Roundabout event with Meredith Monk, 1978

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Title
Roundabout event with Meredith Monk, 1978
Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Fractions (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections
Names
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Monk, Meredith (Composer)
Monk, Meredith (Performer)
Armitage, Karole (Dancer)
Burns, Louise Ann (Dancer)
Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Eginton, Meg (Dancer)
Fox, Lisa (Dancer)
Komar, Chris (Dancer)
Kovich, Robert (Dancer)
Self, Jim (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978
Table of Contents
Fractions, in progress, section 1 -- Karole Armitage solo -- Section 3 -- Ellen Cornfield solo / Canon section -- 4 women -- Double duet -- Fast tens -- Duet -- Finale section -- Merce Cunningham solo
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1832
Genres
Filmed dance.
Filmed performances
Notes
Content: Title, statement of responsibility and credits provided by cataloger, based on original container label.
Content: Contents and cast taken from handwritten note enclosed in original container.
Content: Time code visible in bottom right of picture.
Content: This performance is silent, but some faint recording studio sounds from the open reel-to-VHS transfer process are audible.
Creation/production credits: Musical accompaniment by Meredith Monk.
Venue: Recorded 1978 Roundabout Theatre Company, New York, NY.
Original version: Original format: 1 open reel videotape; 1/2 in.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Biographical/historical: Cunningham's Events are full evening presentations consisting of a selection from his group and solo works performed to music and decor specially arranged for that event. Each event is performed only once, and not meant to be repeated.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (31 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20200688
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 813c0020-e879-0131-05cd-3c075448cc4b
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roundabout event with Meredith Monk, 1978" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/83e1e640-e879-0131-cf5e-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roundabout event with Meredith Monk, 1978" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/83e1e640-e879-0131-cf5e-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Roundabout event with Meredith Monk, 1978 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/83e1e640-e879-0131-cf5e-3c075448cc4b

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Roundabout event with Meredith Monk, 1978