Dance

Early Dance Studies

Italian, 15th Century:
Amoroso: Guglielmo, 1463
Lauro: Guglielmo, 1463
Lioncello Vecchio: Domenico, 1450
Rostiboli Gioioso: Domenico, 1450

Italian, 16th Century:
Alta Regina: Caroso, 1600
Alta Somaglia: M. Stefano, 1602 (Negri, Le Gratie d’Amore)
Barriera: Caroso, 1600
Bassa Pompilia: Caroso, 1581
Bassa Toscana: Caroso, 1581
Celeste Giglio: Caroso, 1600
Chiara Stella: Caroso, 1581
Contentezza d’Amore: Caroso, 1600
Il Bigarà: Negri, 1602
Il Conto dell’Orco: Caroso, 1581
Il Torneo Amoroso: Negri, 1602
Le Bellezze D’Olimpia: Caroso, 1581
Leggiadra Marina: Negri, 1602
Maraviglia d’Amore: Caroso, 1581
Passo e Mezzo (Lady’s part): Caroso, 1581
So Ben Mi Chi Ha Buon Tempo: Negri, 1602
Spagnoletta Nuova al Modo di Madriglia: Caroso, 1600
Villanella: Caroso, 1581

Baroque:
A Chacone: Mr. Isaac, 1711
Ballo Secondo: Grossatesta, 1726
Ballo Terzo: Grossatesta, 1726
Couplet de Dance sur un air à trois temps: Pecour, 1704
Entree pour une femme: Pecour, 1713
Folia d’Espagne pour femme: Feuillet, 1700
Forlana: Pecour, 1711 (Pemberton)
La Gaillarde: Balon
La Savoye: Pecour, 1700
Minuet: Mr. Isaac, 1711
Sarabande pour une femme: Pecour, 1704
The Diana: P. Siris, 1725


References

  • Caroso, Fabritio. Courtly Dance of the Renaissance: A New Translation and Edition of the Nobilta di Dame (1600). New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1995.
  • Nevile, Jennifer. Dance, Spectacle, and the Body Politick, 1250-1750. Bloomington: Indiana University Press., 2008.
  • Rameau, Pierre. The Dancing Master. Alton: Dance Books Ltd., 2003.
  • Wortelboer, Dorothée. Celeste Giglio: Flowers of 16th-Century Dance. The Netherlands: Dorothée Wortelboer, 1996.
  • A Collection of Dances – beginner book for Renaissance dance
  • Katherine’s Renaissance Dance Pages
  • Library of Dance – Vintage Dance Manuals
  • The Historical Dance Society – teaching videos

Classes

Anna Mansbridge (Seattle Early Dance)
Ken Pierce (Integrarte)
Thomas Baird