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Merce Cunningham, Decades In Dance: A Chronology,2009

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Title
Merce Cunningham, Decades In Dance: A Chronology,2009
Additional title: Story (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Channels/Inserts (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Beach Birds For Camera (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Mondays With Merce ( Television program). Selections
Additional title: Merce Cunningham : a lifetime of dance (Television program). Selections
Additional title: Collaborators ( Television program). Selections
Names
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Interviewee)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Collection

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2009
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6717
Topics
Cunningham, Merce
Modern dance
Genres
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Interviews
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Cunningham Dance Foundation Inc 2009
Content: Title provided by cataloger, based on original DVD label; statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Creation/production credits: Edited by Christopher Young.
Venue: Recorded 2009. New York City.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Videodisc
Extent: 1 videodisc (DVD) (11 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Description
A tribute to Merce Cunningham's life and work, consisting of pre-existing interview and performance clips, created shortly after his death.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 969973912
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21162925
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7b993550-c25c-0135-1eca-0c3be1ea7f84
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Item timeline of events

  • 2009: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Merce Cunningham, Decades In Dance: A Chronology,2009" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2009. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/aec3dc50-ef99-0133-11f7-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Merce Cunningham, Decades In Dance: A Chronology,2009" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 31, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/aec3dc50-ef99-0133-11f7-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2009). Merce Cunningham, Decades In Dance: A Chronology,2009 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/aec3dc50-ef99-0133-11f7-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Merce Cunningham, Decades In Dance: A Chronology,2009