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Dance of court and theater : the French noble style, 1690-1725 / Wendy Hilton ; edited by Caroline Gaynor ; labanotation by Mireille Backer.

; Gaynor, Caroline
[Princeton, N.J.] : Princeton Book Company, [1981] .
ISBN 9780916622091, 0916622096

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
GV 1649 .H54 (show me on map) Available Request
LIB stacks
GV1649 .H54 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
GV 1649 .H54 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
GV1649 .H54 Available Request
Other Authors Gaynor, Caroline.
Subjects Ballet -- Histoire.
Dance -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Danse -- France -- Histoire.
Danse -- Notation.
Description v, 356 pages : illustrations, music ; 29 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-349) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents Dance at the French court, 1650-1715 -- Five theatrical personalities, 1632-1729: Lully, Moliere and Beauchamp ; Pecour and Campra -- Dance types and theatrical technique, 1650-1725 -- A survey of the components of the dance -- The Beauchamp-Feuillet system of Choregraphie: The representation of dancing area, spatial figures, the music in dance scores, and dancers -- The theory of the arm motions and their notation -- The notation of meter in choregraphie -- The steps and their general performance in duple-and triple-meter -- The steps in more complex metrical situations -- Step-sequences, tempi and expression -- Technique of etiquette -- The menuet according to Rameau.
Genre History.
Geographic Area France
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7340976
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hilton, Wendy.
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