Dance along with Sanna Longden as she reviews 15 dances from around the world for all levels of learners, in live teaching situations. DVD includes the following dances:
Gustav’s Skoal, 3rd-8th, Swedish square dance with "lurkers"
Los Tachos, 3rd-8th, stick dance from southern France
Sicilian Tarantella, 4th-adults, Sicilian dance for fours using tambourines
Alunelul, upper elementary-adults, circle dance from Romania
Ach Ja, K-3rd, humorous partner dance from Germany
Thady You Gander, 4th-adults, energetic longways dance from Australia
Bele Kawe, upper elementary-adults, individual dance in West African/Caribbean style
Debky, upper elementary-adults, line dance of Northern African and Arabic cultures
ASIA:Hoy Nergiz/Toi Nergis, 4th-adults, Armenian dance with lines for each gender
High Green Mountain, adaptable for all ages, circle dance from Taiwan using wrist bells
Hashual, K-8th, the fox game from Israel
El Juego Chirimbolo, K-5th, traditional music game in Spanish from Ecuador
Canoe Dance, 2nd-6th, Native American dance in short lines of Haliwa-Saponi nation
Here Comes Sally, 2nd-adults, African-American dance in longways sets
Swing Dancing, 5th-adults, basic six-count pattern of quintessential U.S. dance
Grade levels are only suggestions. You know your students best.
A syllabus of dance descriptions is included.
Music for these dances can be found on Sanna’s CD #3.