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Jazz dance class

beginning thru advanced

by Gus Giordano

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Published by Princeton Book Co. in Pennington, NJ .
Written in English

  • Jazz dance -- Juvenile literature,
  • Jazz dance

  • About the Edition

    Uses the format of a jazz dance class to introduce specific exercises, anatomical information, and standard jazz dance terminology.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGus Giordano.
    LC ClassificationsGV1784 .G56 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 209 p. :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1719514M
    ISBN 100871271826
    LC Control Number92022623

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