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The Middle Eastern Influence on Late Medieval Italian Dances

Origins of the 29987 Istampittas (Studies in Dance, V. 2)
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500-1400, Dance music, Estampies, History and criticism, Italy, Middle Eastern influences,
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Open LibraryOL10971844M
ISBN 10077347742X
ISBN 139780773477421

This work focuses on eight of the dances, the ‘istampittas,’ linked etymologically to the ‘estampie,’ a French dance, whose origins are here examined with an eye toward Italian and French music and civilization, as well as the music and society of the Arabs.

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