 ; Good Rec, Perf - Great ; MP Dub". Handwritten note on original cassette, side b: "1990 Rainforest - City Center ". Handwritten note on original container: "MP + RM approves for CD ; Pictures!".Venue: Recorded in performance at City Center, New York, New York, 1990 March 16.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (84 minutes) : analogSound quality is mostly good; the recording of Peace talks ends abruptly which cuts off the end the performance, the recording of Interspecies smalltalk begins abruptly which cuts off the beginning of the performance, and audience applause overlaps the end of the Interspecies smalltalk performance.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 933581974NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20868004Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a6cc2710-b94d-0133-13cc-3c07547a230f
Rights StatementThis item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).
Item timeline of events