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Book/Printed Material Leitfaden für den Tanz- & Körperbildungs-Unterricht, mit Anleitungen über den gesellschaftlichen Verkehr. 14 Tafeln mit 118 figürlichen und choregraphischen Darstellungen

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Title

  • Leitfaden für den Tanz- & Körperbildungs-Unterricht, mit Anleitungen über den gesellschaftlichen Verkehr. 14 Tafeln mit 118 figürlichen und choregraphischen Darstellungen

Summary

  • This manual opens with a brief history of dance and continues with descriptions of feet positions, and figures for quadrilles and "La Polonaise" (also known as the grand march). Round dances such as schottisch, waltz, and polka are also included. The manual is enhanced by fourteen full-page illustrations.

Names

  • Bosshardt-Strübi, J. R.

Created / Published

  • Zürich, Juchli & Beck, 1897.

Headings

  • -  Ballroom dancing--Handbooks, manuals, etc
  • -  Dance--History
  • -  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
  • -  Notation for Dance

Notes

  • -  "I. Abteilung. Der gesellschaftliche Tanz" has special t.-p.
  • -  Plates vii-x wanting.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text.

Medium

  • vii, 109 p. xiv pl. (part fold., incl. diagrs.) 18 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • GV1751 .B68

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 42046269

Online Format

  • image

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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.)

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

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Chicago citation style:

Bosshardt-Strübi, J. R. Leitfaden für den Tanz- & Körperbildungs-Unterricht, mit Anleitungen über den gesellschaftlichen Verkehr. 14 Tafeln mit 118 figürlichen und choregraphischen Darstellungen. Zürich, Juchli & Beck, 1897. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/42046269/.

APA citation style:

Bosshardt-Strübi, J. R. (1897) Leitfaden für den Tanz- & Körperbildungs-Unterricht, mit Anleitungen über den gesellschaftlichen Verkehr. 14 Tafeln mit 118 figürlichen und choregraphischen Darstellungen. Zürich, Juchli & Beck. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/42046269/.

MLA citation style:

Bosshardt-Strübi, J. R. Leitfaden für den Tanz- & Körperbildungs-Unterricht, mit Anleitungen über den gesellschaftlichen Verkehr. 14 Tafeln mit 118 figürlichen und choregraphischen Darstellungen. Zürich, Juchli & Beck, 1897. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/42046269/>.