Event no. 695, and, no. 696: performances at the [Théâtre du Palais-Royale] in Paris, 2002-08-13/14Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Cage, John (Author)Cage, John (Speaker)Cunningham, Merce (Speaker)Vaughan, David, 1924- (Speaker)Théâtre du Palais-Royale (Paris, France) (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2002-08-13Date Created: 2002-08-14
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1, Aug. 13: Event [no. 695] (0:00-1:20:21) -- [Readings to accompany excerpt from How to pass, kick, fall and run] (57:21-1:20:21) -- Recording silence (1:20:22-1:22:37)Streaming file 2, Aug. 14: Event [no. 696] (0:00-1:22:18) -- [Readings to accompany excerpt from How to pass, kick, fall and run] (59:08-1:22:18)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 883
TopicsCage, JohnAleatory musicElectronic and violin musicElectronic musicModern dance music
GenresMusicLive sound recordingsSpeeches
NotesContent: Title, dates, location and speakers provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original DAT cassettes, audition and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.Content: Handwritten note on original DAT cassette no. 1: "Paris Event ; 8-13-02". Handwritten note on original DAT cassette no. 2: "Paris Event ; 8-13-02".Content: Contains the music and accompaniment for two of Merce Cunningham's Events; includes John Cage, Merce Cunningham and David Vaughan reading selections from John Cage's Silence: lectures and writings (Middletown, Conn., Wesleyan University Press, 1961), and A year from Monday: new lectures and writings (Middletown, Conn., Wesleyan University Press, 1967). These readings are the original accompaniment for Merce Cunningham's How to pass, kick, fall and run (1965).Numbering: Donor's inventory numbers: D402, and, D343.Venue: Recorded in performances at the [Théâtre du Palais-Royale] in, Paris, France, 2002 August 13 and 14.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 2 audiocassettes (DAT) (165 minutes total) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereoSound quality is good.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 897514133NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20492048Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 59d9dfc0-b823-0133-e7ef-60f81dd2b63c
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