Bruce Taylor

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Bruce Taylor

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Bruce Taylor is an American citizen who was living in Norway in the mid-1970s and working as a computer programmer at the university in Bergen. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, educated in Oregon and Washington, and was in Germany in the service when he decided to bicycle through Scandinavia. He returned to the United States to finish his education and to learn Norwegian, then went back to Norway in mid-1971.

Bruce taught a class in international dance and was a steering member of a Norwegian dance group that only performed Norwegian dances.

In 1973, Bruce taught several Norwegian dances at the Stockton Folk Dance Camp.

Dances Bruce taught include Åttetur med Mylne, Eg Rodde meg Ut, Feiar med Vals, Firetur frå Romerike, Flaks frå Meråker, Masurka, Parisarpolka, Polka med Støyt, Reinlender, Rørospols, Seierstad-Hopsa, Stegvals, Stegaren, Sunnmøres Reinlendar, Varsouvienne, Vesle Kari Vår, Vossarull, and Wienerkryss frå Hardanger.