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An American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing ... By F. Leslie Clendenen ...

Table of Contents

044 Table of Contents Title Page
PREFACE.
Teaching an Art.
Part First.
The Alphabet of Dancing
The Alphabet of Dancing.
3rd " 4th " 5th "
SECOND SERIES.--Body Positions.
THIRD SERIES.--Arm Positions.
Waist Movements andOpposition.
Carriage of the Head.
Study of the Legs and Hips.
PART SECOND.
Technical Terms.
Part Second.--TechnicalTerms.
TECHNICAL TERMS.
Their Description and Pronunciation.
PART THIRD.
Rules Which Govern theLaws of Opposition.
PART THIRD.
Rules Which Govern the Laws of Opposition.
PART FOUR.
Preparatory Exercises,Posings and Grace Movements.
PART FOUR.
Preparatory Exercises, Posings and GraceMovements.
PREPARATORY EXERCISES.
EXERCISES FOR THE KNEE Waltz Tempo.
HIP EXERCISES, 3-4 Tempo.
WAIST EXERCISES 3-4 Tempo.
NECK EXERCISES.
ARM EXERCISES, 3-4 Tempo.
CHEST AND SHOULDER EXERCISES.
DEEP BREATHING.
BALANCING EXERCISES.
PREPARATORY EXERCISES FOR POSING.
EXERCISES FOR THE ARMS.
SECOND SERIES, BODY.
FIRST POSITION, Exercise and Pose.
SECOND POSITION, Exercise and Pose.
SECOND POSITION, Exercise.
THIRD POSITION, Exercise.
THIRD POSITION POSE.
FOURTH POSITION EXERCISE.
FOURTH POSITION POSE
FIFTH POSITION POSE.
CIRCULAR POSE.
PIROUETTE EXERCISE.
COMPOUND EXERCISES FOR POSING
BEAUTIES OF GESTICULATION.
PART FIVE.
Bows and Courtseys.
PART FIVE.
"The Bow and Courtsey."
THE COURT BOW AND COURTSEY
THE COURT BOW.
THE COURT COURTSEY.
PART SIX.
Ballet Dancing.Poses, Attitudes andArabesques.Correct and IncorrectPositions.
PART SIX.
"BALLET, POSES, ATTITUDES, ARABESQUES,AND POSITIONS."
EXPLANATION OF THE PLATES.
PART SEVEN.
Analysis and Combinationof French Terms as usedin Forming Steps andDances.
PART SEVEN.
Analysis and Combination of Technical TermsForming Fancy Dances.
La Zephire
Step One.
Step Two.
Step Three.
Step Four.
Step Five.
Step Six.
Step Seven.
Step Eight.
Step Nine.
Skipping Rope Dance
Step One.
Step Two.
Step Three.
Step Four.
Step Five.
Step Six.
Step Seven.
Step Eight.
Step Nine.
PART EIGHT.
Handy References andGeneral Review.
PART EIGHT.
Handy References and General Review.
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.
PART TEN.
FANCY DANCES ANDHOW TO TEACH.
PART TEN.
Fancy Dancing and How to Teach.
HIGHLAND FLING.
Step One
The Turn
Step Two
Turn
Step Three
--B--
Step Four.
B.
Step Five.
A.
B.
Step Six.
A.
B.
Step Seven.
A.
B.
C.
Step Eight.
B.
Step Nine.
B.
Step Ten.
SAILOR'S HORNPIPE.
Exercises.
THE DANCE.
Step One.
Step Two.
Step Three.
Explanation.
Step Four.
Step Five.
Step Six.
Step Seven.
Step Eight.
Backward.
Step Nine.
Step Ten.
Step Eleven. Finish.
The Step.
20TH CENTURY SKIRT DANCE.
Exercise No. 1.
Exercise No. 2.
Step One, Entry.
Step Two.
B.
Step Three.
Step Four.
Step Five.
B.
Step Six.
Step Seven.
Step Eight. "Posing."
Step Nine.
B.
C.
Step Ten.
Step Eleven.
Finish.
LA MANOLA.A Spanish Castinet Dance.
Exercise No. 1. Spanish Draw.
Exercise No. 2. Spanish Waltz Balance.
Exercise No. 3.Spanish Draw and Rond de Jamb backward.
Exercise No. 4. Spanish Twist.
THE DANCE.
Step One.
Step Two.
B.
Step Three.
Step Four.
Step Five.
B.
C.
Step Six.
B.
C.
D.
Step Seven,
B.
Step Eight.
Step Nine.
B.
Step Ten.
Finish.
Finale.
CONTENTS.

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