RE: Search: Mazurkas & Polonaises

Thiessen, Allison (
Mon, 9 Dec 2002 10:44:17 -0800 (PST)

There is a series called How to Dance Through Time. Volume 1 is entitled The
Romance of Mid-19th Century Couple Dances and it includes the Polka Mazurka.
Dancetime! 500 Years of Social Dance Vol. 1: 15th-19th Century includes the
You can order both of these through Facets ( They may have
some other titles as well as Facets is located in Chicago where there is a
large Polish population.

Allison Thiessen
Film and Sound Librarian
Richland County Public Library
2001 Library of the Year
1401 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29201

-----Original Message-----
From: R. Hertzler []
Sent: Monday, December 09, 2002 1:26 PM
To: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: Search: Mazurkas & Polonaises

I am trying to track down some videos of Polish Dances (mazurka and
polonaise in particular) for a class on Chopin being taught next year.
Anybody know of any videos showing these dances? Thanks in advance,

Randy Hertzler
University of Washington Libraries