Jamaica is the birthplace of Dancehall
One of the most popular dance styles that are popular today is denhall – street dance, resulting in a truly Jamaican parties. It is rightfully referred to as social, because…

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How to use the healing power of expressive arts?
Creativity helps to find harmony with yourself and others. Natalie Rogers — the daughter of the most influential American psychologist Carl Rogers, continues the work of his father, using a…

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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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Can children create a musical?

Sometimes I think the school prepares clerks and accountants. School math is good. For Russian language thankful and the school every time the idea flows smoothly to the paper, and odds on the Internet. Serge75 Shutterstock.com Enjoy the sounds of piano and his own voice, but the school had nothing to do with singing lessons just remember to bring a music book and a lullaby by Mozart. As a child, I wrote poetry and music, but my creations were not needed. Sang and danced, but no one noticed in the sense of approval, and comments with a request to slow down the sound he often did. Later I had to meet many times many-sided gifted children whose abilities were only a hindrance at the beginning of life. Continue reading

Can I lose weight by dancing?

Any woman wants to have a perfect figure. To achieve the goal in the course are any means, sometimes unsafe for the female body. Beautiful ladies somehow forget that there is one universal means for finding the desired forms — dancing. Alexandra Lande , Shutterstock.com It is absolutely physiological, with optimal load on all muscle groups, a safe sport. Consider why dancing is ideal for forming a beautiful, proportional figure. Physical reasons: 1. Dancing, the woman gives uniform loading on all groups of muscles, even on those to which other sports can’t reach. Not only subcutaneous fat is burned, but also internal obesity of organs is eliminated. 2. Dance is safe. Choosing from a variety of types and directions of dance, every woman can choose the kind that not only has no contraindications for her personally, but also contributes to the restoration of health. Continue reading

Song + dance. What is the history of “the chicken Dance”?

Almost all Soviet children of the 1980s knew this dance. He has long been a constant favorite at the kindergarten matinees and pioneer camps. Abroad, adults did not lag behind children. It’s hard to believe, but the performance of the “Dance of little ducklings” — a constant attribute of the beer festival “Oktoberfest”, wherever it took place — in Munich or Oklahoma. a scan of the album art And it all started with a fun simple song that many still consider the origin of the popular French or Austrian folk… In fact, she is the author of Swiss accordion player Werner Thomas. The melody of the future hit he wrote back in 1957 — that’s just a hit it was not immediately. In 1963, Werner invented for his performances funny “Der Ententanz” (“Duck Dance”). But no text, no record yet. Continue reading

"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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Song + dance. How Korean dance "Gangnam Style" broke YouTube counter?
The very title of the song "Gangnam Style" — refers to the Gangnam district in South-Eastern Seoul. About this most densely populated and prosperous area, the author of the song…

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Social dance. What is bachata?
In recent years, in large and small cities were clubs for social dancing. What is social dancing? In fact — "people". Dance not for dance but for fun. No competitions,…

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Argentine tango. How did it start?
Argentine tango is perhaps one of the most mysterious and enchanting dances of our time. It is not just a dance — it is a concentrated passion that is available…

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