A video event with Merce Cunningham, pt. 1 and pt. 2Additional title: Winterbranch (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Second hand (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: TV rerun (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Changing steps (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Landrover (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Signals (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)Harper, Meg (Dancer)Hayman-Chaffey, Susana (Dancer)Kerr, Catherine (Dancer)Komar, Chris (Dancer)Kovich, Robert (Dancer)Mehl, Brynar (Dancer)Moulton, Charles, 1954- (Dancer)Roess-Smith, Julie (Dancer)Setterfield, Valda (Dancer)Brockway, Merrill (Producer)Brockway, Merrill (Director)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1974
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Part 1. Merce Cunningham discusses events, spaces, rehearsals, teaching, and dancers, and is shown teaching a technique class. Winterbranch: excerpts. Second hand: Solo danced by Merce Cunningham. Sounddance: excerpts. TV rerun: four views of various sequences shown simultaneously by way of split television screen. - Part 2. Merce Cunningham discusses how he makes a dance and demonstrates the development of a phrase. Changing steps: excerpts. A solo, duo, trio, and quartet are shown simultaneously by way of split television screen. Landrover: excerpts from 2nd and 4th sections. Signals: trio and sextet featuring solos by Meg Harper.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4445Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2144 (former)
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesContent: Recorded at the CBS studio on May 10 and 11, 1974 and telecast by CBS-TV, New York on Camera three, October 27, 1974 and November 3, 1974. Produced and directed by Merrill Brockway.Statement of responsibility: Scenery: Jim Ryan.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY807013420-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158556Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e4675440-4aa7-0133-e95d-60f81dd2b63c
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