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The Resource Magnesium : a dance by Steve Paxton. Peripheral vision. Soft pallet, a Woodland Video production

Magnesium : a dance by Steve Paxton. Peripheral vision. Soft pallet, a Woodland Video production

Label
Magnesium : a dance by Steve Paxton. Peripheral vision. Soft pallet
Title
Magnesium
Title remainder
a dance by Steve Paxton. Peripheral vision. Soft pallet
Statement of responsibility
a Woodland Video production
Title variation
  • Peripheral vision
  • Soft Pallet (Selections)
Contributor
Commentator
Director of photography
Editor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Summary for Magnesium: "Document of a dance by Steve Paxton at Oberlin College, Ohio. This piece is often referred to as the seminal work for Contact Improvisation." -- Container
  • Summary for Peripheral vision: "Edit of a Contact Improvisation concert at Firehouse Theater in San Francisco, CA in 1973 ... commentary analyzes what is visible and memorable in the dancing from the point of view of 1975." -- Container
  • Summary for Soft pallet: "Selections from a Contact Improvisation concert in Rome at L'Attico Gallery in 1973." -- Container
Member of
Cataloging source
DVP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Magnesium: camera, Steve Christiansen
  • Peripheral vision: camera, Steve Christiansen ; editing, Steve Christiansen, Steve Paxton, Nancy Stark Smith
  • Soft pallet: camera, Steve Christiansen ; editing, Steve Christiansen, Lisa Nelson
Date time place
Magnesium performed at Oberlin College, Ohio in 1972 ; Peripheral vision performed at Firehouse Theater, San Francisco, Calif. in 1973 ; Soft pallet performed at L'Attico Gallery, Rome, Italy in 1973
PerformerNote
  • Magnesium: performers, John Faichney, Steve Paxton, Chris Peck, Curt Siddall, Peter Walsh, Doug Winter
  • Peripheral vision: performers, Steve Christiansen, Steve Paxton, Nita Little, Nancy Stark Smith, Karen Radler ; commentary, Steve Paxton, Nancy Stark Smith, Steve Christiansen
  • Soft pallet: performers, Annette Laroeque, Steve Paxton, David Woodberry, Nancy Stark Smith, Mary Fulkerson, Danny Lepkoff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paxton, Steve,
  • Laroeque, Annette
  • Smith, Nancy Stark,
  • Christiansen, Steve,
  • Faichney, John
  • Videoda (Firm)
  • Contact Collaborations (Firm)
  • Woodland Video (Firm)
Runtime
48
Series statement
Contact improvisation archive
Series volume
DVD no. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Improvisation in dance
  • Modern dance
Technique
live action
Label
Magnesium : a dance by Steve Paxton. Peripheral vision. Soft pallet, a Woodland Video production
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Magnesium (1972) -- Peripheral vison (1975) -- Soft pallet (1979)
Control code
85844465
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Magnesium : a dance by Steve Paxton. Peripheral vision. Soft pallet, a Woodland Video production
Publication
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Magnesium (1972) -- Peripheral vison (1975) -- Soft pallet (1979)
Control code
85844465
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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