What is Russian Gypsy Dance

If you take a closer look at gypsy dancing in Europe, you will see that only three types that are well developed: Russian, Balkan and Spanish gypsy dances.The Russian gypsy dance is one of the most vibrant and expressive type of gypsy dances, along with Balkan and Spanish. The other gypsy groups, of course, also have their own dances, but these are less outstanding. Female gypsy dance is followed by intricate footwork, arm movements, aberdevine, wide skirt swings, shoulder shimmies and floor work. This dance is characterised by a smooth slow start, then gradually tempo increases with the lush,...

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What is Gypsy Dance

What Is Gypsy Dance? There are many types of dancing out there. Gypsy dance in UK seems to be something new, but it’s actually one of the oldest forms of dance. It can also be referred to as Romany dance, due to the Romany name given to the traditional, proud gypsies. What Exactly Is Gypsy Dancing? Gypsy dance, the folk dancing of Romany people from all over the world, are dances of graceful and joyful movements, expressing freedom, passion and playfulness. After the Romany people left India around 1000 years ago, they migrated all over the globe, and many settled in...

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