Beach birds, Inventions, and, Trackers: performances in Zurich, 1991-06-20/25Additional title: Beach birds (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Inventions (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Trackers (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesKosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Instrumentalist)Pugliese, Michael (Instrumentalist)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Recording engineer)Cage, John (Composer)Pimenta, Emanuel Dimas de Melo (Composer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-06-20 - 1991-06-25
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: Beach birds, performance 1 [Four³ / John Cage (Takehisa Kosugi, Rob Miller, Michael Pugliese, David Tudor)] |||| Streaming file 2: Inventions (short version), performance 1 [Sculptures musicales / Cage] |||| Streaming file 3: Brief audience applause -- Trackers [Gravitational sounds / Emanuel Dimas de Melo Pimenta (David Tudor)] |||| Streaming file 4: Brief audience applause -- Beach birds, performance 2 [Four³ / John Cage (Takehisa Kosugi, Rob Miller, Michael Pugliese, David Tudor)] |||| Streaming file 5: Brief audience applause -- Inventions (short version), performance 2 [Sculptures musicales / Cage]
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 674
TopicsAleatory musicElectronic musicModern dance musicPiano musicSound sculptureCage, John. Four⁶Cage, John. Sculptures musicalesPimenta, Emanuel Dimas de Melo. Gravitational sounds
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, date, location, and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten note on original DAT container and the performance programs.Content: Handwritten note on original DAT container: "Zurich ; 1991 ; Beach Birds, Inventions - short takes, Trackers, Beach Birds**, Inventions - short ; RM, DT, MP, TK".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Beach birds (1991), Inventions (1989), and Trackers (1991).Content: Sound quality is mostly good; volume levels are low for both recordings of Beach birds, there is audience applause at the end of streaming files 1-4, and at the start of files 3-5.Numbering: Donor's inventory number: D027.Performers: Takehisa Kosugi, Rob Miller, Michael Pugliese, and David Tudor, musicians.Venue: Recorded in performances in, Zurich, Switzerland, 1991 June [20-25]; [These performance dates were obtained from the Merce Cunningham Trust].Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audio DAT cassette (114 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereo
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 885206248NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20254000Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24899700-b72b-0133-ac4e-3c07547a230f
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