20th century romantic music: four contemporary suitesAdditional title: Pool of darkness (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Sultan, Grete (Instrumentalist)Cage, John (Composer)Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951 (Composer)Tucker, Tui St. George, 1924-2004 (Composer)Weber, Ben, 1916-1979 (Composer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1980 - 1989 (Questionable)
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: Five piano pieces, opus 23 / Arnold Schoenberg (0:00-13:53) -- Episodes / Ben Weber (14:02-28:45) -- Recording silence (28:46-31:29) |||| Streaming file 2: Perilous night / John Cage (0:00-13:37) -- Notes from the blue mountains / Tui St. George Tucker (13:56-43:30)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1288
TopicsModern dance musicPiano musicPrepared piano musicCage, John. Perilous nightSchoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951. Stücke, piano, op. 23Tucker, Tui St. George, 1924-2004. Works. SelectionsWeber, Ben, 1916-1979. Episodes
NotesContent: Title and performer provided by cataloger based on typed label and note on original cassette and container.Content: Typed label on original cassette, side a: "Grete Sultan, pianist ; 20th century romantic music : 4 contemporary suites ; 1. Five piano pieces, opus 23 by Arnold Schoenberg ; 2. Episodes by Ben Weber". Typed label on original cassette, side b: "Grete Sultan, pianist ; 3. Perilous night by John Cage ; 4. Notes from the blue mountains (Romanza, Moon & Pine sonata, Passacaglia for white Sunday, On a mountain road at summer's end) by Tui St. George Tucker". Typed note on original cassette container: "Grete Sultan, pianist ; A.2. - "Episodes by Ben Weber"; piano reduction of Ben Weber's orchestral work "Ballet" for Merce Cunningham's Pool of darkness."Content: Contains Episodes by Ben Weber, the music for Merce Cunningham's Pool of darkness (1950).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: C193.Performers: Grete Sultan, pianist.Venue: Recorded in an unidentified location.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio cassette (76 minutes) : analogSound quality is mostly good; overall recorded at low volumes.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 906061926NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20591817Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bcbfb870-b8b4-0133-cf42-60f81dd2b63c
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