Merce Cunningham Dance Company Publicity Tape, 1996 Additional title: Ground level overlay (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: CRWDSPCR (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Enter (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Installations (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Beach birds for camera (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Changing steps (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Interviewee)Johns, Jasper, 1930- (Interviewee)Dean, Sherry (Interviewer)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1996
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6770
TopicsDance Forms 1.0 (computer program)Computer softwareModern dance
NotesContent: Title provided by cataloger, based on original container label; statement of responsibility and credits taken from content.Venue: Recorded 1996 (clips from various dates between 1989-1996). Various.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (23 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionA publicity tape highlighting performances as well as documentary and film projects created by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company between 1989 and 1996. The program includes excerpts from the following, in order of appearance: A 1995 interview of Merce Cunningham by CNN's Sherry Dean, centering on his use of Lifeforms computer software to create choreography; a performance of Ground Level Overlay given in Seattle in May 1996 (2:49).; CRWDSPCR, Berkeley, May 1994 (5:11); Enter (including a solo by Merce Cunningham), Paris, November, 1992 (7:57); Installations, Seattle, May 1996 (9:41); Sounddance, Berkeley, May 1994 (12:17); Beach Birds For Camera, 1993 (14:38); Changing Steps, 1989 (17:34); Cage/Cunningham, interview clips with Robert Rauschenberg and Jasper Johns, 1991 (19:05).
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 980348060NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21207924Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bd9d8bb0-771d-0136-4edd-3fcd2edc5e3a
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