Physical Details: 1 sound tape reel : analog ; 7 in. ; 1 hr., 6 min., 7 sec.
Creator: David Meltzer (1937-)
Description: Reel contains poems read to music and lengthy segments of music only. Poems include "Letter to Ray Johnson" and "A Fifteen-Hundred Poem."
Original box is addressed to J.P. Pickens, a musician and collaborator of Meltzer whose psychedelic folk banjo may be recorded at the end of side 1 of this tape.
Forms part of: Wallace Berman papers, 1907-1979, bulk 1955-1979
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: David Meltzer reading Kenneth Patchen poems with live and recorded music, 1962 August 26. Wallace Berman papers, 1907-1979, bulk 1955-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 11448
- Patchen, Kenneth
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.