Event no. 164, 1976-04-08Additional title: TV rerun (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Canfield (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Scramble (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Torse (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Loops (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Cross currents (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
NamesCunningham, Merce (choreographer.)Cunningham, Merce (dancer.)Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (stage designer.)Johns, Jasper, 1930- (artist.)Cage, John (composer.)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (composer.)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (composer.)Armitage, Karole (dancer.)Attix, Karen (dancer.)Cornfield, Ellen (dancer.)Einsminger, Morgan (dancer.)Harper, Meg (dancer.)Hayman-Chaffey, Susana (dancer.)Kerr, Cathy (dancer.)Komar, Chris (dancer.)Kovich, Robert (dancer.)Kurshal, Raymond (dancer.)Moulton, Charles, 1954- (dancer.)Roess-Smith, Julie (dancer.)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 19760408
Table of ContentsReel 1 (63 min.) -- Reel 2 (38 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1921
GenresDanceMusicVideo.Filmed dance.Filmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.Title, statement of responsibility and credits provided by cataloger, based on house program available in *MGZMD 196.Time code visible in bottom right of picture.OR59 1" open reel videotape and VHS containers and the corresponding digital file are misidentified as Part 2.Creation/production credits: Designer: Mark Lancaster; Artistic Advisor: Jasper Johns; Musicians: John Cage, Takehisa Kosugi & David Tudor.Performers: Performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Karole Armitage, Karen Attix, Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Morgan Einsminger, Meg Harper, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, Cathy Kerr, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Raymond Kurshals, Charles Moulton & Julie Roess-Smith.Venue: Recorded 1976 April 8 NHK Hall, Shibuya-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.Original version: Original format: 2 open reel videotapes ; 1/2 in.System details: Streaming video.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description2 streaming video files (101 min)Sound, black & white
DescriptionThis Event features a performance of TV rerun and excerpts from Canfield, Scramble, Torse, Loops & Cross currents.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20279794Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bf2a46a0-314b-0132-5923-3c075448cc4b
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