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Beach birds, Ground level overlay, [and] Rondo

Title
Beach birds, Ground level overlay, [and] Rondo [electronic resource] / [presented by] the Merce Cunningham Dance Company; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
1996.

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham archive.
Description
1 streaming video file (107 min.) : sd., col.
Series Statement
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Uniform Title
  • Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Beach birds (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Ground level overlay (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Beach birds begins at 5 min. into the video.
  • The recording of this performance does not include the sound scores for the pieces; instead, the audio track records voices from the control room during the performance.
  • Filmed in wide shot. The picture quality is poor and dark on some parts of the recording.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Beach birds. Costumes by Marsha Skinner.
  • Ground level overlay. Decor by Leonardo Drew. Costumes by Suzanne Gallo.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at Kobenhavns & Internationale Dansefestival, Copenhagen, Denmark, on Aug. 11, 1996.
Biography (note)
  • Beach birds and Rondo had scores by John Cage. Ground level overlay had a score by Stuart Dempster.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Contents
Beach birds / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (32 min.) -- Ground level overlay / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (36 min.) -- Rondo / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, Banu Ogan, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (36 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDF 3595
Title
Beach birds, Ground level overlay, [and] Rondo [electronic resource] / [presented by] the Merce Cunningham Dance Company; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Imprint
1996.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Credits
Beach birds. Costumes by Marsha Skinner.
Ground level overlay. Decor by Leonardo Drew. Costumes by Suzanne Gallo.
Performer
Performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien.
Event
Videotaped in performance at Kobenhavns & Internationale Dansefestival, Copenhagen, Denmark, on Aug. 11, 1996.
Biography
Beach birds and Rondo had scores by John Cage. Ground level overlay had a score by Stuart Dempster.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIDVD 5-1372.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Bartosik, Kimberly, dancer.
Boudreau, Lisa, dancer.
Caley, Thomas, dancer.
Cole, Michael Eugene, dancer.
Freebury, Jean, dancer.
Gafner, Frédéric, dancer.
Laudisio, China, dancer.
Mohr, Matthew D., dancer.
Ogan, Banu, dancer.
Phillips, Jared, dancer.
Rumsey, Glen, dancer.
Steele, Jeannie K., dancer.
Swan, Derry, dancer.
Swinston, Robert, dancer.
Therrien, Cheryl, dancer.
Skinner, Marsha, dancer.
Gallo, Suzanne. Costume designer
Drew, Leonardo. Designer
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Added Title
Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Beach birds (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Ground level overlay (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Found In:
Merce Cunningham archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-1372 (former)
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