John Cage (1912-1992)

Black Mountain Piece (1952)

for three speakers, piano, dancer, gramophone, radio, film, slide projectors and paintings

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1952
    • Video, installation (detail, author) : chorégraphie de Merce Cunningham
    • Duration : 44 mn 25 s
    • Editor : Inédit, manuscrit conservé à la New York Public Library
Detailed formation
  • piano, dancer

Creation information

  • Date : August 1952
    Location :

    États-Unis, Caroline du Nord, Black Mountain College.


Information about electronic
Electronic device : sons fixés sur support, dispositif multimédia (vidéo, lumière) (phonographe et poste de radio)