Maude V. White in Anacapri - in the beginning of 1888
from Friends and Memories, page 325:
One night we all went up to Anacapri, where several fishermen and girls danced a tarantella for us. The music was absolutely irresistible ! We looked on for some time, and then we began to realise that, after all, we were neither of us Methuselahs !
“Come on,” cried Munthe. “Why shouldn’t we dance too ?”
I hesitated for a moment. I didn’t know the steps, and said so.
“What does it matter ? Just let yourself go to the music ! Corraggio ! Avvanti!”… more >>
Maude V. White, Friends and Memories (London, 1914), p. 325. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1452274010555 accessed: 5 December, 2023
Listening tohide composers
|Italian folk dance music|
|Date/Time||in the beginning of 1888|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, outdoors, in public|