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Social Dance from Dance a While (2nd Edition)

by Jane A. Harris

  • 321 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Benjamin Cummings .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sport, Travel and Leisure Interests,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Ballroom dancing,
  • Textbooks,
  • Education,
  • Physical Education,
  • Dance - Ballroom,
  • Education / Physical Education,
  • Study and teaching

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7934398M
    ISBN 100805353666
    ISBN 109780805353662
    OCLC/WorldCa49903104

    Social dance plays many roles in our current and past societies. Through the changing of our culture in America, social dance has changed greatly as well. Social dance plays a huge role in how we interact with others. Whether it be with a group of friends or a significant other, it . The dance of society: a critical analysis William B. De Garmo. Published Page Image Viewer | Bibliographic Information Group dances continued to dominate ballrooms during the early nineteenth century, especially the quadrille that evolved from the eighteenth-century contredanse française (also known as the cotillon). The ten or twelve changes that alternated with the figure, as was.

      We must also encourage new dancers and even potential dancers to attend or support local dances and local competitions, such as the 90's Ball, the Calgary Open Dance Competition and the Calgary Country Dance Stampede, since these functions are some of the most attractive and impressive showcases of social dance in our community. example, in some societies, social dance is a group activity meant to be en - joyed by an individual in conjunction with other people. In other societies, social dancing is meant to be enjoyed by two people—a couple (see Figure ). Sometimes, social dance is seen as a completely individual activity. In some societies, strict rules apply to.

    Social Dance One of the most notable aspects of the evolution of American social dance from the late seventeenth century to the end of the twentieth century is the emerging dominance of African-American dance styles. During the first two hundred years the development of a recognizable American dance style progressed slowly through a blending of African and European movement and music forms. While grandparents might chuckle at the dance moves from Saturday Night Fever and Flashdance, young ones will enjoy the spirit.”–Booklist “With Long’s characteristic slapstick humor and simple, ­expressive characters, this newest pairing is pitch-perfect for his audience no dance .


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Social Dance from Dance a While (2nd Edition) by Jane A. Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

Drawing upon the success of Allyn and Bacon's Dance A While, this book concentrates on popular social dances in a comprehensive, affordable n by recognized experts in the dance community, this book features a unique combination of dance instruction, clear descriptions of major forms of social dance, and outlines of dozens of individual dances.3/5.

The Tenth Edition of Dance a While continues the year legacy of a textbook that has proven to be the standard of all recreational dance resources. The authors have poured decades of experience and knowledge onto its pages, providing a wealth of direction on 5/5(1).

Social Dance from Dance a While, Second Edition teaches the skills and techniques for most popular social dances in a comprehensive, affordable book. The book introduces beginning and intermediate dancers to the exciting world of social dance and ballroom dance.

Each chapter provides a brief overview of dance history and then focuses on the /5(3). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm: Contents: Foreword --Preface --Acknowledgments --Introduction Teaching Social Dance --Style of Social Dance --Dance Positions --Dance Positions Illustrated --Rhythm and Meter --Analysis of a Basic Rhythm --Basic Dance Steps --Basic Dance Turns This handbook on social dance is a comprehensive coverage of dance forms as represented by the areas culturally designated in the United States as square dance, folk dance, and social dance.

It provides the teacher and the recreational leader with a practical basis for evaluating the degree to which prestated goals have been achieved, and this evaluation serves as a guide for selecting Author: Jane A. Harris. Judy Patterson Wright, PhD, is an accomplished dancer who has taught social dance at the junior high, high school, and college levels since Dr.

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Dance a while. Minneapolis, Burgess Pub. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Dance - Dance - Social dance: When the early European folk dances—particularly the courtship forms—were incorporated into court dances, they lost many of their boisterous and pantomimic elements.

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