Virtual focus, Peace talks, and, Interspecies smalltalk: performances of Polarity, August pace, and, Pictures by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, 1990

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Title
Virtual focus, Peace talks, and, Interspecies smalltalk: performances of Polarity, August pace, and, Pictures by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, 1990
Additional title: August pace (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Pictures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Polarity (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Behrman, David (Composer)
Pugliese, Michael (Composer)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990 (Questionable)
Table of Contents
Streaming file 1, side a: Polarity ["Virtual focus" / David] Tudor (0:00-26:28) -- Recording silence (26:29-29:47) -- [August pace] "Peace talks" / [Michael] Pugliese (29:48-46:08)
Streaming file 2, side b: [August pace] "Peace talks" continued / [Michael] Pugliese (0:00-9:59) -- Pictures ["Interspecies smalltalk" / David Behrman] (10:31-41:32)
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1523
Topics
Aleatory music
Electric violin
Electronic music
Frame drum music
Modern dance music
Percussion music
Sitar music
Vocalises
Behrman, David. Interspecies smalltalk
Pugliese, Michael. Peace talks
Tudor, David, 1926-1996. Virtual focus
Genres
Music
Live sound recordings
Notes
Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Polarity (1990), August pace (1989), and, Pictures (1984).
Content: Title and date provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original container, audition, and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.
Content: Handwritten note on original container: "MCDC - Polarity - Tudor ; Peace Talks - Pugliese 1st half cont on B ; P. Talks - cont ; Pictures - Behrman".
Venue: Recorded in performance in an unidentified location.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audiocassette (88 minutes) : analog
Sound quality is mostly good; the recording of Peace talks is split between the end of side a and the beginning of side b.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 933581977
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20868007
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e3b85b50-b94d-0133-6d89-3c07547a230f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1990: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Virtual focus, Peace talks, and, Interspecies smalltalk" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e5c37fe0-b94d-0133-147b-3c07547a230f

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Virtual focus, Peace talks, and, Interspecies smalltalk" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e5c37fe0-b94d-0133-147b-3c07547a230f

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1990). Virtual focus, Peace talks, and, Interspecies smalltalk Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e5c37fe0-b94d-0133-147b-3c07547a230f

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Virtual focus, Peace talks, and, Interspecies smalltalk