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beguine

1. a dance of South American origin in bolero rhythm
2. a piece of music in the rhythm of this dance
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She was not the only beguine suspected of heresy, and often politics were the driving force behind such charges.
Placid Priory in the state of Washington, adds to her prodigious body of work with this comprehensive investigation into the lives of thousands of celibate women who lived outside the cloister as beguines.
The concert will feature Cole Porter's "Begin the Beguine," selections from "Man of La Mancha," "Georgia on My Mind" - with alto sax soloist Ellyn Holmes - and several marches.
Whose songs included Begin The Beguine and Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye?
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Promised on tonight's set-list are hot chestnuts Begin the Beguine, Four Brothers, Don't Be That Way, and, most meaningfully, Swing, Swing, Swing.
What connects the No 1 hits Begin The Beguine and Hero?
Clare; the Beguine women's communities of the late Middle Ages; the social service orders of the modern period.
you do not return in begin the beguine, but you dance with me in in
at least there was time to go back and beguine again.
This book will immediately become a classic, especially for its extensive appendix in which Simons identifies the various beguine communities of his region.