He taught certain uncouth lads, when they were of an age to enter society, the intricacies of contra dances, or the steps of the schottische and mazurka
, and he was a marked figure in all social assemblies, though conspicuously absent from town-meetings and the purely masculine gatherings at the store or tavern or bridge.
The week before, Kitty had told her mother of a conversation she had with Vronsky during a mazurka
He led the mazurka
at the Arkharovs' ball, talked about the war with Field Marshal Kamenski, visited the English Club, and was on intimate terms with a colonel of forty to whom Denisov had introduced
The piano at the foot of the staircase clanged through a mazurka
with brazen impetuosity, as though a vulgar and impudent ghost were showing off.
he danced the mazurka
with me and wanted to make me an offer next day; but I thanked him in flattering expressions and told him that my heart had long been another's.
She trifled away half an hour at the piano; and played, in that time, selections from the Songs of Mendelssohn, the Mazurkas
of Chopin, the Operas of Verdi, and the Sonatas of Mozart -- all of whom had combined together on this occasion and produced one immortal work, entitled "Frank.
The night consists of dancing the traditional polonaise, the presentation of debutantes, the graceful mazurka
at midnight and dancing to beautiful waltz melodies.
The fourth chapter ("Chopin Dreams: The Mazurka
in C# Minor as Hint home") features a single piece by Chopin, a return to Lacan's symptom--specifically, a later version, called the Sinthome--and the only part of the book that is not entirely new (see Klein, "Chopin Dreams: The Mazurka
in C# Minor, Op.
Encouraged by the warm reaction, Chaplin obliged with two encores: a Chopin Nocturne and a Mazurka
He introduces the mazurka
, for example, as being "born in the snows of Poland," but, "thaw[ing] out completely under the Antillean sun" (p.
is a dance in triple time originating in which country?
Currently there are more than 50 ADF personnel deployed on peacekeeping roles, including Operation Aslan in South Sudan, Operation Paladin in Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Egypt and Operation Mazurka
on the Sinai Peninsula, Mr Tehan said.