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Sign Sounds

Copyright Date:
1984

Artist:
Brown, Earle

Extent:
1 videoreel of 1 (ca. 16 min.) : sd., col. ; 1 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (ca. 16 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 16 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (D3) (ca. 16 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (ca. 16 min.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.


Scope:
Includes a 1" master, Betacam SP and D3 preservation masters, and 3/4" and VHS screening copies.

"Sign Sounds," 1984, was created by composer Earle Brown, and documents his work being played by the Indiana University New Music Ensemble. The video features straight-on and collage-style footage of the performers. Sometimes the color is manipulated.

Indiana University New Music Ensemble and Earle Brown.



Director:
Klein, Mickey

Producers:
Seltz, Herb
Dowling, Susan (Executive Producer)

Coproducer:
Independent Curators, Inc. (New York)

Editors:
Brown, Earle
Sollins, Susan (Assistant Editor)
Distasi, Frank (Videotape Editor)

Funders:
Massachusetts Council on the Arts and Humanities
National Endowment for the Arts

Performers:
Indiana University New Music Ensemble
Potter, Valerie
Spritzer, Evan
Carl, Trish
Lassen, James
Baldwin, Harley
Morales-Matos, James
Stonefelt, Kay
Shields, Ian
Pesch, Ada
Silvios, Sophia
Pryzygocki, James
Hochman, Julie
Satterwhite, Marc
Foster, Mark
Hetric, Craig
Crowle, William (Piano Soloist)
Weston, Norman (Celesta Soloist)
Rokos, Karen (Harp Soloist)
Brown, Earle (Conductor)

Subjects:
Music


Genres:
Music






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