The Resource The history of Western dance, edited by Trenton Hamilton, (electronic resource)

The history of Western dance, edited by Trenton Hamilton, (electronic resource)

Label
The history of Western dance
Title
The history of Western dance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Trenton Hamilton
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This guide, with biographical profiles, discusses Western dance as an art form, a folk tradition, and an entertainment spectacle. It examines the wide ranging dance types, including some of ancient rituals, Christian dance ecstasies, court and folk dances, ballet, social dances, the waltz, ballroom, tap, modern dance, and break and hip-hop dancing
Member of
Cataloging source
MiFhGG
Dewey number
793.309
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1601
LC item number
.H57 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hamilton, Trenton
  • Gale Group
Series statement
  • The Britannica guide to the visual and performing arts
  • Gale virtual reference library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dance
Label
The history of Western dance, edited by Trenton Hamilton, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6
  • 91
  • Merce Cunningham
  • 98
  • Postmodernism
  • 102
  • New Rhythms, New Forms in the 1900s
  • 103
  • Latin American and Jazz Dances
  • 104
  • Dance Contests and Codes
  • Ancient Roman Dance
  • 107
  • Effect on Folk Dancing
  • 109
  • Experiments
  • 109
  • Tap
  • 110
  • Vaudeville
  • 112
  • Nightclubs
  • 11
  • 116
  • Film
  • 118
  • Television and Las Vegas
  • 122
  • Rebirth
  • 123
  • Savion Glover
  • 125
  • Dance Since 1945
  • Jewish Dance
  • 127
  • Social Dance
  • 127
  • Dance in the Theatre
  • 129
  • Jerome Robbins
  • 130
  • Twyla Tharp
  • 140
  • Dance in Musical Theatre
  • 14
  • 142
  • Hip-Hop and Break Dancing
  • 143
  • Chapter 4
  • Folk Dance
  • 149
  • Collector John Playford and the Preservation of Dance
  • 153
  • Collector Johann Gottfried Von Herder and the Idea of the Folk
  • 155
  • Christianity and the middle Ages
  • William John Thoms and Folkloristics
  • 156
  • Cecil sharp and the promotion of Folk dance
  • 159
  • Béla Bartók and Ethnographic Scholarship
  • 161
  • Ljubica Jankovic and Danica Jankovic and Modern Scholarship
  • 163
  • American Teacher Elizabeth Burchenal
  • 165
  • 16
  • American Educator Mary Wood Hinman
  • 166
  • Settlement Movement
  • 167
  • International Folk Dance Movement
  • 168
  • Folk dance in the United States
  • 170
  • Use of Folk Dance to Support Nationalism
  • 172
  • Ecclesiastical Attitudes and Practices
  • Fostering Goodwill and Making
  • 173
  • Profit with Folk Dance
  • 173
  • Who Owns the Dance?
  • 174
  • Dancing for Enlightenment
  • 175
  • 16
  • Dance of Death
  • Chapter 1
  • 18
  • Dance Ecstasies
  • 20
  • Dance and Social Class
  • 22
  • Renaissance World and the Art Dance
  • 24
  • Court Dances and Spectacles
  • 25
  • Country Dance
  • Dance as an Art Form: From Antiquity through the Renaissance
  • 30
  • Birth of Ballet
  • 32
  • Chapter 2
  • The 17th, 18th, and 19th, Centuries
  • 36
  • Maturing of Ballet
  • 37
  • Technical Codifications and Dance Scholarship
  • 37
  • 1
  • Varieties of the Ballet
  • 41
  • Early Virtuosos of the Dance
  • 42
  • Marie Camargo, Ballerina
  • 44
  • Reign of the Minuet
  • 46
  • French Dance Suite
  • 46
  • Dance in the Ancient World
  • Form of the Minuet
  • 47
  • English Social Dance
  • 48
  • Dance in Early America
  • 52
  • Attitudes in Colonial America
  • 52
  • External and Internal Influences
  • 53
  • 2
  • Rise of the Waltz
  • 56
  • Romantic Movement in Dance
  • 56
  • Spread of the Waltz
  • 57
  • Offspring and Rivals
  • 59
  • Foundations of Modern Ballet
  • 60
  • Ancient Egyptian Dance
  • Noverre and his Contemporaries
  • 60
  • Romantic Ballet
  • 63
  • Theatre and Ballroom Dance
  • 66
  • Augusta Maywood
  • 68
  • Early Ballroom Dance and Invitational Events
  • 70
  • 2
  • Chapter 3
  • The 20th and 21st Centuries
  • 75
  • Ballroom Dance in the Early Part of the 20th Century
