Research Catalog

Event no. 118 : tape 1

Title
Event no. 118 : tape 1, 1975-02-15 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
1975.

Available Online

NYPL Digital Collections

Details

Additional Authors
  • Cunningham, Merce
  • Monk, Meredith
  • Cornfield, Ellen
  • Kerr, Catherine
  • Komar, Chris
  • Harper, Meg
  • Hayman-Chaffey, Susana
  • Mehl, Brynar
  • Moulton, Charles
  • Kovich, Robert
  • Setterfield, Valda
  • Roess-Smith, Julie
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Company, dancer.
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation donor.
Found In
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Description
1 streaming video file (36 min) : sound, black & white
Uniform Title
  • Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Loops (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections.
  • Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham).
  • Landrover (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections.
Alternative Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Music.
  • Video.
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
Note
  • Title and statement of responsibility taken from house program available in *MGZMD 196.
  • Title on original container: "Studio event with Meredith Monk."
  • Picture very dark; quality is poor throughout.
  • Time code visible in bottom right of picture.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Musical accompaniment by Meredith Monk. Note from house program: "Selected music for voice and electric organ -- 1967 to 1975 including: 'porch,' 'tower,' 'understreet,' 'what does it mean,' 'fat stream,' 'mill,' 'lead and feathers at the edge,' 'do you be?'"
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video.
Source (note)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation,
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Contents
Merce Cunningham solo with chair -- Sounddance -- Merce Cunningham solo with chair -- Landrover #1 (Contents taken from handwritten note enclosed in original container.)
Call Number
*MGZIDF 1797
OCLC
880332108
Title
Event no. 118 : tape 1, 1975-02-15 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Production
1975.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Catherine Kerr, Chris Komar, Meg Harper, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, Brynar Mehl, Charles Moulton, Robert Kovich, Valda Setterfield & Julie Roess-Smith.
Credits
Musical accompaniment by Meredith Monk. Note from house program: "Selected music for voice and electric organ -- 1967 to 1975 including: 'porch,' 'tower,' 'understreet,' 'what does it mean,' 'fat stream,' 'mill,' 'lead and feathers at the edge,' 'do you be?'"
Event
Recorded 1975 February 15 Merce Cunningham Dance Studio at Westbeth, New York, NY.
System Details
Streaming video.
Original Version
Original format: 1 open reel videotape ; 1/2 in.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Summary
This Event includes material from Loops, Sounddance and Landrover. It was recorded on two tapes. See *MGZIDF 1805 for tape 2.
Source
Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Connect to:
NYPL Digital Collections
Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Cunningham, Merce, dancer.
Monk, Meredith, composer.
Monk, Meredith, performer.
Cornfield, Ellen, dancer.
Kerr, Catherine, dancer.
Komar, Chris, dancer.
Harper, Meg, dancer.
Hayman-Chaffey, Susana, dancer.
Mehl, Brynar, dancer.
Moulton, Charles, dancer.
Kovich, Robert, dancer.
Setterfield, Valda, dancer.
Roess-Smith, Julie, dancer.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company, dancer.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation donor.
Added Title
Container of (work): Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Container of (work): Loops (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections.
Container of (work): Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham).
Container of (work): Landrover (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Found In:
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 1797
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