"Holy Spring." As shown by the pagan Russia Stravinsky, Roerich and Nijinsky?
Still flying in space American ship "Voyager". Bears he records music. And along with the music of Is Bach on Board the spacecraft is a recording of the music of…

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Irish dance. Can you think... feet?
How surprisingly easy sometimes there are thoughts: it seemed that there was still a fraction of a second ago, nothing that would have attracted, surprised or forced to take shape…

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Song + dance. Is it hard to dance to "Macarena" and "Ketchup Song"?
To repeat the success of "the thing" — a song and dance in one bottle — was only by the mid-1990s. In many features, history repeated itself — again it…

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Who is available Pole dance? Part 1

Its history Pole dance goes back many centuries. Pole for power training is mentioned in the myths of Ancient Rome, Egypt and other ancient civilizations. In India in the XII century BC there was a kind of yoga on a wooden pole — Mallakhamb, and the strength and endurance of men trained on a wooden pole, they performed acrobatic exercises and tricks (Mallastambha). Guskova Natalia , Shutterstock.com the First official competitions in pole dancing were held in 2003 and are actively held now, when Pole dance is gaining popularity. In 2009 Pole dance was officially recognized as a sport in Russia. There is even a Sports Federation of pole dance. Pole dance combines complex acrobatics, dance elements and fitness. Continue reading

Tarantella. What legends are associated with it?

A dance shrouded in mystery. Dance, which became a symbol. At the same time — absolutely alive — everyone can dance, do it with pleasure on holidays and even hold special festivals. All this Tarantella, which is associated with curious legends. Main legend the history of the dance, States that from the 14th to the 15th century in southern Italy was a strange epidemic of tarantism. And what is interesting: only women and only commoners were bitten. No sick high-born lady or, rather, “Donna” or Signora was recorded. On the one hand, it is clear. The rich aristocrat-lady in the field do not go, do not collect the harvest. Continue reading

What dance to learn?

Dance is, first of all, a perception of the world. How you feel the surrounding space, how you perceive the flow of information — and how you are aware of yourself in these flows. Dance is an opportunity to tell with the help of the body what the soul sings about. Photo: Depositphotos A to body and soul was able to more effectively merge into a creative ecstasy and to achieve harmony, you need to identify what you would like to achieve in “physical” terms, and that in “philosophical-aesthetic”. Attracting more and more young ladies belly dance, or BELLY DANCE, originally had a very practical value. In ancient times in the East girls were taught to perform it from early childhood. All movements of this dance-gymnastics aimed at strengthening the abdominal muscles, with a single purpose: to prepare the internal organs for subsequent delivery. Continue reading

Where to begin the study of twerking?
Today it is very fashionable to repeat the beautiful movements of popular singers, which is why many of the fair sex take lessons twerking for beginners. This type of dance…

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Benefits of dance for older people?
Our mental and physical abilities inevitably deteriorate with age. How to deal with this phenomenon? Researchers have found that brain aging slows down exercise, especially dancing. Photo: Depositphotos Decrease in…

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What is dangerous dancing in unfamiliar terrain?
During my cloudless childhood and radiant youth summer camps were quite popular. Pioneer there, labor camps and recreation, sports and recreation. Probably, there are no people among my generation who…

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The best dancers in the world: who are they, these stars?
Dance is a universal language, everyone understands it without words. Who are the best dancers in the world and what are they famous for? There are many options, it is…

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