Brahms — Waltz in C major, Op. 39, No. 13 (Cymbals)

Reconstructed by Hortense Kooluris and Julia Levien.

Notes

Nadia Chilkovsky Nahumck

Reference: Nahumck, Nadia Chilkovsky. Isadora Duncan: The Dances. Washington DC: The National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1994.

Waltz No. 13 introduces the quick tapping together of the wrists as a distinctive ornamental feature in an otherwise surprisingly static composition for four dancers.

Videos

Title Date Dancers Full Dance? Notes
isadoraNOW excerpts 2009-08-23 Yes
Dances by Isadora: Cymbals Marie Carstens Yes
Gemze, Hortense, Julia, and Sylvia perform Cymbals Gemze de Lappe, Sylvia Gold, Hortense Kooluris, Julia Levien Yes

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