Four⁶: sound loop source material; and, songs copied from Laurie Anderson's Strange angels

More Details Cite This Item

View this item elsewhere:

Title
Four⁶: sound loop source material; and, songs copied from Laurie Anderson's Strange angels
Additional title: Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Anderson, Laurie, 1947- (Composer)
Anderson, Laurie, 1947- (Instrumentalist)
Cage, John (Associated name)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1996
Table of Contents
Streaming file 1: Sound loop for Four⁶ / John Cage
Streaming file 2: The dream before / Laurie Anderson (0:00-3:16) -- My eyes / Laurie Anderson (3:21-8:58) -- Hiawatha / Laurie Anderson (9:02-15:55)
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1298
Topics
Electronic music
Musique concrète
Progressive rock music
Synthpop (Music)
Anderson, Laurie, 1947- Strange angels
Cage, John. Four⁶
Genres
Music
Notes
Content: Contains source material used in the music for Merce Cunningham's Rondo (1996) that was dubbed over a copy of Laurie Anderson's Strange angels, 1989.
Content: Title provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original container, audition, and consultation with Jesse Stiles, former sound engineer with the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Content: Handwritten note on original container: "Four⁶ [outside] ; Laurie Anderson: Strange Angels, 1989 [inside]".
Numbering: Donor's inventory number: C331.
Venue: Recorded and dubbed in unidentified locations.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audio cassette (19 minutes) : analog
Sound quality is fair.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 913797657
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20730916
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f27d7800-b8d0-0133-05fa-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
This item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).

Item timeline of events

  • 1996: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Four⁶" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5d10e20-b8d0-0133-88bc-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Four⁶" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 21, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5d10e20-b8d0-0133-88bc-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1996). Four⁶ Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5d10e20-b8d0-0133-88bc-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5d10e20-b8d0-0133-88bc-60f81dd2b63c | title= (sound recording) Four⁶, (1996)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=January 21, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Four⁶