Hora pojorenilor - Summary

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Region Romania
Formation Solo waistcoat hold then V-hold then W-hold.
Dance Structure (P1 + P2 + P1m + P2m) x 2 + ( (H1 + H1m) x 2 + H2) x 4 + (C1 x 2 + C2 + C2m) x 4.
Music Structure 4 counts/bar, 4 bar phrases except Parts P1 & P1m which are 8 bar phrases.
Introduction 1 bar.
Part P1 Waistcoat hold. 32 swaying smallish walking steps R starting R foot.
Part P2 ((R Triple Step in place facing slightly L), mirror) x 3.5. R, L in place.
Part P1m Part P1 mirrored.
Part P2m Part P2 mirrored.
Part H1 (Small lift R, step R & L close qqs) x 3, (bounce up down on both feet s) x 2.
Part H1m Part H1 mirrored.
Part H2 (Triple Step in R starting R ft, stamp), mirror, original without stamp, stamp L x 2. Out backwards on opposite feet. Counting shouts ("Şi" 1 to 3, "Hop şa") when going in.
Part C1 (Slow R side, L close, R side, L lift leaning R. Mirror) x 1.75, R Triple Step in place.
Part C2 Travel R by (L hop, R side, L across infront, pause) x 7, (bounce up down on both feet) x 2.
Part C2m Part C2m mirrored.
Source Sonia Dion & Cristian Florescu at Rivieradance in Torquay, UK, in 2013.
Date Written 2018/4/2-7.

Disclaimer: Mistakes are quite likely in the notes and no guarantees are made as to accuracy. There may be other versions of the same dance or other dances with the same name. Music may differ, particularly in speed, introduction and duration, between performers. The division into parts, bars & counts might not be standard. These notes of the dance are freely distributable (under GPL or CC-by-sa) in so much as the note's author's contribution but the choreography and/or collection were by other people and so their copyright might apply to the dance itself. Better than using notes, go to a dance class where it is taught by Sonia Dion & Cristian Florescu.

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