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Historicity of music | Drop the beat: e...

Since the dawn of man and his beat of a primitive percussion instrument — arguably the first semblance of music – he also probably nodded or tapped his monkey foot in the artistic expression of dance. But music and dance don’t always go well together. Consider that classical music lovers usually enjoy the symphony sitting […]

10th anniversary of Melbourne’s biggest

City Sessions, Melbourne’s iconic and longest running freestyle battle dance showcase, returns for a second year to Live at the Bowl on Saturday February 5 as it celebrates 10 incredible years of street/social dancing. Efren Pamilacan, founder of City Sessions: Approaching its 10 year anniversary, City Sessions has long been the connector for many different […]

Northeastern Dance Music Festival to be ...

A boutique dance music festival will set the party mood in Northumberland next summer when it hosts three days of entertainment over the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend, it has been announced. House of Barefoot is expected to feature internationally renowned DJs and house music stars and will provide camping and glamping opportunities in a scenic […]

Elements of dance styles and the cultura...

Saturday, October 23rd, individual dance competition, Red Bull Dance Your Style, ended the American line-up. The wild card, Angyil McNeal, took the dance floor by storm and was crowned national champion. The iconic popper will now advance to the World Finals in Johannesburg, South Africa. If you’ve never been to one of these events, qualifiers […]

Chicago Footworkology’s “Footwork Frenzy

During this Footwork Frenzy, the only weapons the dancers brought into battle were their fierce footwork and demeanor as they clashed in every style. Ana Pietrewicz / Daily college student The Amherst dancers got into a fight on Sunday at the Footwork Frenzy all-style combat event hosted by the traveling dance team, Chicago Footworkology. The […]

“Footnotes” pays homage to Chicago-born

Footwork is an art form that consists of both music and dance, connecting people around the world. Now people downtown come to see the animated projection of a building formerly known as the Merchandise Mart. “Footwork is more than dance, it’s also music,” said Brandon K. Calhorn, who produced “Footnotes” with Wills Graspiegel. “It’s electric […]

Things to do in LA, OC: Dance, music, op...

Magician David Kwong’s latest puzzle show, a family celebration of National Dance Day, and the Los Angeles opera season opener topped our short list of cultural offerings this weekend. end. Before you go, don’t forget to call or check online for booking conditions and other COVID-19 protocols. “Il Trovatore”LA Opera opens its season with a […]

Etna Art Tour returns in person with foo...

The main commercial corridor of Etna will be animated by art, music and dance for the seventh annual artistic tour of the district. Hosted in person after a covid-19 hiatus last year, the event will run from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, September 25 along Butler Street. “We believe this shows the resilience […]

AnupamZ Mixes Sambalpuri Folk Dance in B...

Bhubaneswar: Known for fusing dance and fitness, Odia choreographer Anupam Nayak aka AnupamZ still has something up his sleeve with his new brand called “Bworkz”. This Bollywood Indian music and dance routine will prepare instructors around the world to teach the Bollywood dance style incorporating Indian folk dances like Sambalpuri, Bihu, Garba, Ghoomar, Bhangra and […]

New website seeks to create ‘dance music

Dance Music Archives by Electric Hawk, is a new website that seeks to document and archive the entire history of electronic music. This is great news for fans of DJ mixes, radio shows, and lost footage in old places. The site promises to be a concise and convenient one-stop-shop for all things EDM. Andi Durrant […]

Jana Rush: Painful Enlightenment Review ...

FIn recent years, new musical genres have generated as much invention and sweat as footwork, the Chicago-born dance style where house tempos are sped up like a sadistic personal trainer to the point where they seem to stutter. and gasp. The choppy samples and snap of rap drums add structure to the mix, although the […]

Promote Chinese folk dance in the Philip...

He Peilan poses for a photo with the children. He Peilan, president of the Philippines Peilan Dance Art Center and leader of the Philippine Chinese Folk Dance Troupe, has lived in the Philippines since 1987. For the past 34 years, she has promoted Chinese culture and Chinese folk dance in the country of the Philippines. […]

Surf Mesa’s take on the state of dance m

Surf Mesa, a 21-year-old LA-based DJ, has released his new single “Losing the mind“—With artist Bipolar Sunshine — June 4. Since its release, the song has gained traction as Surf prepares to perform live shows again. To discuss her recent single and how it is First entering the world of DJing, Surf spoke to the […]

Malawian folk songs, kathi folk dance pe...

The folk music and dance impressed the audience with its tranquility. As part of the Gamak series, Malawian folk songs and Kathi folk dances were featured on the Madhya Pradesh State Tribal Museum Youtube channel on Tuesday. Tribal Folk Kala and Boli Vikas Akademi broadcast the presentation of “Malawi Gayan” of Shalini Vyas, Bhopal and […]

Electronic Dance Music – What is it?

