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Music for Merce, 1952-2009

Language: English
Undetermined
Chinese
Format: Music CD 2010
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music Box Sets COMPACT DISC Ba Mus 38766
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music Box Sets
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Ba Mus 38766
 
 
Contents
For magnetic tape : 1952. Pt. 1 of 4 (dance: Suite by chance : 1952) (5:24) ; For piano I : 1952 (dance: Untitled solo (1953)) (David Tudor, piano) (5:19) / Christian Wolff
Music for piano 1-20 : 1954 (dance: Minutiae : 1954) / John Cage (John Cage, David Tudor, pianos) (16:13)
Indices : 1955. Excerpt, piano reduction (dance: Springweather and people : 1955) / Earle Brown (David Tudor, piano) (20:51)
Quantitäten : 1958 (dance: Night wandering : 1958) / Bo Nilsson (David Tudor, piano) (12:31)
Ixion : 1958 (dance: Summerspace : 1958) / Morton Feldman (John Cage, David Tudor, pianos) (20:21)
Variations V : 1965. Excerpt (dance: Variations V : 1965) / John Cage (John Cage, David Tudor, Gordon Mumma, live electronics) (13:41)
Mesa : 1966 (dance: Place : 1966) / Gordon Mumma (David Tudor, bandoneon; Gordon Mumma, live-electronic cybersonic processing) (19:38)
Activities : for orchestra (1962) (dance: Scramble : 1967) / Toshi Ichiyanagi (David Behrman, viola; John Cage, piano, voice, percussion; Gordon Mumma, horns, live electronics; David Tudor, piano, live electronics; Malcolm Goldstein, violin; Max Neuhaus, percussion) (24:09)

for nearly an hour
: 1968. Excerpt (dance: Walkaround time : 1968) / David Behrman (Valda Setterfield, Carolyn Brown, Barbara Dilley Lloyd, Beverly Emmons, voices) (3:23)
In memoriam, Nikola Tesla, cosmic engineer : 1969. Excerpt (dance: Canfield : 1969) / Pauline Oliveros (John Cage, Gordon Mumma, Jean Rigg, David Tudor, voices, live electronics, acoustical-space sound-activators) (9:44)
For 1, 2, or 3 people : 1964. Excerpt (dance: Tread : 1970) (David Tudor, Baroque organ, live electronics) (12:07) ; Burdocks : 1971. Excerpt (dance: Borst Park : 1972) (David Behrman, viola; John Cage, percussion; Gordon Mumma, horn, cornet; David Tudor, bandoneon; Garrett List, trombone; Frederic Rzewski, piano) (16:59) / Christian Wolff
52/3 : 1972. Excerpt (dance: Landrover : 1972) / John Cage, Gordon Mumma, David Tudor (John Cage, piano; Gordon Mumma, David Tudor, live electronics) (16:39)
Telepos : 1972 (dance: TV rerun : 1972) / Gordon Mumma (Gordon Mumma controlling sounds activated by dancers with telemetry-accelerometer belts) (18:27)
Toneburst : 1975 (dance: Sounddance : 1975) / David Tudor (David Tudor, live electronics) (17:45)
S.E. wave/E.W. song : 1976. Excerpt (dance: Squaregame : 1976) / Takehisa Kosugi (Takehisa Kosugi, violin, voice, live electronics) (13:03)
Remainder : 1976. Excerpt, tape (dance: Torse : 1976) / Maryanne Amacher (14:55)
Equal distribution : 1977. Excerpt (dance: Fractions I : 1977) / Jon Gibson (Jon Gibson, flute and live electronics) (12:14)
Inlets : 1977. Excerpt (dance: Inlets : 1977) / John Cage (John Cage, Paeder Mercier, Mel Mercier, conch shells with water; John David Fullemann, foghorn, tape) (10:17)
Weatherings : 1978. Excerpt (dance: Exchange : 1978) / David Tudor (David Tudor, live electronics) (14:54)
Geography and music : 1979. Excerpt (dance: Roadrunners : 1979) / Yasunao Tone (John Cage, Takehisa Kosugi, voice; David Tudor, piano; Martin Kalve, qin; Chinese text read aloud by Yoshiharu Suenobu (21:18)
