Sea Tails exhibition listening station audio tracks [sound recording], 2004

Getty Research Institute


1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio tracks produced by the Getty Research Institute for the listening station in the exhibit "SEA TAILS: a Video Collaboration.". -- The sources of the recordings are in the Getty's collections as follows: example 1 is from track 3, Side A from David Tudor, Sea Tails, 1983 (David Tudor papers, accession no. 980039, C19); example 2 is a mix from the 3 DVDs of Mollie Davies, Sea Tails [videorecording], 1983 (accession no. 2003.M.24); and example 3 is from Documentation of Sea tails video installation, Theater am Turm, Frankfurt, Germany [videorecording], 1983 October (accession no. 2004.M.5).
The exhibit "SEA TAILS: a Video Collaboration" was held in the Getty Research Institute gallery 13 July - 26 Sept 2004. The exhibit documented Sea Tails, the collaboration comprising film footage taken by Mollie Davies of underwater kite tails fabricated by Jackie Matisse Monnier, with an electronic score derived by David Tudor from tapes of underwater sea sounds.
Sea Tails [videorecording]; Special Collections accession no. 2003.M.24.
Sea Tails kite and ephemera; Special Collections accession no. 2004.M.6..
Documentation of Sea Tails video installation, Theater am Turm, Frankfurt, Germany [videorecording]; Special Collections accession no. 2004.M.5..

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