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(Fr.). A 16th-century dance in triple time, described in Arbeau's Orchésographie (1588); it is similar to the galliard, but lighter and quicker, and was usually performed after a basse danse. Warlock included a tordion in his Capriol Suite (1927).

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Subjects: Dance — Music.


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