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Dance 460: Dance History and Theory: Books

Useful Music Call Numbers


M 1356  Music for social dancing

M 1450  Dance music

M 1455-59    Dances or dance poems, accompanied

M 1500-08    Dramatic music (operas, musicals)

M 1520-26    Dramatic music (ballets)

M 1627-M1853   Folk, national and ethnic music


ML 3400-3465   Dance music history and criticism

ML 3544-3776   Folk, national and ethnic music history and criticism

MT 950 Music to accompany dance instruction

Useful Science Call Numbers

GV   call number used for dance in LC

QM 1-549  Human anatomy

QP 1-495  Physiology

QP 310 .D35  Physiology specifc to dance

RC 489 .D3 Psychiatry (dance therapy)

RC 552 .E18 Psychiatry (eating disorders)

RC 1220 .B27  Sports medicine (ballet)

RC 1220 .D35 Sports medicine (dance)

RM 931 .D35  Therapeutics (dance therapy)

Dance Call Numbers


MD 1580  Dance periodicals


MD 1585  Dictionaries, encyclopedias


MD 1587 Terminology, abbreviations, notations


MD 1587.5  Directories


MD 1588 Philosophy and theory


MD 1589  Study and teaching


MD 1590-94  General overview of dance


MD 1595  Special aspects of the subject


MD 1596  Pictorial works


MD 1596.5  Juvenile works


MD 1597  Dancing as a profession


MD 1600-1620  Dance criticism, appreciation, history


MD 1621-1728  the above by geographical region


MD 1735  Apparatus and equipment


MD 1740-41  Ethics; Dancing and the church


MD 1743 National dances. Folk dances (general)


MD 1746-1771  Social dancing. Ballroom dancing


MD 1781-1795  Theatrical dancing


MD 1782.5 Choreography


MD 1783  Modern or expressionistic dancing


MD 1783.5  Religious dance


MD 1784  Jazz dance


MD 1785  Biography


MD 1785.8-1786  Dance groups or companies


MD 1786.32-1790  Ballet


MD 1793 Clog dancing


MD 1794 Tap danicng


MD 1796 .A-Z  other dances, alphabetical by dance name


MD 1798  Gymnastic dancing; rhythmic exercise


MD 1799  Dances for special classes of persons

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