Folk dance - Wikipedia
Folk dances are dances that are developed by people that reflect the life of the
people of a certain country or region. Not all ethnic dances are folk dances; for ... More »
The history of folk dance dates back several centuries, though very little detail is
known about its origins. While nobody is really sure what folk dancing looked ...
... expression of a past or present culture. The term folk dance was accepted until
the mid-20th century, when... ... 8-3-2010 See Article History. Related Topics.
Some English and European folk dances, as well as certain children's games,
are thought to have had their origin in ancient rites, religious ceremonies, and ...
Just as they fail to appreciate how wide spread traditional dancing is or how far
back in history it goes. English traditional dances although in many ways unique
PHILIPPINE FOLK DANCE HISTORY Mountain or Igorot Dances Long before the
Spaniards, the indigenous people in the mountainous regions had already ...
Scholarly presentation by noted dance researcher Elizabeth Burchenal and
published in the Journal of the International Folk Music Council. Burchenal
The Society of Folk Dance Historians (SFDH), a 501(c)(3) non-profit ... about the
history and practice of recreational international folk dancing (RIFD), a social ...
Countries of the world have their own cultures made more colorful, beautiful and
vibrant because of folk dances that are a reflection of who they are and what ...
Through years of performance English Folk Dance has become an established
and recognised part of local tradition. Local inventiveness has developed its ...