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Poppa piece bible scene (grandpa) ; kamikaze tape.

Title
Poppa piece [sound recording] : bible scene (grandpa) ; kamikaze tape.
Author
Wieselman, Doug.
Publication
[Between 1990 and 1992].

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AudioPermit needed *MGZTL 4-2817 JRCPerforming Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Additional Authors
  • Kamikaze Ground Crew (Musical group)
  • Estate of Jerome Robbins. dnr
Found In
Jerome Robbins Collection
Description
1 sound disc (ca. 37 min.) : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
Jerome Robbins Collection. Audio materials.
Subject
Note
  • Not dated. The first 5 min. of the tape contains an instrumental composition by Doug Wieselman for Jerome Robbins's autobiographical theater work Poppa piece. This is one of a series of tapes, made between 1990 and 1992, on which Wieselman recorded musical ideas for scenes in Poppa piece. The remainder of the tape contains a recording of a concert by the band Kamikaze Ground Crew, featuring Wieselman.
  • Sound quality is good, but there are breaks and brief gaps in the recording.
  • Title from original container label.
Access (note)
  • Permission required.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation was funded by the Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Source (note)
  • Estate of Jerome Robbins
Biography (note)
  • Poppa piece was an autobiographical work created by Jerome Robbins, incorporating music by Doug Wieselman, with lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, choreography by Robbins, and dialogue by John Wiedman. Planned and developed over many years, Poppa piece was rehearsed in workshops at the Lincoln Center Theater in 1991, but was never produced.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: Jerome Robbins Collection. Audio materials.
Call Number
*MGZTL 4-2817 JRC
OCLC
768433454
Author
Wieselman, Doug.
Title
Poppa piece [sound recording] : bible scene (grandpa) ; kamikaze tape.
Imprint
[Between 1990 and 1992].
Access
Permission required.
Original Version
Original format : 1 sound cassette (ca. 37 min.; 1 7/8 in. per sec.; 2 channels). Originally recorded between 1990 and 1992.
Funding
Preservation was funded by the Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Biography
Poppa piece was an autobiographical work created by Jerome Robbins, incorporating music by Doug Wieselman, with lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, choreography by Robbins, and dialogue by John Wiedman. Planned and developed over many years, Poppa piece was rehearsed in workshops at the Lincoln Center Theater in 1991, but was never produced.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: Jerome Robbins Collection. Audio materials.
Local Note
Archive original: *MGZTCO 3-2817 JRC
Source
Gift; Estate of Jerome Robbins, 1999. NN-PD
Added Author
Kamikaze Ground Crew (Musical group)
Estate of Jerome Robbins. Donor
Added Title
Jerome Robbins Collection. Audio materials.
Found In:
Jerome Robbins Collection
Research Call Number
*MGZTL 4-2817 JRC
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