Shards, and, Pictures: performance at the Joyce Theater, 1988-03Additional title: Pictures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Shards (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesMerce Cunningham Dance Company (Associated name)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)Pugliese, Michael (Instrumentalist)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Instrumentalist)Miller, Rob (Robert E.) (Recording engineer)Behrman, David (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Joyce Theater (New York, N.Y.) (Host)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1988-03-12 - 1988-03-13 (Questionable)
Table of ContentsStreaming file 1: Shards ["Webwork" / David Tudor (Tudor)] (0:00-25:50) -- Begins abruptly, Pictures ["Interspecies smalltalk" / David Behrman (Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese)] (25:52-29:47) |||| Streaming file 2: Begins abruptly, Pictures ["Interspecies smalltalk" / David Behrman (Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese)]
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1284
TopicsAleatory musicComputer and violin musicElectronic musicModern dance musicMusique concrèteBehrman, David. Interspecies smalltalkTudor, David, 1926-1996. Webwork
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesContent: Title, date, performers, and location provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original cassette and insert, performance program, and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.Content: Handwritten note on original cassette, side a: "David Tudor - SHARDS ; 3/88 ; Rec. by R. Miller". Side b: "Pictures 3/88 Full mix ; matinee".Content: Handwritten insert on scratch pad paper from Hilton Hotel, Glendale: "Full mix 3/88 matinee ; Kosugi mix better. ; no silence 15'12 pt. II, 29'45" ; at. 21-22 mdw. pitches ; at. 27" scratchy sound".Content: Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Shards (1987), and, Pictures (1984).Numbering: Donor's inventory number: C179.Performers: Takehisa Kosugi, Michael Pugliese, and David Tudor, musicians.Venue: Recorded in a matinee performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, New York, 1988 March [12 or 13?].Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Citation/reference: Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (62 minutes) : analogSound quality is mostly good; streaming file 2 begins abruptly and there is a low hum throughout the recording.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 904257845NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20539404Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7e66db80-b8ae-0133-55be-60f81dd2b63c
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