Dances from Domenico c.1450 – Book


This 74-page book contains a collection of the earliest known and documented European dances from De la Arte di Ballare et Danzare by Domenico da Piacenza. It has research and text by Hazel Dennison, and diagrams by Paul Kent.

Contents: 1. Belreguardo, 2. Belreguardo Novo, 3. Lionzello Vechio, 4. Lionzello Novo, 5. La Ingrata, 6. Giloxia, 7. Pizochara, 8. Verçepe, 9. Prexonera, 10. Belfiore, 11. Anello, 12. Marchexana, 13. Jupiter, 14. La Fia Guielmina, 15. Laltra Fia Guielmina, 16. Mercantia, 17. Sobria, 18. Tesara, 19. Damnes, 20. Mignotta Vechia, 21. Mignotta Nova, 22. Corona, 23. Zoglioxa

Many of the dances in this book can be danced to the music on the CD Ballare et Danzare which is available separately for purchase from this website.

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