Film, Video Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Quadrille

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Title
Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Quadrille
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monographic.
Notes
-  Performed by members of The Jonquil Street Foundation, Inc. Ariane Anthony, Thomas Baird, Barbara Barr, Patricia Beaman, Christopher Caines, Charles Garth, James Martin, Maris Wolff.
-  Choreography/reconstruction by Elizabeth Aldrich.
-  The Great Hall, The Library of Congress, 15 October 1997.
-  Music: "Queen of Harvest Quadrille" by John Philip Sousa, 1889. Played by 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)
-  See: in Reilley, E.B. The amateur's vademecum, (#144)
-  See: in Roberts. Roberts' manual of fashionable dancing, (#147)
-  See: in Radestock, R. The royal ballroom guide, (#140)
-  See: in Dick's quadrille call-book, (#013)
-  See: in Rowe, G. The prompter's own book, (#148)
-  See: in Cartier, P. Cartier and Baron's practical illustrated waltz instructor, (#182)
-  See: in Carpenter, L. J.W. Pepper's universal dancing master, (#035)
-  See: in White, C. Dancing and prompting, (#002)
-  See: in Rivers, C. A full description of modern dances, (#146)
-  See: in Howe, E. The pocket ball-room prompter, (#099)
-  See: in Elmwell, L. Prompter's pocket instruction book, (#064)
-  See: in Link, C. Unique dancing call book, (#113)
-  See: in Witherspoon, E. The perfect art of modern dancing, (#119)
-  See: in The way to dance , (#138)
-  See: in Kopp, E. The American prompter, (#110)
-  See: in Clendenen, F. Fashionable quadrille call book, (#016)
Form
videorecording
videoreel
Extent
1 digital file. Duration: 4:56
Online Format
video
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METSXML Record

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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.)

Performers for the Coolidge Auditorium clips: Dancers

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

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