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Tomlinson single dance courtesy of the Library of Congress' Dance Instruction Manuals Collection

Tomlinson single dance

Baroque Dance

Sunday 13 January 2008 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Baroque dance specialist Philippa Waite guest presents this edition, looking at the different styles of various dances. She illustrates with music by composers such as Lully, who was an excellent dancer himself, Bach, Handel, Weiss, Rebel and Rameau.

This is a repeat of the programme broadcast last Saturday.  View details.

Duration:

1 hour

Baroque Dance

Contemporary illustrations of various dances

Tomlinson single dance courtesy of the Library of Congress' Dance Instruction Manuals Collection
Tomlinson Single Dance

Isaac rigadoon courtesy of Library of Congress' Dance Instruction Manuals Collection
Isaac rigadoon

Menuet a deux courtesy of Library of Congress' Dance Instruction Manuals Collection - no copyright payable
Menuet a deux

Playlist

Lully: Chaconne from Act II scene 5 Acis et Galatee
Monique Zanetti, soprano
Les Talens Lyriques
Christophe Rousset, conductor
Erato 0630 107022
CD 1 track 1

Purcell: Rondeau from The Fairy Queen
The Parley of Instruments
Roy Goodman
Hyperion CDA 67001
CD 1 track 27

Purcell: Extract of Minuet from Abdelezer
The Parley of Instruments
Roy Goodman
Hyperion CDA 67001
CD 3 tr 5

Weiss: Courante from Suite for lute in d minor
Stephen Stubbs
EMI Classics CDC 7545192
Track 8

JS Bach: Gavotte from Orchestral suite no 3 in D major BWV 1068
Les Concert des Nations
Jordi Savall, conductor
Astree ES9958
CD1 track 3

F. Couperin: Sarabande la Dangereuse
Skip Sempe, harpsichord
Deutsche Harmonia Mundi RD77219
Track 24

Handel: Sarabande from Almira
The Parley of Instruments
Peter Holman
Hyperion CDA 67053
Track 7

Rebel: Les Caracteres de la Danse
Palladian Ensemble
Linn CKD100
Track 1

Rameau: Loure grave from Orch suite from Le Temple de la Gloire
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907121
Track 29

JS Bach: Bouree from Suite no 3 in G major BWV1009 for solo cello
Steven Isserlis
Hyperion CDA67541
CD 1 track17

Matteis: Jigg from Sett of Ayres in D
Palladian Ensemble
Linn CKD126
Track 19

Biber: Passacglia for solo violin
Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi HMX 290734445
CD2 track 11




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