Electronic dance music, also known as electronic dance music, party music, or just dance music, is a large collection of punchy electronic soundtracks designed primarily for clubs, raves, and parties. Dubbed the ‘new school’ of electronic music because it was born out of a mindset associated with the roots of modern club culture – house, […]

Tango, salsa and 7 other Latin American ...

through Nicole YoungApril 29, 2021 The cliché that music is a universal language is a cliché for a reason, because music really connects people while telling the story of a culture. Many Latin American countries use music and dance to keep their traditions alive and the different styles have been recognized around the world. There […]

Discovery of folk dance: how an unlikely...

The first thing I learned in folk dancing was the categorical excuse. “Sorry!” “Forgive me!” and “Does it hurt? On this dance floor, I was a well-meaning threat. My wife, Chrissie, said that dancing would improve our quality time together. Folk dance circles had few African Americans at the time. I was as easy to […]

Filipino folk dance and music take cente...

Oakland, California – The Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) will present its second virtual concert in the “Celebrating Our HeART-filled Heritage” performing arts series, featuring members of the Parangal Dance Company, a Filipino folk dance ensemble from the Bay Area which aims to preserve the indigenous people of the Philippines culture through captivating performances and […]

Yanhe dance: the distinctive folk dance ...

04:51 China’s ethnic minorities have long been known for their diverse and distinctive folk music and dance styles. Here in Yunnan Province (southwest China), the Yi ethnic group has a unique dance style with tobacco cases. The Yanhe dance, which literally means tobacco case dance, uses round tobacco cases, usually made of bamboo and wood, […]

Nimadi folk dance projected on MPSTM You...

It was a delicious and energetic Sunday evening for the Bhopalites. The broadcast of Nimadi’s folk dances ‘Kathi’ and ‘Gangaur’ took place on the Madhya Pradesh State Tribal Museum YouTube channel on Sunday. Music lovers spent an evening with calm classical music and Nimadi and Kathi’s fun dancing on the floor. As part of the […]

I Dance Hungary: Online courses aim to i...

The sound of bagpipes, violins, violas, double basses, rotating lutes, lyres and various shepherd’s flutes form the basis of enchanting Hungarian folk dances. Somogia and Szek. And now foreign dance lovers can easily learn these dances thanks to I dance Hungary, the first online platform for non-Hungarians, created under the patronage of the Friends of […]

artists representing various dance style...

Indian dance forms reflect India’s rich cultural heritage. These dance forms erased borders and strove to spread unity among the people of the different states of the country. Spreading the message of peace and unity through Indian dance, Nataraj Academy of Music and Dance, based in Visakhapatna, Andhra Pradesh, recently held a two-day national Jathis […]

Folk dance celebrates its 30th anniversa...

Hello, time traveler!This article has been published 03/06/2019 (847 days ago), the information it contains may therefore no longer be up to date. At the end of May, students from Louis Riel School Division returned to St. Vital Park for the annual Folk Dance in the Park event and took to the St. Vital Park […]

dance day: Bollywood embraces internatio...

While Bollywood prides itself on bringing traditional Indian dance forms to the big screen through the ages, the industry has also caught up with its time. This is the magic of Indian films. And while international dance forms are gaining popularity around the world, Bollywood has quickly adapted to this as well. Over the years, […]

Three troops; two concerts; live music...

A a cornucopia of dance styles is on the menu at opposite ends of the AU campus next week. Ballet Tucson brings a contemporary ballet interpretation to some of Leonard Bernstein’s most beloved arias. Two promising opera singers will join the dancers on Stevie Eller’s intimate stage to perform the songs live. In cavernous Centennial […]

The origins of dance styles

There is an incredible variety of types, styles and genres of dancing – from street to nightclub, to folk dance to the ballroom. Some are recent inventions, resulting from social and political changes, while others have origins as old as civilization itself. Archaeological evidence of the early dance has been found in 9,000-year-old Indian rock […]

Irish folk dancing and music is coming t...

posted on Thursday, November 5, 2015 by Polk Newsroom Polk State College will host an evening of Irish folk dancing and music at 7 p.m. on November 19 at the Polk State Lake Wales Arts Center, 1099 State Road 60 East. The concert is free and open to the public. A reception, also free and […]

Delhi parents opt for international danc...

Object songs can be a hit with kids, but parents are now opting for international dance styles over Bollywood dhinchak dance for their kids to learn Over the years, dance classes in Delhi have gone from being a place where you could send your children for free time to essential life skills development sessions important […]