The Rakes of Glasgow: a strathspey

United Kingdom, 1954

Film
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Shows the tradiitional Scottish dance, the strathspey danced by three couples to the tunes of “The Rakes of Glasgow” and “Master Francis Sitwell”.

Credits

producer

Stanley Russell

production company

Scottish Country Dance Society

Thames and Clyde Film Company

Language

English

Duration

00:08:48:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27748

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Scotland - Social life and customs

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Music & Performing Arts → Folk dancing

Music & Performing Arts → Folk dancing, Scottish

Music & Performing Arts → Folk music - Great Britain

Music & Performing Arts → Performing arts

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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