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Rondo [and] Scenario no. 2 [rehearsal]

Title
Rondo [and] Scenario no. 2 [electronic resource] : [rehearsal] / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
1997.

Available Online

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham archive.
Description
1 streaming video file (75 min.) : sd., col.
Series Statement
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Uniform Title
  • Scenario (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
  • Dance rehearsals.
Note
  • Note on original container: SL [i.e. stage left].
  • The picture is very dark on some parts of the video.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, Dec. 9, 1997.
Biography (note)
  • Scenario premiered Oct. 14, 1997, with a musical score by Takehisa Kosugi. Rondo premiered June 2, 1996, with a musical score by John Cage.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Contents
Rondo (32 min.) -- Scenario no. 2 (43 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDF 1991
Title
Rondo [and] Scenario no. 2 [electronic resource] : [rehearsal] / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Imprint
1997.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Performer
Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Maydelle Fason, Jean Freebury, Foofwa d'Imobilité [i.e. Frédéric Gafner], Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien, and others.
Event
Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, Dec. 9, 1997.
Summary
This video features run-throughs of Rondo and Scenario, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment.
Biography
Scenario premiered Oct. 14, 1997, with a musical score by Takehisa Kosugi. Rondo premiered June 2, 1996, with a musical score by John Cage.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIDVD 5-446.
The rehearsal is filmed from an angle that does not show the entire studio.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Boudreau, Lisa, dancer.
Caley, Thomas, dancer.
Freebury, Jean, dancer.
Gafner, Frédéric, dancer.
Cole, Michael Eugene, dancer.
Fason, Maydelle, dancer.
Mohr, Matthew D., dancer.
Ogan, Banu, dancer.
Phillips, Jared, dancer.
Steele, Jeannie K., dancer.
Swan, Derry, dancer.
Swinston, Robert, dancer.
Therrien, Cheryl, dancer.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Added Title
Scenario (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Found In:
Merce Cunningham archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-446 (former)
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