How to become a debutante of the Vienna ball?
Whirling to the sounds of the Viennese waltz with a gallant gentleman on the polished parquet floor, in a snow-white dress, with sparkling eyes, not inferior in the brilliance of…

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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. As "the Thing" conquered the world?
It so happens that a particular song and a particular dance form an inseparable link in our head, like "Marx-Engels" or "Dolce Gabbana". Moreover, sometimes the dance is invented from…

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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

What to bring to practice the contemp?

Recently contemp dance is gaining popularity among all age groups of people. It lacks clear criteria, as this technique is an organic Association of a large number of areas. Here you can find elements of classical dance and jazz-modern, as well as well-marked Oriental motifs from tai Chi Quan to yoga. Due to this diversity, the only boundaries that are recognized in the contempo are the physical capabilities of each person.

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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

Instructions: how to translate the promises of Latin Americans?
The popularity of Latin American dances has long been gaining momentum in Russia, especially in Moscow. After all, these dances are positive, a distraction from the routine, transferred to the…

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How to dance at home?
Dancing through each movement reflects the state of mind of the person, it can be used without words to convey all your feelings partners, so do not stay away from…

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What do they teach dancing and martial arts?
Once I was sure that martial arts and dancing taught to beat the face of unconscious citizens, and then dance, as in Indian cinema. Now I can say that it…

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How to become a choreographer? Tips of the dancer
People dance everywhere: at discos, holidays, just at home with good music. Some dance for themselves as they can, and some are enrolled in dance schools. But only a small…

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