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The art of dancing: French dances of the 17th and 18th centuries

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Title
The art of dancing: French dances of the 17th and 18th centuries
Names
Hilton, Wendy (Commentator)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1972 (Inferred)
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Sarabande pour une femme (1704). Choreography: Louis Pécour. Music: J. B. Lully. Danced by Wendy Hilton. -- Gigue, composed for Mlle Subligny. Choreography: Pécour. Danced by Wendy Hilton. -- Explanation of Feuillet dance notation. -- Minuet. Gavotte for Louis XV. Danced by children. -- Demonstration of steps and arm movements. -- Canarie, from Alcide (1712). Music: Louis de Lully and Marin Marais. Danced by Wendy Hilton. -- Comments on movement style and costume of the period. -- Sarabande pour une femme, danced in short modern tunic by Wendy Hilton.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6387
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-6 (former)
Topics
Sarabande (Dance)
Jig (Dance)
Minuet (Dance)
Gavotte (Dance)
Canaries (Dance)
Dance -- France -- 17th century
Dance -- France -- 18th century
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Lectures
Music
Notes
Performers: Lecture demonstration by Wendy Hilton, assisted by Sonya Monosoff, violin, and two young dancers, Victoria Brown and David Castro.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (31 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY877000504-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12163899
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 651d4f80-ef9a-0133-f64b-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1972: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The art of dancing: French dances of the 17th and 18th centuries" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68da87e0-ef9a-0133-3dd3-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The art of dancing: French dances of the 17th and 18th centuries" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68da87e0-ef9a-0133-3dd3-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1972). The art of dancing: French dances of the 17th and 18th centuries Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68da87e0-ef9a-0133-3dd3-60f81dd2b63c

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The art of dancing: French dances of the 17th and 18th centuries