Phonemes : 1981. Excerpt (dance: Channels/Inserts : 1981) (14:00) ; Sextet for seven : 1982 (dance: Quartet : 1982) (18:15) / David Tudor (David Tudor, live electronics)
Spacings : 1984 (dance: Doubles : 1984) / Takehisa Kosugi (Takehisa Kosugi, live electronics) (23:52)
gliss in sighs : 1982 (dance: Native green : 1985) / John King (John King, pre-recorded and live electric prepared violin) (16:19)
Voiceless essay : 1986. Excerpt, tape (dance: Points in space : 1986) / John Cage (10:58)
Webwork : 1987. Excerpt (dance: Shards : 1987) / David Tudor (David Tudor, live electronics) (10:46)
Peace talks : 1989. Excerpt (dance: August pace : 1989) / Michael Pugliese (Takehisa Kosugi, sitar, percussion; Michael Pugliese, percussion) (11:44)
Spectra : 1989 (dance: Cargo X : 1989) / Takehisa Kosugi (Takehisa Kosugi, live electronics, percussion with contact mics, voice; David Tudor, Michael Pugliese, live electronics, percussion with contact mics) (20:29)
Sculptures musicales : 1989. Excerpt (dance: Inventions : 1989) / John Cage (Takehisa Kosugi, David Tudor, Michael Pugliese, various acoustic and electronic constant sounds) (12:14)
Virtual focus : 1990. Excerpt (dance: Polarity : 1990) / David Tudor (David Tudor, live electronics) (15:15)
Four³ : 1991. Excerpt (dance: Beach birds : 1991) / John Cage (Takehisa Kosugi, rainsticks, oscillator; David Tudor, piano, rainsticks; Michael Pugliese, piano, rainsticks; John D.S. Adams, rainsticks) (15:24)
Neural network plus : 1992. Excerpt (dance: Enter : 1992) / David Tudor (David Tudor, Takehisa Kosugi, live electronics) (13:28)
Blues '99 : 1993. Excerpt (dance: CRWDSPCR : 1993) / John King (John King, pre-recorded dobro guitar, live electronics; David Tudor, live electronics) (19:10)
Underground overlays : 1995. Excerpt (dance: Gound level overlay : 1995) / Stuart Dempster (Stuart Dempster, garden hose, conch; Chad Kirby, conch; Takehisa Kosugi, conch) (15:22)
Four⁶ : 1992. Excerpt (dance: Rondo : 1996) / John Cage (Paul DeMarinis, laptop; Takehisa Kosugi, percussion, contact mic, tape, live electronics, voice; Jim O'Rourke, laptop; Stuart Dempster, trombone) (11:17)
Wave code A-Z : 1997. Excerpt (dance: Scenario : 1997) / Takehisa Kosugi (Takehisa Kosugi, electric violin, live electronics) (14:42)
Or 4 people : 1994. Excerpt (dance: Rune : 1959) / Christian Wolff (Christian Wolff, piano, melodica; Takehisa Kosugi, live electronics, violin, harmonica; Jim O'Rourke, laptop; Stuart Dempster, trombone) (6:16)
108 and one⁸ : 1991. Excerpt (dance: Interscape : 2000) / John Cage (Loren Dempster, violoncello; Orchestra del Teatro La Fenice; Arturo Tamayom, conductor) (14:18)
longtermparking : 2002. Excerpt (dance: Fluid canvas : 2002) / John King (John King, laptop) (15:31)
Long throw : 2007. Excerpt (dance: eyeSpace : 2007) / David Behrman (David Behrman, laptop; Takehisa Kosugi, electric violin; John King, electric guitar, viola; Christian Wolff, prepared piano) (18:25)
Jitterbug : 2007. Excerpt (dance : eyeSpace : 2007) / Annea Lockwood (John King, electric guitar, viola, live electronics; David Behrman, laptop, zither; Stephan Moore, live electronics (20:19)
