The jazz pause is never an empty waiting for time. It is a withheld rhythmic energy. It produces anticipation, a kynetic excitement. There is a reserve which implies more than it shows.
– Box 1 Folder 1. Mura Dehn Papers on Afro-American Social Dance, ca. 1869-1987, New York Public Library. Performing Arts Research Collections, New York City. Zitiert in: Kusser, Astrid: Körper in Schieflage. Tanzen im Strudel des Black Atlantic um 1900. Bielefeld: transcript Verlag 2013, S. 92.
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