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For the Further Improvement of Dancing (1680-1725)

Published for DHDS Summer School 2002

Book: For the Further Improvement of Dancing (1680-1725)

£9.00   

Contains introduction, step descriptions, dance descriptions and music.
The book is in three sections, researched and prepared by Anne Daye, Dorothée Wortelboer and Jørgen Schou-Pedersen respectively. The first section (dances 1-12) was intended for the beginner's course; the other sections are more advanced.

Contents: 1. Excuse Me and variants, 2. Rigadoon and a variant, 3. Mr. Eaglesfield's Hornpipe, 4. Edinburgh Castle, 5. A Trip to the Jubilee, 6. Bourée et Menuet d'Achille, 7. Gigue de Roland, 8. Minuet, 9. The Queen's Jigg, 10. Hunt the Squiril, 11. Marlborough's Victory, 12. America, 13. Contredanse Nouvelle, 14. Die Menuet d'Anjou, 15. La Victoire, 16. Madame Robin, 17. La Semaine Passé, 18. Le Soleildieu, 19. La Corsini, 20. La Florentine, 21. La Musette, 22. Entrée seule pour une femme, 23. Sarabande of Issé, 24. Jigg by the same, 25. Entrée de deux femmes, 26. An Echo by Mr. Groscort

CD 1: For the Further Improvement of Dancing: Dancing in the time of Playford

£6.00   

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Music to accompany the book 'For the Further Improvement of Dancing (1680-1725)'.
Music arranged by Ian Cutts played by String Beans and arranged by Jeremy Barlow played by the The Broadside Band

CD 2: For the Further Improvement of Dancing: The French Style

£6.00   

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Music to accompany the book 'For the Further Improvement of Dancing (1680-1725)'
Music arranged by Jørgen Schou-Pedersen played by various baroque musicians in Copenhagen; played by Accademia Amsterdam and arranged by Jeremy Barlow played by the The Broadside Band

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