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Rainforest no. 1: performance of RainForest at City Center, 1989-03

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Title
Rainforest no. 1: performance of RainForest at City Center, 1989-03
Additional title: RainForest (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)
Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Recording engineer)
City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.) (Host)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989-03
Table of Contents
RainForest ["Rainforest no. 1" / David Tudor] (0:00-21:04) -- Audience applause and intermission sounds (21:05-28:40) -- Unidentified electronic music (28:41-31:53)
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1279
Topics
Aleatory music
Electronic music
Modern dance music
Genres
Music
Live sound recordings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: music by David Tudor.
Content: Title, date and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original cassette, audition, and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.
Content: Handwritten note on original cassette, side a: "Rainforest, City Center 3/89 ; Rec. by Rob [Miller]". Handwritten note on original container: "Rainforest, NYC City Center ; Kennedy Center ; Good Perspectives! 11/27/89".
Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's RainForest (1968).
Numbering: Donor's inventory number: C201.
Venue: Recorded in performance at City Center, New York, New York, 1989 [March].
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 (32 minutes) : analog
Sound quality is good; there is audience applause following RainForest.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 904456157
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20547414
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 27876980-b8b1-0133-dad0-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1989: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Rainforest no. 1" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2b886950-b8b1-0133-98ca-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Rainforest no. 1" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2b886950-b8b1-0133-98ca-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1989). Rainforest no. 1 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2b886950-b8b1-0133-98ca-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Rainforest no. 1