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date: 11 December 2019

Lancerslocked

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Named after the lance, a popular military weapon of the early 19th century, the Lancers Quadrille, later called “Lancers,” consisted of five figures. The date of its first appearance in European or American ballrooms is not known, but numerous examples of sheet music indicate that it was popular from the 1850s to the end of the 19th century. ...

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