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Sounddance (1975): A Film by Charles Atlas

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Title
Sounddance (1975): A Film by Charles Atlas
Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Atlas, Charles (Director)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Set designer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Costume designer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Lighting designer)
Moore, Stephan (Musician)
Copeland, Katherine (Producer)
Alterman, Jarred (Cinematographer)
Fogel, Glen (Videographer)
Harlow, Mike (Videographer)
Messaros, Evan A (Sound designer)
Thorson, Josh (Production personnel)
Richards, Cathy (Production personnel)
Atlas, Charles (Editor)
Fogel, Glen (Editor)
Johnson, Josh (Associated name)
Byrne, Megan (Lighting designer)
Moore, Stephan (Associated name)
Finke, Anna (Costume designer)
Cunningham, Merce (Artistic director)
Cage, John (Director)
Swinston, Robert (Choreographer)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Musical director)
Carlson, Trevor (Director)
Wilhelms, Rebecca (Associated name)
Wichern, Lynn (Associated name)
Vaughan, David, 1924- (Associated name)
Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Collwes, Brandon (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Mizuta, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Cunningham Dance Foundation (Presenter)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2008
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4499
Topics
Modern dance
Genres
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Notes
Content: Title provided by cataloger, based on digital file content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from content.
Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; David Tudor, music (Untitled 1975/1994); Mark Lancaster, decor, costumes and lighting; Charles Atlas, director; Stephan Moore, musician; Katherine Copeland, line producer; Jarred Alterman, director of photography; Glen Fogel, Mike Harlow, additional cameras; Evan A. Messaros, utility/sound; Josh Thorson, Cathy Richards, production assistants; Charles Atlas, Glen Fogel, editing; Josh Johnson, production manager; Megan Byrne, lighting director; Stephan Moore, music recording; Anna Finke, wardrobe supervisor; Merce Cunningham, artistic director; John Cage (1912-1992), founding music director; Robert Swinston, assistant to the choreographer; Takehisa Kosugi, music director; Trevor Carlson, executive director; Rebecca Wilhelms, company manager; Lynn Wichern, director of finance; David Vaughan, archivist.
Performers: Cedric Andrieux, Lisa Boudreau, Brandon Collwes, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber. Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Venue: Recorded 2008. New York City.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Born digital
Extent: 1 video file (19 min.) : sound, color
Description
A film, directed by Charles Atlas, of the Merce Cunningham work Sounddance.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 930141485
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843136
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f17e4cc0-a99f-0133-15f4-60f81dd2b63c
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sounddance (1975)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2008. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/03b79dd0-a9a0-0133-5d02-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sounddance (1975)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/03b79dd0-a9a0-0133-5d02-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2008). Sounddance (1975) Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/03b79dd0-a9a0-0133-5d02-60f81dd2b63c

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Sounddance (1975)