Tango: and, vocal rehearsal clipAdditional title: Letter to Erik SatieAdditional title: Tango (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Cage, John (Singer)Cage, John (Composer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1978 (Questionable)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7-A 2418
TopicsAleatory musicModern dance musicVocalises
NotesStatement of responsibility: music by John Cage.Content: Title provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original container.Content: Handwritten note on original container: "TANGO ; Cage Solo II ; 4 TK, 4 Channel ; start at 0:22".Content: The original reel labeled Cage solo I, was found to be blank during preservation reformatting. Other copies of Cage solo I, were not found in the donated collection.Content: Contains the music used for Merce Cunningham's Tango (1978).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: R045.Performers: John Cage, vocalist.Venue: Date and recording location unidentified.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (4 minutes) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 4 track, mono ; 5 in. rewound onto an archival 7 in. reel
DescriptionPart 1 contains Letter to Erik Satie as a two-channel mix of the four-track original reel. The preservation sound engineer made the mix decisions for this file as follows: "With a soundfield described as being 180° -- 0° being the center, -90° being left, and +90° being right -- this access copy was mixed down from the original as follows: Track 1: panned -90° ; Track 2: panned -22° ; Track 3: panned +90° ; Track 4: panned +22°."Part 2 contains a brief rehearsal of a solo voice component of Letter to Erik Satie.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 881254002NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20217498Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a88ec340-b3fc-0133-3fa4-3c07547a230f
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