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[Music videos]
Irwin, Bill, 1950- (Performer)
Paik, Nam June, 1932-2006 (Videographer)
Byrne, David, 1952- (Director)
Reich, Steve, 1936- (Composer)
Reich, Steve, 1936- (Performer)
Cage, John (Composer)
Anderson, Laurie, 1947- (Composer)
Stamberg, Susan, 1938- (Host)
Marclay, Christian (Videographer)
Basil, Toni (Director)
Glass, Philip (Composer)
Sanborn, John (Videographer)
Winkler, Dean (Videographer)
Logue, Joan (Producer)
Kriegman, Mitchell (Videographer)
Adair, Tom (Producer)
Flying Lizards (Musical group) (Composer)
Talking Heads (Musical group) (Composer)
Kitchen Center for Video, Music, Dance, Performance, Film, and Literature (New York, N.Y.) (Producer)
Walker Art Center (Producer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1985
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: The dancing man (approx. 3 min.). Video: Mitchell Kriegman. Perf. by Bill Irwin. -- The women's group (approx. 3 min.). An After Image/Channel Four Production. Music: The Flying Lizards. Images: Chic Pix. -- Lake Placid 80 (approx. 2 min.). Video: Nam June Paik. -- Record players (approx. 3 min.). Video: Christian Marclay. -- Once in a lifetime (approx. 4 min.). Total video concept/performance: David Byrne. Directors: Toni Basil and David Byrne. Music: The Talking Heads. -- TV commercials for artists (approx. 2 min.). Producer/director: Joan Logue. Co-produced by The Kitchen, New York. Perf. by Steve Reich, Nam June Paik, John Cage, and Laurie Anderson. -- Act III (approx. 7 min.). Video: John Sanborn and Dean Winkler. Music: Philip Glass (from The photographer).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8687
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3271 (former)
Televised dance
Televised performances
Television programs
Venue: Telecast on the Alive from Off-Center series (program #108), produced by KTCA-TV/Minneapolis-St. Paul and Walker Art Center. Producer: Tom Adair. Executive producer: Melinda Ward. Executive in charge: Gerald Richman. Writer: Art Silverman. Host: Susan Stamberg.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Sampling of unconventional music videos.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926022815-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172021
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7f078ce0-8c00-0135-3206-29ad694a60b3
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1985: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Music videos]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Music videos]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 16, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). [Music videos] Retrieved from

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[Music videos]