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Author McKee, Eric, 1961-
Title Decorum of the minuet, delirium of the waltz : a study of dance-music relations in 3/4 time / Eric McKee.
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2012.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML3465 .M45 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 262 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Musical meaning and interpretation
Musical meaning and interpretation.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Influences of the early eighteenth-century ballroom minuet on the minuets from J. S. Bach's French suites, BWV 812-817 -- Mozart in the ballroom : minuet-trio contrast and the aristocracy in self-portrait -- The musical visions of Joseph Lanner and Johann Strauss Sr -- Dance and the music of Chopin : historical background -- The musical visions of Chopin -- Chopin's approach to waltz form.
Subject Minuet (Dance) -- 18th century.
Waltz -- 18th century. -- History and criticism.
Waltz -- 19th century. -- History and criticism.
Minuet (Dance) -- 19th century.
ISBN 025335692X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253356925 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 696100054