Ozarks - Taney Center Square #2

Title

Ozarks - Taney Center Square #2

Subject

Southern / Ozark & Midwest

Description

Footage recorded in Forsyth, Missouri, by Gordon McCann and shared with the Square Dance History Project. The fiddler is Bob Holt, recipient of the National Heritage Fellowship in 1999. The tempo is 153 beats per minute.

In addition to the fast tempo, Ozark squares are characterized by dancers' doing jigging steps. Even the young couple shown here joins in enthusiastically.

Creator

Gordon McCann

Date Created

1991

Contributor

Gordon McCann

Spatial Coverage

USA, Missouri, Forsyth

Temporal Coverage

1990s

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