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wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballroom_Dance

Ballroom dance is a set of partner dances, which are enjoyed both socially and competitively ... There are also a number of historical dances, and local or national dances, which ... 6.2 American Style competition dances (only in the U.S. & Canada) ... Since dance is to a large extent tied to music, this led to a burst of newly ...

www.britannica.com/art/Native-American-music

On the northwest coast of North America, the right to perform ancestral songs and dances is ... Native American performances integrate music, dance, spirituality, and social .... Eastern Woodlands singers use a relatively relaxed vocal style and .... The native peoples living in this area include the Nahua (including the Aztec),  ...

www.nps.gov/articles/significance-of-missions.htm

Apr 15, 2016 ... Living history reenactors dressed in 16th-century period clothing are a highlight .... Spanish colonial missions in North America are significant because so ... O' odham Circle Dance at the Fiesta de Tumacácori held at the park annually. ... of the missions, what we see today is the cumulative effect of a historic ...

www.ietravel.com/blog/colombian-culture-art-dance-music-make-colombia-unique

Colombian Culture: Art, Dance & Music Make the Colombia Unique. ... Like many Latin American countries, Colombia offers a rich hodgepodge of ethnic ... the Tairona of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta region) mixed with the Spanish criollos, ... of their ancient craftsmanship, visit the Zenú Gold Museum in Cartagena.

www.latinballet.com/dance-history-1

The Son Cubano is arguably the most influential musical style to come out of Cuba. ... Danzón is integral to the history of Cuban dance music, popular between ... Musical historians argue on the historical origins of tango. ... Just as the British came to North America looking for the “American dream,” Italians, French, Spanish, ...

www.jblearning.com/samples/0763749591/49591_ch03_mclean.pdf

played to symbolize a continuing struggle between good and evil or life and death. ... On the North American continent, play had similar functions among Native .... Among the ancient Israelites, music and dancing were performed for ritual ... there are some historical accounts of women receiving modest education, and.

tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/its02

Jun 15, 2010 ... Spanish colonial authorities enjoyed the patronato real (royal patronage) over ecclesiastical affairs, granted to ... Spanish Priests Convert Native Americans at Missions ... Courtesy of Texas Beyond History and the University of Texas Libraries. ... Matachines Dancers Worship with Colorful Music and Dance.

santafe.org/Visiting_Santa_Fe/Museums

El Rancho de las Golondrinas is a living history museum located on 200 ... span the early history of indigenous people, Spanish colonization, the Mexican Period, .... Its exhibits chronicle the history of Santa Fe as well as New Mexico and the region. American Indian artists sell their wares under its historic portal as part of the ...

santafe.org/Visiting_Santa_Fe/Things_to_Do/Historic_Sites/index.html

Explore ancient Native American ruins filled with petroglyphs or a living history museum devoted to Spanish Colonial life. Visit centuries-old adobe and ...