RainForest, and, Pictures: performance at the American Dance Festival at Duke University, 1988-07-23Additional title: Pictures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: RainForest (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Pugliese, Michael (Instrumentalist)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Recording engineer)Behrman, David (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)American Dance Festival (Associated name)Duke University (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1988-07-23 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: RainForest ["Rainforest no. 1" / David Tudor (Takehisa Kosugi, Tudor)], ends abruptly (0:00-20:46) -- Recording silence (20:47-21:55)Streaming file 2: Begins abruptly, Pictures ["Interspecies smalltalk" / David Behrman (Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese)]
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1269
TopicsAleatory musicComputer and violin musicElectronic musicModern dance musicBehrman, David. Interspecies smalltalkTudor, David, 1926-1996. Rainforest, no. 1
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesTitle, date, performers and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassette, audition, information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust, and performance program.Handwritten note on original cassette side a: "Rainforest ; Durham 1988 ; REM". Side b: "Pictures ; Durhman [Durham] ; Rec. by REM".Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's RainForest (1968), and, Pictures (1984).Sound quality is mostly good; streaming file 2 begins abruptly.Donor's inventory number: C196.Performers: Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese, David Tudor, musicians.Venue: Recorded in performance as part of the American Dance Festival at the Page Auditorium, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1988 [July 23].Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio cassette (53 minutes) : analogSound quality is mostly good; streaming file 2 begins abruptly.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 904257869NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20539399Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 024338b0-b8ae-0133-b9cc-60f81dd2b63c
Rights StatementThis 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