Noun(1) music composed for dancing the pavane(2) a stately court dance of the 16th and 17th centuries
(1) We led the company in a pavane and I smiled at the King only when he looked over at me.(2) Similar comments apply to the pavane , the galliarde and the volta from the Elizabethan period.(3) We danced a pavan , but it never worked with three either.(4) He too composed a pavan and galliard for the Earl.(5) He described the pavan as a processional dance in duple time, with two single steps and one double step forwards, followed by the same sequence in reverse.(6) Children also took part in period dances including the lively farandole from Provence and the slower pavan , both dating back to the time of Tudor kings and queens.(7) He produced many fine sets of variations on popular melodies and ground basses as well as stylized dance music (especially pavans and galliards).(8) The range of Orlando Gibbons can be savoured first in another expressive and touching pavan .
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