  • 75
  • Vernon and Irene Castle
  • 79
  • Exhibition and Competitive Ballroom Dance since the Mid-20th Century
  • 82
  • Trends before World War I
  • Dance in Classical Greece
  • 84
  • Diaghilev and his Achievements
  • 86
  • Ballets Russes
  • 86
  • Continuing Tradition
  • 90
  • Soviet Ballet
  • 91
  • Modern Dance
Control code
GVRL3AFT
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781680480801
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) GVRL3AFT
  • (OCoLC)930893713
Label
The history of Western dance, edited by Trenton Hamilton, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6
  • 91
  • Merce Cunningham
  • 98
  • Postmodernism
  • 102
  • New Rhythms, New Forms in the 1900s
  • 103
  • Latin American and Jazz Dances
  • 104
  • Dance Contests and Codes
  • Ancient Roman Dance
  • 107
  • Effect on Folk Dancing
  • 109
  • Experiments
  • 109
  • Tap
  • 110
  • Vaudeville
  • 112
  • Nightclubs
  • 11
  • 116
  • Film
  • 118
  • Television and Las Vegas
  • 122
  • Rebirth
  • 123
  • Savion Glover
  • 125
  • Dance Since 1945
  • Jewish Dance
  • 127
  • Social Dance
  • 127
  • Dance in the Theatre
  • 129
  • Jerome Robbins
  • 130
  • Twyla Tharp
  • 140
  • Dance in Musical Theatre
  • 14
  • 142
  • Hip-Hop and Break Dancing
  • 143
  • Chapter 4
  • Folk Dance
  • 149
  • Collector John Playford and the Preservation of Dance
  • 153
  • Collector Johann Gottfried Von Herder and the Idea of the Folk
  • 155
  • Christianity and the middle Ages
  • William John Thoms and Folkloristics
  • 156
  • Cecil sharp and the promotion of Folk dance
  • 159
  • Béla Bartók and Ethnographic Scholarship
  • 161
  • Ljubica Jankovic and Danica Jankovic and Modern Scholarship
  • 163
  • American Teacher Elizabeth Burchenal
  • 165
  • 16
  • American Educator Mary Wood Hinman
  • 166
  • Settlement Movement
  • 167
  • International Folk Dance Movement
  • 168
  • Folk dance in the United States
  • 170
  • Use of Folk Dance to Support Nationalism
  • 172
  • Ecclesiastical Attitudes and Practices
  • Fostering Goodwill and Making
  • 173
  • Profit with Folk Dance
  • 173
  • Who Owns the Dance?
  • 174
  • Dancing for Enlightenment
  • 175
  • 16
  • Dance of Death
  • Chapter 1
  • 18
  • Dance Ecstasies
  • 20
  • Dance and Social Class
  • 22
  • Renaissance World and the Art Dance
  • 24
  • Court Dances and Spectacles
  • 25
  • Country Dance
  • Dance as an Art Form: From Antiquity through the Renaissance
  • 30
  • Birth of Ballet
  • 32
  • Chapter 2
  • The 17th, 18th, and 19th, Centuries
  • 36
  • Maturing of Ballet
  • 37
  • Technical Codifications and Dance Scholarship
  • 37
  • 1
  • Varieties of the Ballet
  • 41
  • Early Virtuosos of the Dance
  • 42
  • Marie Camargo, Ballerina
  • 44
  • Reign of the Minuet
  • 46
  • French Dance Suite
  • 46
  • Dance in the Ancient World
  • Form of the Minuet
  • 47
  • English Social Dance
  • 48
  • Dance in Early America
  • 52
  • Attitudes in Colonial America
  • 52
  • External and Internal Influences
  • 53
  • 2
  • Rise of the Waltz
  • 56
  • Romantic Movement in Dance
  • 56
  • Spread of the Waltz
  • 57
  • Offspring and Rivals
  • 59
  • Foundations of Modern Ballet
  • 60
  • Ancient Egyptian Dance
  • Noverre and his Contemporaries
  • 60
  • Romantic Ballet
  • 63
  • Theatre and Ballroom Dance
  • 66
  • Augusta Maywood
  • 68
  • Early Ballroom Dance and Invitational Events
  • 70
  • 2
  • Chapter 3
  • The 20th and 21st Centuries
  • 75
  • Ballroom Dance in the Early Part of the 20th Century
  • 75
  • Vernon and Irene Castle
  • 79
  • Exhibition and Competitive Ballroom Dance since the Mid-20th Century
  • 82
  • Trends before World War I
  • Dance in Classical Greece
  • 84
  • Diaghilev and his Achievements
  • 86
  • Ballets Russes
  • 86
  • Continuing Tradition
  • 90
  • Soviet Ballet
  • 91
  • Modern Dance
Control code
GVRL3AFT
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781680480801
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) GVRL3AFT
  • (OCoLC)930893713

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