Mazourka


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n.1.A Polish dance, or the music which accompanies it, usually in 3-4 or 3-8 measure, with a strong accent on the second beat.
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Comedic actor George Holland and his company, Placide's Varieties of New Orleans, begin a two-week engagement at Mazourka Hall in St.
There were such pieces as: Tarantella by Theodor Leschetizky, En valsant by Aleksander Zarzycki, Mazourka by Sir Isidor George Henschel, Etude Caprice by Arthur Foote, and Waltz in A major by Clayton Johns.
By 1859-1860 several parties had begun to prospect the southern Owens Valley, including the Hill party, which established temporary headquarters near Lone Pine and which prospected Mazourka Canyon.