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6 edition of Tap dancing found in the catalog.

Tap dancing

by Tracy Maurer

  • 19 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Rourke Press in Vero Beach, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tap dancing -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Tap dancing.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the history, techniques, and styles of this American dance form, where to see tap dancing, and how performances by such dancers as Savion Glover have helped to renew tap"s popularity in the 1990s.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementTracy M. Maurer.
    SeriesLet"s dance
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1794 .M29 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL662883M
    ISBN 101571031723
    LC Control Number97008392
    OCLC/WorldCa36649530

    In Tap Dancing America, Constance Valis Hill, herself an accomplished jazz tap dancer, choreographer, and performance scholar, begins with a dramatic account of a buck dance challenge between Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and Harry Swinton at Brooklyn's Bijou Theatre, on Ma , and proceeds decade by decade through the 20th century to the. Reggio McLaughlin Tap Dance of Life is an autobiographical account of the fascinating life of Reggio "The Hoofer." Every chapter can teach you something about the ups and downs of life. At the young age of seven, Reggio saw tap dancing for the very first time and knew this was what he wanted to do.

    Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction Magisterial, revelatory, and-most suitably-entertaining, What the Eye Hears offers an authoritative account of the great American art of tap dancing. Brian Seibert, a dance critic for The New York Times, begins by exploring tap's origins as a hybrid of the jig and clog dancing from the British Isles and dances brought from. The origins of the tap dance can be tracked all the way back to the mid and the clash of the musical influences across North America. There, a mix of African tribal, English, Scottish and Irish music and dances brought to life many new genres, including the dance style that was focused on the creation of tap sounds using shoe heel, toe and sliding of the shoes across the ground.

    Anthony Morigerato is a professional tap teacher, currently teaching the master class at the NUVO Dance Convention. Morigerato broke the record performing reverse paddles, with . Tap Dancing on Record, Freiburg im Breisgau. likes. THE SOUND OF TAP Tap Dancing on Record () is a tap dance history project by Uwe MeuselFollowers:


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