Svekrvino oro - Summary

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Region Macedonia
Formation Open circle.
Dance Structure Single sequence repeated throughout the music.
Music Structure 4 counts/bar, 4 bar phrases.
Introduction Start at beginning of a phrase.
Whole Sequence (R forwards, L slow lift, L forwards) x 2 acw around circle. Facing centre w-hold, R side, L close touch, L hip thrust, pause. Mirror (but hip same). L infront, R across infront, L in place, R lift. Raise on L leg with R tucked behind. (Backwards R, L) x 4 returning to V-hold.
Source Paja Milić at the 2009 Eastbourne International Folkdance Festival, UK.
Date Written 2009/5/10.

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