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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Contemp for children
Recently, all become popular contemporary dance, and this applies to all – from small to large. And if you want to instill in your child a love of beautiful movements,…

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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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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

Features of Russian hip-hop

Hip-hop emerged as a way of self-expression. For the first time, this movement touched upon social problems: protest against injustice, domination of money and corruption. It is precisely because of these reasons, this area must be free not only of movement and tricks, but also the clothing of the performers.

The main thing here is the quality and Stepan. Any dance can be adapted to hip-hop, you just need to adjust it to the desired pace and add a “groove”. What is groove? This is your perception of music, this is your melody that sounds inside you according to the beat. It can manifest itself in the quality or rhythmic squats, or just nodding to the beat of the music, but it needs to be. Continue reading

Why the Argentine tango is the national dance?

Tango! Who does not know this gentle, romantic and at the same time incendiary and erotic dance. At school in the mid 50-ies we diligently tried to remember his simple movements, listening to the enchanting melody. Then we were recommended, in addition to Russian folk or famous ballroom, dance only waltz and tango, considering everything else bad taste, planted decaying West. The source of Course, the tango that we were learning and trying to reproduce was the most chaste and innocent of all the tango in the world. Then anybody and in a head could not come that you can hug and squeeze around the girl. The classic pose of the male hand on the waist of the partner, it also on the shoulder of the leader, two free hands are joined and extended forward or bent. Continue reading

The history of jazz-funk dance
One of the youngest and most successful styles in terms of Commerce is jazz-funk. It was born in America only at the beginning of the XXI century, and in this…

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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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Tarantella. How does it sound in modern culture?
The Italians themselves write that no self-respecting Italian wedding or other holiday is complete without a Tarantella. But Tarantella is now a whole group of dances, differently called in different…

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How to choose your fitness? Live dancing!
Sport is irrevocably part of our lives. More and more people from small to large begin to dance, go to the gym, swim and engage in other physically active activities.…

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