This publication, a classic in Scottish dancing circles, invites the reader to become aware of this style of dance and, for those already involved, to immerse themselves deeper still.
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Book Description Luath Pub., 1997. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Photos (illustrator). 1997 paperback book; updated & revised edition. BRAND NEW from 1997 publisher. Never opened, Never read, Never marked. Book 5-1/2 x 8 x 1/2" size; 128 pages, illustrated with black & white photographs and illustrations. Highland Balls & Village Halls. This is a welcome return for a book acknowledged as a classic in Scottish dancing circles worldwide. Author Wallace Lockhart has thoroughly updated this new edition, and added chapters on Freeland Barbour, the Scottish Traditions of Dance Trust and dancing around the world. This book is an open invitation to the growing number of people becoming aware of and involved in Scottish dancing to dip in a little deeper, and to those already immersed to dip deeper still. Wallace Lockhart is leader of Quern and a familiar figure at music and dance events in Scotland and overseas. He is delighted to be able to contribute to the new dynamism to be found in the Scottish dance tradition by sharing his knowledge and enthusiasm. 'A delightful survey of Scottish dancing and custom. Informative, concise and opinionated, it guides the reader across the history and geography of country dance and ends by detailing the 12 dances every Scot should know - the most famous being the Eightsome Reel, "the greatest, longest, rowdiest, most diabolically executed of all the Scottish country dance." - The Herald . ' Take part in a ceilidh (a recently hip but completely traditional Scottish gathering of music, dance and drinking) through Lockhart's anecdotal style. Acknowledged as a classic in Scottish dancing circles around the world, now in an updated new edition with a foreword by the director of the Edinburgh Folk Festival. This is a book for everyone who loves dancing of every kind. ' . " Highland Balls and Village Halls " . by G.W. Lockhart . published by Luath Press, Edinburgh, Scotland 1997 updated & revised edition paper back book *** Secure packin, Safe shipping, since 1965 *** 5-1/2 x 8 x 1/2 ". Bookseller Inventory # 4992
Book Description Luath Press Ltd, 1985. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M094648712X
Book Description Luath Press Ltd, 1985. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11094648712X
Book Description Luath Press Ltd. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 094648712X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0905728