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Recordings by Jouissance

Courtly Dances of Western Europe

This CD contains a wide variety of historical dance from the years 1450-1651. Most of the dances are described in a companion pamphlet below. These are professionally pressed CDs. 26 tracks, total time 60:88.

  $15.00 USD plus shipping/handling

Dances

French Basse Danse of the 15th c.: Casulle la nouele

Italian Dances of the 15th c.: Petit Riense - Anello - Amoroso - Lioncello Vecchio - Lauro

Dances from Arbeau, 1589: Branle Simple - Branle Charlotte - Branle des Pois - Branle des Lavandieres - Branle Pinagay - Pavan Belle Qui Tiens ma Vie - Galliard Baisons nous Belle - Basse Jouissance vous Donneray - Tourdion from La Magdelena

Italian Dances of the 16th c.: Ballo del Fiore - Contentezza d’Amore - Carman’s Whistle (A Canario) - La Caccia d’Amore

English Measures, 1570-1675: Queen’s Alman - Black Alman

English Country Dances, 1651: Rufty Tufty - Upon a Summers Day - Gathering Peascods - Mage on a Cree

Artists

Laurel Uhlig - Soprano, Tenor Renaissance Recorders, Soprano Shawm, Vielle, Violin, Great Bass Recorder, Celtic Harp

Joanne Andrus - Soprano, Alto, Tenor Renaissance Recorders, Soprano Cornamuse, Tenor Shawm, Rommelpot, Drum, Hurdy Gurdy, Lute

David Stenerson - Bass Viola da Gamba, Bass Dulcian, Rebec, Violin , Percussion, Alto Shawm

Jacob Priestly - Virginal, Bass Viol, Tenor Krumhorn, Percussion

Gary Plouff - Celtic Harp, Gothic Harp, Virginal, Percussion

Thomas Thompson - Alto Shawm, Drum, Tamborine, Doumbek, Alto and Bass Recorders

Pat Reed - Bass Renaissance Recorder, Bass Cornamuse, Tamborine, Bodhran, Rommelpot, Percussion

Katie Roe - Soprano, Tenor Renaissance Recorders, Alto Cornamuse, Percussion, Tamborine

Dances from the Inns of Court, London 1570-1675

This CD contains music for 10 English measures. Each dance is recorded on the CD twice: once with the number of repeats described in the source, and a second time with additional repeats for practicing. The dances are described in a companion pamphlet below. These discs are duplicated onto CD-R blanks by computer. 20 tracks, total time 35:20.

  $6.00 USD plus shipping/handling

Dances

English Measures, 1570-1675: Quadran Pavan – Turkelone - Earl of Essex Measure – Tinternell - Old Alman - Queen’s Alman - Madam Sosilia - Black Alman - Lorayne Alman - New Alman

Artists

Laurel Uhlig - Sopranino, Soprano & Tenor Recorders, Celtic Harp, Vielle and Drum.

Joanne Andrus - Alto & Tenor Recorders, Lute, Hurdy-gurdy and Drum

Patricia Reed - Bass Recorder and Drum

Books and Pamphlets

Western Dance, 1450-1650

This pamphlet includes background information on historical dance, as well as instructions for 18 of the dances on the CD above. It was published as issue 101 of The Compleat Anachronist in 1999. 80 pages, 5½"x8½".

  $4.00 USD plus shipping/handling

Dances

French Basse Danse of the 15th c.: Casulle la nouele

Italian Dances of the 15th c.: Petit Riense - Anello - Lioncello Vecchio - Lauro

Branles from Arbeau, 1589: Branle Simple - Branle Charlotte - Branle des Pois - Branle des Lavandieres - A Pavan

Galliards: Cinq Pas, Aultres Cinq Pas, Aultres Cinq Pas, Sept Pas, Cinque Passi e voltando, Eleven Step

Italian Dances of the 16th c.: Ballo del Fiore

English Measures, 1570-1675: Queen’s Alman - Black Alman

English Country Dances, 1651: Rufty Tufty - Upon a Summers Day - Gathering Peascods - Mage on a Cree

The Old Measures, 1570-1675

This pamphlet contains detailed background information about the Old Measures, including a concordance of the sources, and reconstructions for all 10 dances included on the CD above. 36 pages, 8½"x11".

  $2.00 USD plus shipping/handling

Dances

English Measures, 1570-1675: Quadran Pavan – Turkelone - Earl of Essex Measure – Tinternell - Old Alman - Queen’s Alman - Madam Sosilia - Black Alman - Lorayne Alman - New Alman

Proceedings of the Known World Dance Symposium 2007

While supplies last. This book contains papers and dance reconstructions presented at the June 2007 KWDS in Seattle, WA. Much of the content can also be browsed online. 196 pages, 8½"x11".

  $10.00 USD plus shipping/handling

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