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Bt_movie_not_in_use Allemande: a typical accentuated 17th Century German dance (00h:07m:29s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use There is a typical evolution of the dances; opera (theater) origins (00h:08m:06s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Most other dance forms: Menuetto, Gigue are faster because they come from popular dance forms (00h:08m:14s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use The interpretation for the Menuetto tempo can be be fast or slow, depending on era in which it was written (00h:08m:44s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Sebastien de Brossard, 1685. Menuetto: one of the faster dances (00h:08m:50s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 1760. Menuetto became one of the slowest dances in this time (00h:09m:10s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Savall playing Bach Fifth Suite for Solo Cello Allamande on viol (00h:13m:37s)

Bach viola master class with Jordi Savall

Viol Soloist Jordi Savall talks with Elzbieta Weyman on the importance of historic context when interpreting dance forms in the music of J.S. Bach

Artists Bt_info_artist Jordi Savall Bt_info_artist Michael Tilson Thomas

Composers Johann Sebastian Bach

Instruments Viol (Viola da gamba) and Viola