Meredith Monk Nachtkultur

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Meredith Monk Nachtkultur
Monk, Meredith (Interviewee)
Monk, Meredith (Performer)
Bleckmann, Theo (Performer)
Geissinger, Katie (Performer)
Gonzalez, Ching (Performer)
Stucky, Erica (Interviewee)
Südwestrundfunk (Germany) (Producer)

Meredith Monk Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2004
Place: Baden-Baden
Publisher: SWR
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6655
Monk, Meredith
Stucky, Erica
Filmed performances
Performers: Meredith Monk, performer and interviewee; Theo Bleckmann, Katie Geissinger, Ching Gonzalez, performers; Erica Stucky, interviewee.
Funding: Cataloging funds provided by The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Acquisition: Gift; Meredith Monk and House Foundation for the Arts, 2006.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (VHS) (320 min) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Raw performance and interview footage with Meredith Monk as well as B-roll of the Stimmenfestival (buildings, crowds, venue lobbies, etc) for use in television programs about Monk and the festival. Monk performances include Wa-lie-oh, Jew's harp, and Insect (Songs from the hill), Click song no. 1 (Light songs), selections from Mercy (with Theo Bleckmann, Katie Gessinger, and Ching Gonzalez), Travelling and the Tale (Education of the girlchild), Madwoman's vision (Book of Days), Choosing Companions (Atlas), and excerpt of Facing North (with Bleckmann). Performance footage is on first two discs. Disc 3 has rehearsal footage with Monk, Bleckmann, Geissinger, and Gonzalez. Interview material is on Discs 2 and 4, with footage of a roundtable with artists including Monk and Erica Stucky.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 777001864
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19539087
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 86ef40c0-7b57-0138-4d62-0cbb48accf9a
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Meredith Monk Nachtkultur" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2004.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Meredith Monk Nachtkultur" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 15, 2024.

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Meredith Monk Nachtkultur