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Images, voices, and reflections on Cape Breton step dance style

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dc.contributor.author Melin, Mats H.
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-12T10:09:13Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-12T10:09:13Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Melin, Mats. (2017). Images, Voices, and Reflections on Cape Breton Step Dance Style. Canadian Folk Music, 49 (2015)(2/3), 19-25. en_US
dc.identifier.other 725-2855-1-PB
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/6343
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Every dance form has its own stylistic traits as-cribed to it by its community of performers, and Cape Breton step-dancing is no exception. Even though this vernacular percussive dance style shares many traits with other Canadian and North American step dance forms, it has certain markers that are singled out by its practitioners as aesthetic key points. In my book One with the Music: Cape Breton Step Dancing Tradition and Transmission (2015), I discuss many aspects of this traditional dance style, but here I would like to single out a few reflections and comments on some aesthetic keywords. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Athabasca University Press/Canadian Society for Traditional Music en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Canadian Folk Music / Musique folklorique canadienne;49 2/3
dc.relation.uri http://www.canfolkmusic.ca/index.php/cfmb/index
dc.subject Cape Breton step dance en_US
dc.subject images en_US
dc.subject reflections en_US
dc.title Images, voices, and reflections on Cape Breton step dance style en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.authorcontactother Mats.Melin@ul.ie


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