A Selection of European Folk Dances - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080108339, 9781483139883

A Selection of European Folk Dances

1st Edition

Volume 1

Authors: Unknown Author
eBook ISBN: 9781483139883
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1956
Page Count: 40
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A Selection of European Folk Dances, Volume 1 is a selection of folk dances from various European countries outside the British Isles, complete with dance sequence and music. These folk dances include Die Woaf from Austria; Jooksu Polka from Estonia; Kleiner Schottisch from Germany; Hakke Toone from Holland; Tarantella from Italy; Fyrtur from Norway; Wrona Gapa from Poland; Karapyet from Russia; Fyrmannadans from Sweden; and Meitschi Putz-di from Switzerland. This volume is comprised of 12 chapters and begins with a discussion on holds, which are of three types: peasant hold, open peasant hold, and ballroom hold. The next chapter explains the basic dance steps, from balance and chassé to hambo, Mazurka step, polka step, and waltz step. Subsequent chapters focus on European folk dances such as Die Woaf from Austria; Jooksu Polka from Estonia; Kleiner Schottisch from Germany; Hakke Toone from Holland; Tarantella from Italy; Fyrtur from Norway; Wrona Gapa from Poland; Karapyet from Russia; Fyrmannadans from Sweden; and Meitschi Putz-di from Switzerland. This book will be of particular value to dancers and folklorists.

Table of Contents

Introduction Abbreviations Holds Basic Steps Austria Die Woaf Estonia Jooksu Polka Kiigadi-Kaagadi Sadala Polka Germany Kleiner Schottisch Schwarzwalder Mazurka Kreuz Koenig Sänftenberger Holland Hakke Toone Italy Tarantella Norway Fyrtur Gammel Reinlender Poland Wrona Gapa Russia Karapyet Kohanochka Sweden Fyrmannadans Snurrebocken Swedish Schottische Switzerland Meitschi Putz-di List of Records Index

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No. of pages:
40
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Pergamon 1956
Published:
Imprint:
Pergamon
eBook ISBN:
9781483139883

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