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Uptown – Downtown (Golden Slippers) - Ed Durlacher

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Uptown – Downtown (Golden Slippers) - Ed Durlacher

Description

Classic square dance figure, Uptown Downtown, done as a singing square to Golden Slippers by caller Ed Durlacher; music provided by The Top Hands, directed by Frank Novak. One of the Related Items is a newsreel with Durlacher calling this very dance in Central Park, New York.

More detailed information about this recording, part of a collection, titled Country Dances, is available here, from the National Museum of American History. Durlacher's calls can be found here.

The SDHP collections includes several other illustrations of this dance as a singing call; the Bill Litchman Related item is a western version of the figures done as a patter call.

Creator

Source

Sonora 1122

Date Created

1946

Contributor

Temporal Coverage

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Original Format

78 rpm record

Duration

1:29

Item Relations

This Item is related to Item: Honor Your Partner - Ed Durlacher
This Item is related to Item: Ed Durlacher (photos)
This Item is related to Item: Ed Durlacher - Central Park newsreel
This Item is related to Item: Ed Durlacher - Central Park, photos
This Item is related to Item: Golden Slippers - Bob Dalsemer
This Item is related to Item: Golden Slippers - Ralph Sweet
This Item is related to Item: Golden Slippers - Donald "Jake" Jacoby
This Item is related to Item: Goin' Uptown - Bill Litchman