Peace talks: folk music source material

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Title
Peace talks: folk music source material
Additional title: August pace (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Pugliese, Michael (Associated name)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1220
Topics
Folk music -- Indonesia -- Bali (Province)
Folk music -- Cambodia
Folk music -- Ethiopia
Folk music -- India
Folk music -- Morocco
Folk music -- New Guinea
Music -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region
Pugliese, Michael. Peace talks
Genres
Music
Notes
Content: Contains folk music recordings used as source material in the music for Merce Cunningham's August pace (1989). Some of the songs were likely dubbed from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.
Content: Title provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassette and container, and audition.
Content: Handwritten note on original cassette: "Peace Talks - Source mat. on side A". Handwritten note on original container: "1) Bagana [begena] - Jew harp + voice Ethiopia ; 2) Itanembe[?] Africa, African unity drum song - Ethiopia ; 3) Nuer wire-strung harp - Ethiopia 4) Phlom sneng animal horn solo - Cambodia ; 5) Rabam Kragoak - Cambodia ; 6) Gambang suling - Bali (Gamelan) ; 7) Gnawa Dancers (Morocco) iron cymbals ; 8) Ahouache [dance] from Tata, 6 [illegible - bendir?] drums (Morocco) ; 9) Poril demon chants (New Guinea) ; 10) Karsan[?] - clan god festival music (India) mendhi[?] drum + log dr.[um] ; 11) Dito Endana - stilt dance, Kundi + Parai drums ; 12) Hill Maria dance, dabka frame drum w/ stick - 2 pieces ; 13) cymbal solo - Tibet". Handwritten sticker affixed to original container: "August Pace".
Numbering: Donor's inventory number: C015.
Venue: Recorded 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 (25 minutes) : analog
Sound quality is good.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 902642336
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20522318
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3824d60-b837-0133-4cf3-60f81dd2b63c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1989: Created
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Peace talks" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f7bd2ad0-b837-0133-641d-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Peace talks" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f7bd2ad0-b837-0133-641d-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1989). Peace talks Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f7bd2ad0-b837-0133-641d-60f81dd2b63c

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Peace talks