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Book/Printed Material Le cotillon et les quadrilles actuels; traité théorique et pratique, Cotillon

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Title

  • Le cotillon et les quadrilles actuels; traité théorique et pratique,

Other Title

  • Cotillon

Summary

  • This manual provides instructions for the figures of five quadrilles including one for three couples (rather than the normal four couples). However, the main focus of the book is on the cotillon (also known as the German), a group dance consisting of a series of party games of figures. The manual provides 182 figures.

Names

  • Paul, F.

Created / Published

  • Paris, E. Gérard et cie, 1877.

Headings

  • -  German (Dance)--Handbooks, manuals, etc
  • -  Quadrille (Dance)--Handbooks, manuals, etc
  • -  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals

Notes

  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text.

Medium

  • 157, [1] p. illus., diagrs. 25 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • GV1763 .P3

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 42041577

Online Format

  • image

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The accompanying videos were produced by the Library of Congress. Note Video Performers for additional credits for video performers.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Music Division.

Video Performers

Performers for the October 1997 Great Hall event: Dancers

Members of The Jonquil Street Foundation, Inc. Ariane Anthony, Thomas Baird, Barbara Barr, Patricia Beaman, Christopher Caines, Charles Garth, James Martin, Maris Wolff. Musicians - members of The Library of Congress Centennial Cotillion Brass Band, Emerson Head and Robert Sheldon, Leaders (Members, Metro Washington D.C. Federation of Musicians Local 161-710, AFM.)

Performers for the Coolidge Auditorium clips: Dancers

Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird. Musicians - Boris Gurevitch (piano), Susan Manus (violin).

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Chicago citation style:

Paul, F. Le Cotillon Et Les Quadrilles Actuels; Traité Théorique Et Pratique. Paris, E. Gérard et cie, 1877. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/42041577/.

APA citation style:

Paul, F. (1877) Le Cotillon Et Les Quadrilles Actuels; Traité Théorique Et Pratique. Paris, E. Gérard et cie. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/42041577/.

MLA citation style:

Paul, F. Le Cotillon Et Les Quadrilles Actuels; Traité Théorique Et Pratique. Paris, E. Gérard et cie, 1877. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/42041577/>.