3 Contredanses françaises

Pot-pourri de 3 contredanses du « Manuscrit de Trois-Rivières » from Pierre Chartrand on Vimeo.


3 Contredanses françaises


Contredanse française


These three dances date to the late 18th century. They are reconstructed from the Manuscrit de Trois-Rivières, the earliest dance manuscript in Canada; click here for more information about the manuscript and the reconstruction.

Also see the Trois-Rivières commentary document in this collection, which gives an English translation and the French original.


Pierre Chartrand and the Danse Cadence dance company of Québec

Spatial Coverage

Canada, Quebec, Montréal

Temporal Coverage

18th century - late

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