Film, Video Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Varsovienne (varsoviana)

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Title
Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Varsovienne (varsoviana)
Created / Published
monographic.
Notes
-  Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich.
-  Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano.
-  Music: "Violet Waltz," by R. Albert, New York: W. C. Peters and Sons, 1850.
-  See: p. 147-148 in Ferrero, E. The art of dancing, (#067),
-  See: p. 173-174 in Hillgrove, T. A complete practical guide to the art of dancing, (#093),
-  See: p. 92 in Hillgrove, T. The scholars' companion, (#094),
-  See: p. 107 in Howe, E. American dancing master, (#102),
-  See: p. 125-126 in Reilley, E. The amateur's vademecum, (#144),
-  See: p. 47 in Ball-room dancing without a master, (#177),
-  See: p. 145 (Varsoviana) in Durang, C. The fashionable dancer's casket, (#063),
-  See: p. 65-67 (Varsoviana) in Ball-room guide, (#216),
-  See: p. 90-92 (Varsoviana) in Giraudet, E. Traité de la danse, (#085),
-  See: p. 89-90 (Varsoviana) in Coulon, E. Coulon's hand-book, (#049),
Form
videorecording
videoreel
Extent
1 digital file. Duration: 0:28
Online Format
video
Description
videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:28 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Violet Waltz," by R. Albert, New York: W. C. Peters and Sons, 1850. See: p. 147-148 in Ferrero, E. The art of dancing, (#067), See: p. 173-174 in Hillgrove, T. A complete practical guide to the art of dancing, (#093), See: p. 92 in Hillgrove, T. The scholars' companion, (#094), See: p. 107 in Howe, E. American dancing master, (#102), See: p. 125-126 in Reilley, E. The amateur's vademecum, (#144), See: p. 47 in Ball-room dancing without a master, (#177), See: p. 145 (Varsoviana) in Durang, C. The fashionable dancer's casket, (#063), See: p. 65-67 (Varsoviana) in Ball-room guide, (#216), See: p. 90-92 (Varsoviana) in Giraudet, E. Traité de la danse, (#085), See: p. 89-90 (Varsoviana) in Coulon, E. Coulon's hand-book, (#049), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).
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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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