Lancers Quadrille - Pennsylvania

Title

Lancers Quadrille - Pennsylvania

Subject

Lancers

Description

The Lancers is a form of quadrille dating from the 19th century. It appears in many communities throughout the western world. Here is a version (filmed in Super-8 by Bob Dalsemer, September, 1979) that was kept alive in Independence, PA, in the southwestern part of the state.

Dalsemer's detailed description of the dance figures, and music transcriptions, can be found here.

Creator

Bob Dalsemer

Source

Bob Dalsemer

Date Created

September, 1979

Contributor

Bob Dalsemer

Spatial Coverage

USA, Pennsylvania, Independence

Temporal Coverage

1970s

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