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Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't

Author: Merce CunninghamJohn CageChris DerconStefaan DecostereCharles AtlasAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Cunningham Dance Foundation, 1983.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A videotape in two parts. The second is the film dance Channels/Inserts. In the first part Merce Cunningham and John Cage discuss in separate interviews, the influence of the other on his own work, as well as their collaboration together in the theater, the relationship between movement and sound and their use of chance operations. Interviews alternate with footage from earlier works that illustrate their style and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Named Person: Merce Cunningham; John Cage
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Merce Cunningham; John Cage; Chris Dercon; Stefaan Decostere; Charles Atlas; David Tudor; Merce Cunningham Dance Company.; Radiodiffusion télévision belge.; Cunningham Dance Foundation.
OCLC Number: 48011665
Credits: Part 1: directors, Chris Dercon, Stefaan Decostere ; produced by Belgian Radio & Television. Part 2: Choreography, Merce Cunningham ; director, Charles Atlas ; produced by Cunningham Dance Foundation ; music, David Tudor.
Performer(s): Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Pt. 2).
Description: 1 videocassette (63 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Part 1. John Cage and Merce Cunningham.--
Part 2. Channels/Inserts.
Other Titles: John Cage and Merce Cunningham.
Channels/Inserts.
Sometimes it works--
Channels/Inserts (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Responsibility: produced by Cunningham Dance Foundation.

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A videotape in two parts. The second is the film dance Channels/Inserts. In the first part Merce Cunningham and John Cage discuss in separate interviews, the influence of the other on his own work, as well as their collaboration together in the theater, the relationship between movement and sound and their use of chance operations. Interviews alternate with footage from earlier works that illustrate their style and aesthetic.

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