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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Alison Stevens Abstract Dance in general and the contredanse in particular have long been recognized as important to eighteenth-century European music. But music theorists have tended to understate the contredanse's unique contribution, when they haven't overlooked it entirely: dances are more...
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Published: 01 April 2021
Image 2b. “Vienne” from Raoul-Auger Feuillet's 1706 collection of contredanses (written-out repeats removed). More
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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and English contredanse, Russian ballet, and Georgian American modern dance. A more benign explanation is available. Until recently, the image of the dance could be neither reproduced in a form that could be easily circulated nor represented in a form that would be legible to musicians. For the reader...
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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to metric, primarily hypermetric, systems and perturbations within salsa music. She also examines the tradition of theorizing salsa music and dance. Alison Stevens then analyzes the eighteenth-century contredanse as a form that demonstrates hierarchies in both metrical grouping and the grouping of material...
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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 11–16.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... Once a particular relation is set for a song, that relation is often fixed for the duration of the composition. Thus Alison Stevens, in her contribution to this special issue, notes that in the eighteenth-century contredanse the phrase rhythms have the scheme ---1) (2-3-4-1)(2-3-4-1)(2-3-4--- , where...
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Journal of Music Theory (2020) 64 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 April 2020
... j n etc. continuation + cadential 9John Y. Lawrence Theory of Theme Types 16 For more on the contredanse finale in Haydn and Mozart, see Lowe 1998: chap. 4; and Neumeyer 2006. 17 The structures that I here call trifold...
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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 39–80.
Published: 01 April 2021
... ). See also Bell 2017 , Horlacher 2018 , and Leaman 2016 on ballet; Stevens 2018 on eighteenth-century contredanse; Short 2019 on musical theater; Goldberg 2019 on Bulgarian folk dance; and Bilidas 2019 on tap dance. 35 When watching this dance interpretation, the viewer may note...
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