Research Catalog

Biped : rehearsal, and, performance at Zellerbach Hall

Title
Biped : rehearsal, and, performance at Zellerbach Hall, 1999-04-23 / music by Gavin Bryars.
Author
Bryars, Gavin
Publication
April 23, 1999.

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Bryars, Gavin
  • Dempster, Loren
  • Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938-
  • Woodrow, James
  • Cunningham, Merce.
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
  • Zellerbach Hall (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, donor.
Found In
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Description
1 streaming audio file (92 minutes) : digital, stereo
Alternative Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Live sound recordings.
  • Modern dance music.
Note
  • Contains the music for Merce Cunningham's Biped (1999).
  • Title, date and performers provided by cataloger based on handwritten notes on original DA8, audition, and information provided by the Merce Cunningham Trust.
  • Handwritten note on original DA8: "Rehearsal 4-23-99 Take One ; Premier Performance 4-23-99 Take 2".
  • Sound quality is good.
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
Biped, rehearsal / Gavin Bryars (Gavin Bryars, James Woodrow , Loren Dempster, and Takehisa Kosugi) (0:00-45:16) -- Biped, premiere performance / Bryars (Bryars, Woodrow , Dempster, and Kosugi) (45:22-1:32:08)
Call Number
*LTD-A 937
OCLC
952487496
Author
Bryars, Gavin, composer.
Title
Biped : rehearsal, and, performance at Zellerbach Hall, 1999-04-23 / music by Gavin Bryars.
Production
April 23, 1999.
Playing Time
013208
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
Type of Carrier
audiocassette
online resource
Digital File Characteristics
audio file
Performer
[Gavin Bryars, James Woodrow , Loren Dempster, and Takehisa Kosugi], musicians.
Event
Recorded in rehearsal and performance at Zellerbach Hall in, Berkeley, California, 1999 April 23.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming audio only on site at NYPL Research Libraries.
Original Version
Archival original: (1 audio DA8 cassette (92 minutes) : digital, 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, eight track, mono) in *LTD-A 937.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Local Note
Transferred from original DA8 cassette by George Blood Audio on March 26, 2015.
Original DA8 cassette contains 8 recording streams. The New York Public Library's Audio and Moving Image Preservation (PAMI) sound engineering staff at the Library for the Performing Arts created a composite audio file consisting of all 8 streams based on the GP Records production of Biped © 2001.
Source
Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
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Added Author
Bryars, Gavin, instrumentalist.
Dempster, Loren, instrumentalist.
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- instrumentalist.
Woodrow, James, instrumentalist.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Zellerbach Hall (University of California, Berkeley)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, donor.
Music for (work) : Cunningham, Merce. Biped.
Added Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Audio materials.
Found In:
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Research Call Number
*LTD-A 937
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