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Cage/Cunningham

Title
Cage/Cunningham [electronic resource] / produced by the Cunningham Dance Foundation in association with La Sept ; directed and edited by Elliot Caplan ; choreography by Merce Cunningham ; music by John Cage and others ; written by David Vaughan.
Publication
West Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, c1991.

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Description
1 streaming video file (95 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Marilyn Dean Schwalm, additional copy.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Music.
  • Video.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Performer (note)
  • Interviewees: John Cage, Merce Cunningham, Nam June Paik, Robert Rauschenberg, Viola Farber, Carolyn Brown, Alvin Lucier, Christian Wolff, La Monte Young, Gordon Mumma, Rudolf Nureyev, M.C. Richards, Michel Guy, Doris Dennison, David Tudor, Jasper Johns, Frank Stella, Irwin Kremen, Bonnie Bird, Virgil Thomson, Marianne Preger Simon, Remy Charlip.
  • Also appearing on camera: Edwin Denby.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 3755
ISBN
1561274011
OCLC
  • 51764739
  • 51764739
Title
Cage/Cunningham [electronic resource] / produced by the Cunningham Dance Foundation in association with La Sept ; directed and edited by Elliot Caplan ; choreography by Merce Cunningham ; music by John Cage and others ; written by David Vaughan.
Imprint
West Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, c1991.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Performer
Interviewees: John Cage, Merce Cunningham, Nam June Paik, Robert Rauschenberg, Viola Farber, Carolyn Brown, Alvin Lucier, Christian Wolff, La Monte Young, Gordon Mumma, Rudolf Nureyev, M.C. Richards, Michel Guy, Doris Dennison, David Tudor, Jasper Johns, Frank Stella, Irwin Kremen, Bonnie Bird, Virgil Thomson, Marianne Preger Simon, Remy Charlip.
Summary
Documentary on composer John Cage and choreographer Merce Cunningham at work and at leisure, filmed over an eight-year period and supplemented by archival footage spanning their fifty-year collaboration. In interviews captured at different times and places, Cage, Cunningham, and performers, composers, artists, and other associates discuss aspects of their professional and personal interactions. Dance and music excerpts, recorded in performance and rehearsal, demonstrate the richness and variety of their productions. Full information on these excerpts appears at the end of the program.
Performer
Also appearing on camera: Edwin Denby.
Local Note
Former classmarks: *MGZIDVD 5-2142 / *MGZIA 4-3045.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Cage, John. Interviewee. Composer. Performer
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Cunningham, Merce, dancer.
Cunningham, Merce, interviewee.
Paik, Nam June, 1932-2006. Interviewee
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008. Interviewee
Farber, Viola. ive, dancer.
Brown, Carolyn, 1927- ive, dancer.
Lucier, Alvin. Interviewee
Wolff, Christian, 1934- Interviewee
Young, La Monte. Interviewee
Mumma, Gordon, 1935- Interviewee
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993. Interviewee
Richards, Mary Caroline. Interviewee
Guy, Michel. Interviewee
Tudor, David, 1926-1996. Interviewee
Johns, Jasper, 1930- Interviewee
Stella, Frank. Interviewee
Bird, Bonnie. Interviewee
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989. Interviewee
Preger-Simon, Marianne, 1929- Interviewee
Charlip, Remy. Interviewee
Caplan, Elliot. Director
Vaughan, David, 1924- Author
Dennison, Doris. Interviewee
Kremen, Irwin. Interviewee
Denby, Edwin, 1903-1983. Depicted
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Cunningham Dance Foundation.
SEPT (Television station : France)
Kultur International Films.
DHCA.
Added Title
Gift of Marilyn Dean Schwalm, additional copy.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 3755
*MGZIA 4-3045 (former)
*MGZIDVD 5-2142 (former)
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