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Touchbase, and, Trackers : performance at City Center

Title
Touchbase, and, Trackers : performance at City Center, 1993-03-10.
Publication
[March 10, 1993].

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Benincasa, Rex
  • Crafton, Randy
  • Grossman, Kory
  • Tudor, David, 1926-1996
  • Pugliese, Michael.
  • Pimenta, Emanuel Dimas de Melo.
  • City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, donor.
Found In
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Description
2 streaming audio files (70 minutes total) : digital, stereo
Uniform Title
  • Touchbase (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Trackers (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Alternative Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Live sound recordings.
Note
  • Title, date, location and performers provided by cataloger based on audition, collection context and original performance program.
  • Sticker on original DAT container: "2". The "2" likely indicates the second performance from the series of Merce Cunningham Dance Company performances at City Center, March 9-21, 1993.
  • Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Touchbase (1993), and, Trackers (1991).
  • Sound quality is mostly good; streaming file 1 is recorded at a slightly low volume.
  • Donor's inventory number: D333.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at NYPL Research Libraries.
Source (note)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation,
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Contents
  • Streaming file 1: Recording silence (0:00-6:39) -- [Touchbase "Icebreeze" / Michael Pugliese (Rex Benincasa, Randy Crafton, Kory Grossman)] (6:40-33:42)
  • Streaming file 2: Recording silence (0:00-1:43) -- [Trackers "Gravitational sounds" / Emanuel Dimas de Melo Pimenta (David Tudor)] (1:44-34:30)
Call Number
*LTD-A 907 no. 1
OCLC
  • 900002519
  • 900002519
Title
Touchbase, and, Trackers : performance at City Center, 1993-03-10.
Production
[March 10, 1993].
Playing Time
003424 003524
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
Type of Carrier
audiocassette
online resource
Digital File Characteristics
audio file
Performer
Rex Benincasa, Randy Crafton, Kory Grossman, and David Tudor, musicians.
Event
Recorded in performance at City Center, New York, New York, [1993 March 10].
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at NYPL Research Libraries.
Original Version
Archival original: (1 audio DAT cassette (70 minutes) : digital, .3209 ips, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, two track, stereo) in *LTD-A 907.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Local Note
Transferred from original DAT cassette by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company; two preservation files were created based on content: D333a, and, D333b.
Source
Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Connect to:
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Added Author
Benincasa, Rex, instrumentalist.
Crafton, Randy, instrumentalist.
Grossman, Kory, instrumentalist.
Tudor, David, 1926-1996, instrumentalist.
Container of (work): Pugliese, Michael. Icebreeze.
Container of (work): Pimenta, Emanuel Dimas de Melo. Gravitational sounds.
City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, donor.
Added Title
Music for (work) : Touchbase (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Music for (work) : Trackers (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials.
Found In:
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Research Call Number
*LTD-A 907 no. 1
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