La cachucha (Anonymous)

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For Piano

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Jiloxiga (2014/12/16)

Publisher. Info. Boston: H. Prentiss, 1840.
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Misc. Notes "As Danced by Mad'lle Fanny Elssler; Performed with unbounded applause by the Boston Brigade Band "
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For Guitar (Ballard)

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Arranger James Ballard
Publisher. Info. New York: C. T. Ceslain, 1840.
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Misc. Notes "As Danced by Mad'lle Fanny Elssler"
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For Guitar (Ferranti)

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Stefan Apke (2016/12/17)

Arranger Marco Aurelio Zani de Ferranti (1800-1878)
Publisher. Info. New York: Philip Ernst & Son, 1846. Plate 30_6.
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Misc. Notes "Souvenir de Fanny Elssler. The much Admired Cachucha."
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General Information

Work Title La cachucha
Alternative. Title The Original Castanet Spanish Dance
Composer Anonymous
Key G major
First Publication. 1840
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation undetermined
Related Works this dance exists in several collections, and there are also several fantasias, or variations, on it:
La Cachucha, Op.36 (Burgmüller, Friedrich)
Caprice sur l'air espagnol 'La Cachucha', Op.13 (Coste, Napoléon)
Hamilton's Universal Tune-Book (Various)
Méthode de castagnettes (Heugel, Jacques-Léopold)
Échos d'Espagne (Lacôme d'Estalenx, Paul)
Cachucha-mazurk, Op.57 (Lamothe, Georges)
Cachucha-Galopp, Op.97 (Strauss Sr., Johann)
Airs populaires, chants nationaux et motifs célèbres (Vilbac, Renaud de)

Misc. Comments

  • The performance of the ballerina Fanny Elssler (1810-1884) brought a great popularity to this Spanish dance in the 1830s.