Book/Printed Material Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés Theorie-pratique des contredanses

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Title
Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés
Other Title
Theorie-pratique des contredanses
Contributor Names
La Cuisse -- Sr. de -- 18th cent
Created / Published
Cailleau [etc.], A Paris, 1762-<65 >, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Country-dance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc -- Early works to 1800
-  Country-dances
-  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
-  Notation for Dance
-  Music for Dance
Genre
book
Notes
-  Par le sr. de La Cuisse ... (statement of responsibility)
-  Engraved throughout; line borders.
-  Imprint varies.
-  Vol. 1 is in 2 parts. The second part has special t.-p.: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou recueil de contredanses. Par le s. de La Cuisse. Paris, Melle Castagnery, 1762. The same title occurs in v. 2-3, following the special t.-p. indicated below.
-  Vols. 2-3 have title: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou II.eme [-3.e] volume du recueil des airs et figures des meilleures et plus nouvelles contredanses ...
-  The dances are in <18 > "cahiers" or <100 > "feuilles," each dance constituting a "feuille" (with special t.-p., v. 2-3). These were issued both separately and in volumes.
-  LC copy imperfect: pages 17-24 of v. 1 misplaced in binding.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)
Form
print
electronic resource
remote
Extent
v. <1-3 > front. (v. 2) fold. plates, diagrs. 20 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Library of Congress Control Number
12029698
Online Format
image
Description
Book. print | v. <1-3 > front. (v. 2) fold. plates, diagrs. 20 cm. | Par le sr. de La Cuisse ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Engraved throughout; line borders. Imprint varies. Vol. 1 is in 2 parts. The second part has special t.-p.: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou recueil de contredanses. Par le s. de La Cuisse. Paris, Melle Castagnery, 1762. The same title occurs in v. 2-3, following the special t.-p. indicated below. Vols. 2-3 have title: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou II.eme [-3.e] volume du recueil des airs et figures des meilleures et plus nouvelles contredanses ... The dances are in <18 > "cahiers" or <100 > "feuilles," each dance constituting a "feuille" (with special t.-p., v. 2-3). These were issued both separately and in volumes. LC copy imperfect: pages 17-24 of v. 1 misplaced in binding. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
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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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La Cuisse. Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés. [Cailleau etc., A Paris, -<65 >, monographic, 1762] Image. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/12029698/.

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La Cuisse. (1762) Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés. [Cailleau etc., A Paris, -<65 >, monographic] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/12029698/.

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La Cuisse. Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés. [Cailleau etc., A Paris, -<65 >, monographic, 1762] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/12029698/>.