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Laurie Anderson's meltdown festival.

Title
Laurie Anderson's meltdown festival. [War Child gala concert?] [videorecording].
Publication
London, 1997.

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Moving imageRestricted use NCOV 3200Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT

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Additional Authors
  • Anderson, Laurie, 1947-
  • Reed, Lou
  • Wilson, Robert, 1941-
  • Knowles, Christopher, 1959-
  • Jones, Bill T
  • Glass, Philip
  • Royal Festival Hall (London, England)
  • War Child (Organization)
Description
1 videodisc (DVD) (42 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Concert from Laurie Anderson's Meltdown consisting predominantly of Lou Reed's performance. Anderson performs, followed by Lou Reed at ca. 6 min. Recording ends with curtain calls consisting of other participants in the festival.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation.
Series Statement
Robert Wilson Audio/Visual Collection
Alternative Title
  • Meltdown 1997
  • Melt down 1997
  • Rescue
Subjects
Genre/Form
Music – Performance.
Note
  • Donor's inventory number: MTD 01A.
  • Sources used: source recording label, ellipsis.com, Independent review.
  • Meltdown, an annual arts festival, was curated by Laurie Anderson in 1997. Laurie Anderson's meltdown ran from May 30-July 6, 1997. The Rescue gala benefit for War Child was the closing event.
Access (note)
  • Restricted to qualified researchers.
Indexed In (note)
  • Independent, "Review: multi-media Meltdown 'Rescue' gala Royal Festival Hall, SBC, London" etc.
Performer (note)
  • Laurie Anderson, Lou Reed.
  • Curtain calls only: Robert Wilson, Christopher Knowles, Bill T. Jones, Philip Glass...et al.
Event (note)
  • Videorecorded in performance at the Royal Festival Hall, London in July [6], 1997.
Call Number
NCOV 3200
OCLC
NYPG06-F81
Title
Laurie Anderson's meltdown festival. [War Child gala concert?] [videorecording].
Imprint
London, 1997.
Country of Producing Entity
Great Britain.
Series
Robert Wilson Audio/Visual Collection
Indexed In:
Independent, "Review: multi-media Meltdown 'Rescue' gala Royal Festival Hall, SBC, London" etc., p.15.
Access
Restricted to qualified researchers.
Cast
Laurie Anderson, Lou Reed.
Curtain calls only: Robert Wilson, Christopher Knowles, Bill T. Jones, Philip Glass...et al.
Event
Videorecorded in performance at the Royal Festival Hall, London in July [6], 1997.
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Added Author
Anderson, Laurie, 1947- performer.
Reed, Lou, performer.
Wilson, Robert, 1941- depicted.
Knowles, Christopher, 1959- depicted.
Jones, Bill T, depicted.
Glass, Philip, depicted.
Royal Festival Hall (London, England)
War Child (Organization)
Research Call Number
NCOV 3200
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