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Burchenal, Elizabeth

Background:

Burchenal, Elizabeth (1877-1959). Author and editor of dance books and a phonograph record.

See also: American Folk Dance Society, Playground Association of America - Committee on Folk Dancing, Victor Talking Machine Co., and Frank M Roessing.

See also: Broome, Estelle M.. The Contributions of Elizabeth Burchenal to Folk Dancing in the United States. M.S. thesis, Smith College, 1954.

Publications:

American country-dances: collected and edited by Elizabeth Burchenal, Piano arrangements by Emma Howells Burchenal. New York: Schirmer, 1918. (OCLC 20645427, score 968399); 1940. (OCLC 11142294).

Bonfire dance = Rinnce mor na teinne: nach National dances of Ireland by Elizabeth Burchenal: kin G. Reber. ?: ?, 19--. (OCLC 6397130).

Dances of the People: a second volume of Folk-dances and singing games; containing 28 folk-dances of the United States, Ireland, England, Scotland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Germany, and Switzerland; with the music, full directions for performance and numerous illustrations, collected and described by Elizabeth Burchenal. New York: Schirmer, 1913, 1914, 82p. (OCLC 2376322, 18618980, score 12955036); (OCLC 2376322, 18618980); 1934. (OCLC 1547486, score 12955070); Newly ill. and rev. ed. New York: Schirmer, 1942. (OCLC 9599429).
Instructions and music for 5 Danish, 3 English, 5 German, 2 Irish, 3 Scottish, 8 Swedish, and 1 Swiss dance.

Descriptive leaflet with photograph in Irish costume. New York, Schirmer, Inc., n.d. (OCLC 9807600).

Five folk-dances from Austria, Germany, and Holland; ed. by Elizabeth Burchenal. Boston: Boston Music Co., 1929, 9p. (OCLC 4654920).

See also: Folk dance collections by Elizabeth Burchenal. American Folk Dance Society. New York: 19--. (OCLC 9807616).

Folk Dance Music: a collection of 76 characteristic dances of the people of various nations. Adapted for use in schools and playgrounds for physical education and play. Selected and compiled by Elizabeth Burchenal and Charles Ward Crampton. New York: Schirmer, 1908, 54p. (score) (OCLC 1223716).

Selections from Folk Dance Music. (78 rpm monaural 10" sound disc. Burchenal, Elizabeth, and Charles Crampton. Camden, N.J.: Victor, 1920-1939?. Irish lilt, Highland Schottische, Hopp, Mor Annika. (OCLC 11989246).

Folk-Dances and Singing Games; 26 folk-dances of the United States, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Russia, Bohemia, Hungary, Czecho-Slovakia, Italy, England, Scotland, and Ireland; with the music, full directions for performance and numerous illustrations, described and edited by Elizabeth Burchenal. New York: Schirmer, 1909, 92p. (OCLC 20121650, 12955136); arranged and edited by Elizabeth Burchenal. New York: Schirmer; Boston: Boston Music Co., 1909-22, 3v. (OCLC 1845608); 1913. (OCLC 10265290, 15112136); Rev. ed. New York: Schirmer, 1922-38. (OCLC 7001179, 1933 ed. 615730, 1488826); Rev. ed. New York: Schirmer, 1938. (OCLC 15021113, 3948076).

Folk-dances from old homelands: a third volume of folk-dances and singing games containing 33 folk-dances from Belgium, Czecho-Slovakia ...; collected and described by Elizabeth Burchenal. Piano arrangements mostly by Emma Howells Burchenal. New York: Schirmer, 1922, 85p. (OCLC 19072577, 1327091).

Folk-dances of Denmark; containing 73 (or 74) dances, selected, ed. and tr. by Elizabeth Burchenal. New York: Schirmer; Boston: Boston Music Co., 1915, 95p. (OCLC 2461904).
Includes music. The most complete collection of Danish dances.

Folk-dances of Finland: containing 65 (or 68) dances, translated and edited by Elizabeth Burchenal. New York: Schirmer, 1915, 87p. (OCLC 25225882, 758558); 1943. (OCLC 9641207).
Tantoli

Folk-dances of Germany: containing 29 dances and singing games, collected and provided with full directions for performance by Elizabeth Burchenal ... Accompaniments arranged and edited by Emma Howells Burchenal. New York: Schirmer, 1913, 1938. (OCLC 5030640).
Instructions and music for 29 (or 50) dances.

Folk dancing as a popular recreation: a handbook by Elizabeth Burchenal .... New York: Schirmer, 1922. (OCLC 4636930, microform 25267244).

Folk dancing as a social recreation for adults, by Burchenal, Elizabeth, in Playground, 14:404-16 (October 1920). New York: Playground and Recreation Association of America, 1920. (OCLC 9808340).

Four folk-games from Sweden, Finland, Czecho-Slovakia, Elizabeth Burchenal. Boston: Boston Music Co., 1927, 5p. (OCLC 6471804).

May day celebrations. Elizabeth Burchenal. New York: Dept. of Child Hygiene of the Russell Sage Foundation, 1910. (OCLC 6853310, micro 25123152).

Report for 1908-09, as amended by the Board of directors, April 1, 1909. Playground Association of America - Committee on Folk Dancing. (OCLC 9811486).
Elizabeth Burchenal is here somewhere.

Rinnce na Eirann [National Dances of Ireland], containing 25 (or 60) traditional Irish dances collected from original sources in Ireland by J.M. Lang ... and national dance music including an original composition by Arthur Darley. With full directions for performance and numerous illustrations and diagrams, edited and described by Elizabeth Burchenal ... piano arrangements by Emma Howells Burchenal. New York: Barnes, 1924, 136p. (OCLC 2064047, 8095441, microfilm 25123153, 21940203, 1925 & 1926 3301811, 1929 12037234).

Three old American quadrilles, collected and edited by Elizabeth Burchenal ... Boston, Mass.: The Boston Music Company; New York: Schirmer, n.d. (OCLC 10003139).

Three old American quadrilles, Collected and edited by Elizabeth Burchenal. Boston: Boston Music Co., 1926. (OCLC 4654920).

Twenty-eight contra dances. New York: Schirmer, 1918. (OCLC 21323248).

Vira, music and description of Portuguese folksong and folkdance. New York: Schirmer, 1918. 3p. (OCLC 6471145).