Biped, and, Occasion piece: performance at the Lincoln Center [Festival], 1999-07-24

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Title
Biped, and, Occasion piece: performance at the Lincoln Center [Festival], 1999-07-24
Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Occasion piece (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce 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)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999-07-24
Table of Contents
Streaming file 1: Biped [Biped / Gavin Bryars] (John Kennedy, Jim O'Rourke, Takehisa Kosugi, Peter Weitzner, Anja Wood)
Streaming file 2: Audience applause and recording silence (0:00-1:17) -- Occasion piece [Music for Marcel Duchamp / John Cage (Stephen Drury)] (1:18-8:42)
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTD-A 777
Topics
Electronic and violin music
Modern dance music
Prepared piano music
Bryars, Gavin. Biped
Cage, John. Music for Marcel Duchamp
Genres
Music
Live sound recordings
Notes
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 7-24-99 ; Biped: John Kennedy - Keys, Peter [Weitzner] - Bass, Anja [Wood] - Cello, Jim O'Rourke - Guitar, [Takehisa] Kosugi - violin, percussion".
Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Biped, (1999), and, Occasion piece (1999).
Numbering: Donor's inventory number: D237.
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 24.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audio DAT cassette (61 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereo
Sound quality is mostly good; overall, recording volumes are slightly low.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 893979647
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20321384
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b968b450-b7d7-0133-b669-3c07547a230f
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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Biped, and, Occasion piece" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb726b10-b7d7-0133-88de-3c07547a230f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Biped, and, Occasion piece" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb726b10-b7d7-0133-88de-3c07547a230f

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1999). Biped, and, Occasion piece Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb726b10-b7d7-0133-88de-3c07547a230f

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Biped, and, Occasion piece