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Film, Video Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Cross Step Polka


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Title
Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Cross Step Polka
Created / Published
monographic.
Notes
-  Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich.
-  Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano.
-  Music: "Spring Morning Polka," by A.P. Wyman in The organ at home, Boston: Oliver Ditson & Co, 1873. LOC catalogue number: M15.069.
-  See: p. 54 in Gilbert. M. Round dancing, (#250),
Form
videorecording
videoreel
Extent
1 digital file. Duration: 0:29
Online Format
video
Additional Metadata Formats
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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Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: Cross Step Polka. Monographic. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdivid.066/. (Accessed August 27, 2016.)

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