Castle maxixe : Brazilian maxixe

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Castle maxixe : Brazilian maxixe
Dietz (New York, N.Y.) (Photographer)
Jos. W. Stern & Co. (Publisher)
Dabney, Ford T. (1883-1958) (Composer)
Europe, James Reese (1881-1919) (Composer)

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Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-300
Piano music
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Featured by Mr. & Mrs. Vernon Castle--Cover.
Content: Cover photograph by Dietz of Irene and Vernon Castle dancing in front of a mirror.
Content: For piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: The maxixe was a Brazilian urban dance which appeared in Rio de Janeiro around 1870. A dance form associated with a popularized Brazilian polka and tango, it employed a buoyant melodic line and was composed in the same eight-bar sections as the polka.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: James Reese Europe and Ford T. Dabney.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. of music : ill., ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14527891
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07a0e0f0-c642-012f-db1e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Copyright date
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Castle maxixe : Brazilian maxixe