to related information on the Web
The First Edition of Playford's
English Dancing Master
Text only, but still quite useful.
SCA Music and Dance Homepage
- containing a great deal of information that is quite useful and fascinating. Also on the same site is
Pre-1600 English Ballads
, which was extremely valuable in helping me to find lyrics for some of the dances.
If All the World Were Paper
- a reconstruction of one of Playford's dances.
Instructions for Hyde Park
- A reconstruction of another Playford dance.
- ...and a third.
- Biographical information about Playford.
- an in-depth look at a common Playford dance move.
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