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Early Syncopated Dance Music - Cakewalks, Two-Steps, Trots and Glides

Various Artists
Early Syncopated Dance Music - Cakewalks, Two-Steps, Trots and Glides

Lively, singable, and simple, cakewalks, two-steps, and other social dance rhythms captured the minds and feet of the American dancing public at the beginning of the twentieth century. This selection introduces a variety of these hopping tunes, as well as an unusual instructional track that teaches listeners how to dance the one-step.

Track Listing

101
At a Georgia Camp Meeting John Philip Sousa and Arthur Pryor 2:39
102
Smoky Mokes The Columbia Symphony Orchestra 2:53
103
Creole Belles The Metropolitan Orchestra 2:44
104
King Chanticleer Prince's Band 3:01
105
Kerry Mills Ragtime Dance The Zonophone Concert Band 2:18
106
Kentucky Kut Up Pryor's Band 2:38
107
The Minstrel Band Pryor's Band 2:36
108
Grizzly Bear Pryor's Band 2:17
201
Gertrude Hoffman Glide The Walter B. Rogers Band 2:52
202
Too Much Mustard The Walter B. Rogers Band 2:55
203
Everybody Two-Step Military Band 2:59
204
The Horse Trot Military Band 2:43
205
One Step Instruction G. Hepburn Wilson 3:53
206
Bon Ton One Step Conway's Band 2:49
207
The Dancing Deacon Hell Fighters Band, 369th U.S. Infantry Band, and James Reese Europe 3:16
208
Bees Knees Original Memphis Five 3:14

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