Roaratorio: performances at Palais des papes, 1985-07-18/19

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Title
Roaratorio: performances at Palais des papes, 1985-07-18/19
Additional title: Circus on
Additional title: Roaratorio (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Cage, John (Composer)
RMG, Palais des papes (Host)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985-07-18
Date Created: 1985-07-19
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 1657
Topics
Aleatory music
Folk dance music -- Ireland
Modern dance music
Musique concrète
Vocalises
Genres
Music
Live sound recordings
Notes
Content: Contains music for Merce Cunningham's Roaratorio (1983).
Content: Title, dates, and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassettes and containers, and information obtained from the Merce Cunningham Trust.
Content: Handwritten note on original cassette and container no. 1: "Elliot? 7/18 Roaratorio ; PA Feed (not mixed) ; Dolby B ; 85.07.18". Handwritten note on original cassette and container no. 2: "Elliot ; Roar 85.07.19 ; PA Feed ; Dolby B".
Venue: Recorded in live performances at [Palais des papes] in, Avignon, France, 1985 July 18 and 19.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 2 audiocassettes (122 minutes total) : analog
Sound quality is mostly good; recordings on streaming files for both side a's end abruptly, and the recordings for both side b's contain audience applause.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 933582271
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20868029
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5d161230-b94f-0133-7925-3c07547a230f
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Item timeline of events

  • 1985: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Roaratorio" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985 - 1985. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/5efa6170-b94f-0133-64fa-3c07547a230f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Roaratorio" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/5efa6170-b94f-0133-64fa-3c07547a230f

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1985 - 1985). Roaratorio Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/5efa6170-b94f-0133-64fa-3c07547a230f

Wikipedia Citation

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Roaratorio