Events. February 16, 1993, Red Wing, Minnesota (David Tudor, live electronics; Takehisa Kosugi, electric violin) (5:58) ; Septemper 14, 1996, Annemasse, France (David Behrman, laptop, percussion; Takehisa Kosugi, electric violin, live electronics; Fast Forward, steel pan, objects) (5:53) ; June 5, 1997, Frankfurt (David Behrman, laptop, voice; Takehisa Kosugi, electric violin; Steve Lacy, soprano saxophone) (7:30) ; September 12, 1998, Minneapolis (Takehisa Kosugi, live electronics; Jim O'Rourke, laptop; Christian Marclay, turntables) (5:22) ; September 29, 2002, Oslo (Takehisa Kosugi, live electronics, percussion, voice; James Woodrow, electric guitar, live electronics) (4:12) ; October 30, 2002, Munich (Takehisa Kosugi, voice, live electronics; Christian Wolff, piano, melodica, percussion) (6:51) ; December 14, 2004, New York City (David Behrman, laptop, violin, psalter; John King, electric guitar, live electronics; George Lewis, trombone, laptop) (3:54) ; December 15, 2004, New York City (Christian Wolff, piano, melodica, percussion; Marian Rosenfeld, turntables, live electronics; Ikue Mori, laptop) (6:56) ; December 18, 2004, New York City (John King, electric guitar, live electronics; George Lewis, trombone, laptop) (6:35) ; June 14, 2005, London (John King, electric guitar, live electronics; Philip Selway, drum machine, live electronics; Robin Rimbaud (aka Scanner), laptop (5:21) ; June 17, 2005, London (John King, electric guitar, live electronics; John Paul Jones, electric triple-neck mandolin, live electronics; Stephen Montague, prepared piano, percussion (8:44) ; June 23, 2007, New Caanan, Connecticut (David Behrman, laptop, recorder, guitar; John King, electric guitar, live electronics; Christian Wolff, electric guitar, melodica) (3:09) ; February 22, 2009, Beacon, New York (Brenda Hutchinson, long tube, voice, live electronics; Ikue Mori, laptop; Robyn Schulkowsky, percussion; Christian Wolff, electric guitar, melodica) (5:17).

Additional Information
Subjects Modern dance music.
Live sound recordings.
Publisher New York, NY :New World Records,2010
Other Titles Instrumental music.
Instrumental music.
Indices.
Quantitäten.
Ixion.
Mesa.
Activities.
For nearly an hour.
In memoriam, Nikola Tesla, cosmic engineer.
Telepos.
Electronic music.
Works.
Remainder.
Equal distribution,
Geography and music.
Instrumental music.
Peace talks.
Underground overlays.
Long throw.
Jitterbug.
Contributors Cunningham, Merce.
Wolff, Christian, 1934- Instrumental music.
Cage, John. Instrumental music.
Brown, Earle, 1926-2002. Indices.
Nilsson, Bo. Quantitäten.
Feldman, Morton, 1926-1987. Ixion.
Mumma, Gordon, 1935- Mesa.
Ichiyanagi, Toshi, 1933- Activities.
Behrman, David. For nearly an hour.
Oliveros, Pauline, 1932-2016. In memoriam, Nikola Tesla, cosmic engineer.
Mumma, Gordon, 1935- Telepos.
Tudor, David, 1926-1996. Electronic music.
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- Works.
Amacher, Maryanne. Remainder.
Gibson, Jon. Equal distribution,
Tone, Yasunao. Geography and music.
King, John, 1953 November 28- Instrumental music.
Pugliese, Michael. Peace talks.
Dempster, Stuart. Underground overlays.
Behrman, David. Long throw.
Lockwood, Annea, 1939- Jitterbug.
Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Participants/Performers Various performers.
Language English
Undetermined
Chinese
Notes Music for modern dance productions by Merce Cunningham.
"Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."--Labels.
Live recordings from the Merce Cunningham Dance Company Collection Sound Archive, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Compact discs.
Program notes principally by Amy C. Beal, biographical notes, and selected discography and bibliography (118 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Description 10 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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