Summerspace, and, Biped: performances in Paris, 1999-11-09/10Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Summerspace (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Bryars, Gavin (Instrumentalist)Dempster, Loren (Instrumentalist)Gottlieb, Jay (Instrumentalist)Hoogewerf, Wim (Instrumentalist)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Lively, David, 1953- (Instrumentalist)Woodrow, James (Instrumentalist)Bryars, Gavin (Composer)Feldman, Morton, 1926-1987 (Composer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1999-11-09Date Created: 1999-11-10
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1, Nov. 9: [Summerspace] Ixion / [Morton Feldman] (Jay Gottlieb, David Lively) (0:00-20:01) -- Audience applause (20:02-20:30) |||| Streaming file 2, Nov. 9: [Biped] Biped / [Gavin Bryars] (Gavin Bryars, Loren Dempster, Wim Hoogewerf, Takehisa Kosugi) (0:00-46:12) -- Audience applause and recording silence (46:13-48:04) |||| Streaming file 3, Nov. 10: [Summerspace] Ixion / [Morton Feldman] (Jay Gottlieb, David Lively) (0:00-21:13) -- Audience applause (21:14-21:35) |||| Streaming file 4, Nov. 10: [Biped] Biped / [Gavin Bryars] (Gavin Bryars, Loren Dempster, James Woodrow, Takehisa Kosugi) (0:00-47:35) -- Audience applause and recording silence (47:36-50:44)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTD-A 800
TopicsElectronic and cello musicElectronic and guitar musicElectronic and violin musicModern dance musicPiano music (4 hands)Bryars, Gavin. BipedFeldman, Morton, 1926-1987. Ixion
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, dates, location, and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original DAT containers.Content: Handwritten note on original DAT container no. 1: "Paris 11-9-99, Ixion + Biped ; Ixion - Jay Gottlieb, David Lively ; Biped - Gavin Bryars, Loren Dempster, Wim Hoogewerf, Takehisa Kosugi". Handwritten note on original DAT container no. 2: "Paris 11-10-99, Ixion + Biped ; Ixion - Jay Gottlieb, David Lively ; Biped - Gavin Bryars, Loren Dempster, James Woodrow, Takehisa Kosugi".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Summerspace (1958), and, Biped (1999).Numbering: Donor's inventory numbers: D241, and, D242.Performers: Jay Gottlieb, David Lively, musicians (Summerspace/Ixion) ; Gavin Bryars, Loren Dempster, Wim Hoogewerf, Takehisa Kosugi, James Woodrow, musicians (Biped).Venue: Recorded in performance in, Paris, France, 1999 November 9 and 10.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 2 audio DAT cassettes (141 minutes total) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereoSound quality is mostly good; audience sounds are occasionally audible throughout the recordings.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 894375534NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20334585Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c4097d0-b7da-0133-f999-3c07547a230f
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