Research Catalog

Event no. 29

Title
Event no. 29 : lecture-demonstration, 1972-02-22 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
1972.

Available Online

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Description
1 streaming video file (26 min) : sound, black & white
Uniform Title
  • Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Canfield (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • TV rerun (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections.
Alternative Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Subject
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Music.
  • Video.
  • Lecture-demonstrations.
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
Note
  • Title, statement of responsibility and credits provided by cataloger, based on house program available in *MGZMD 196. Production personnel taken from end credits.
  • 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 John Cage, David Tudor & Gordon Mumma; lighting design by Richard Nelson; directed by Doug Beube; camera operated by Bruce Stanford.
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video.
Source (note)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation,
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 1948
OCLC
892735670
Title
Event no. 29 : lecture-demonstration, 1972-02-22 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Production
1972.
Country of Producing Entity
Canada.
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: (in order of introduction) Douglas Dunn, Sandra Neels, Susana Hayman-Chaffey, Ulysses Dove, Valda Setterfield, Chris Komar, Carolyn Brown, Nanette Hassall & Meg Harper.
Credits
Musical accompaniment by John Cage, David Tudor & Gordon Mumma; lighting design by Richard Nelson; directed by Doug Beube; camera operated by Bruce Stanford.
Event
Recorded 1972 February 22 Burton Auditorium, York University, Toronto, Canada.
System Details
Streaming video.
Original Version
Original format: 1 open reel videotape ; 1/2 in.
Summary
This Event features material from TV rerun and Canfield, during which Merce Cunningham gives a lecture-demonstration on the subject of choreography.
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.
Source
Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Connect to:
Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Cunningham, Merce, speaker.
Dunn, Douglas, 1942- dancer.
Neels, Sandra, dancer.
Hayman-Chaffey, Susana, dancer.
Dove, Ulysses, dancer.
Setterfield, Valda, dancer.
Komar, Chris, dancer.
Brown, Carolyn, 1927- dancer.
Hassall, Nanette, dancer.
Harper, Meg, dancer.
Cage, John, instrumentalist.
Tudor, David, 1926-1996, instrumentalist.
Mumma, Gordon, 1935- instrumentalist.
Nelson, Richard, 1938-1996, lighting designer.
Beube, Doug, director.
Stanford, Bruce, recordist.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company, dancer.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation donor.
Added Title
Container of (work): Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Container of (work): Canfield (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Container of (work): TV rerun (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Found In:
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 1948
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