Multicultural-it's today's educational buzzword. And it's not a passing fad. Due to the increasing ethnic diversity in our society, promoting cultural awareness is more important today than ever before. What better way to learn about and appreciate cultural differences than through dances from around the world?
The Multicultural Folk Dance Compact Discs and Audiocassettes contain music derived from original, authentic compositions of the popular songs. Featuring the songs heard on the videos, the CDs and audiocassettes boast superior quality recordings, allowing you to hear and appreciate the traditional instruments.
Help your students learn about, experience, and appreciate the uniqueness of other cultures with the Multicultural Folk Dance Treasure Chest.
Volume 1 Countries/regions: Israel • Hawaii • Serbia • United States • Germany • Ghana • Romania • China • Mexico
Dances: Hora • Hukilau • Savila Se Bela Loza • Virginia Reel • d'hammerschmiedsgselln • Highlife • Alunelul • Yanko • El Jarabe Tapatio
Songs: Hava Nagilah • Hukilau • Savila Se Bela Loza • American Folk Dance Medley (Fisher's Hornpipe, Turkey in the Straw, Sally Ann Johnson) • d'hammerschmiedsgselln • Rhythms of the Highlife • Alunelul • Bu Bu Jiao • El Jarabe Tapatio
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Christy Lane is one of America's most popular and respected dance educators. She travels throughout the United States, teaching and choreographing for conventions, stage productions, and films. The author of five books and numerous articles, Christy has worked with many internationally known corporations including Disney, Pepsi, and Capezio, and her work has been recognized by USA Today, Shape, U.S. News and World Report, and other publications.