University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Branles

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Instructors:
Evelyn Merry Met
Hamon MacPhersone


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA88 September 20, 2014
Crs #:
218
Date:
Sat Sep 20
Time:
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
6/∞
Room:
Dance
Course Category:
Performing Arts
Track:
Dance
Description
Branles are French dances from period. They are mostly easy and fun. Our source is Dance Master Arbeau, whose dance manual was written in 1589. This class is to be a mix of easy to moderate dances. This class will teach all the steps you will need and the dances will be simple. We will get to as many of the following as we can, Double Branle, Single Branle, Pease Branle, Horses Branle, Montarde Branle, Washerwomens Branle, and Official Branle. No experience necessary.