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Hungarian Dance No. 5


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Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 5

Hungarian Dancing

The Hungarian Dances by Johannes Brahms were never really intended for dancing. But that doesn't mean that people in Hungary don't dance! Richard Graber, the director of a Hungarian dance company in Cleveland, talks with Naomi Lewin about Hungarian dancing.

Track list:
Brahms: Hungarian Dance #5
Unknown: Hungarian folk tunes and dances (unidentified)
Unknown: Csarda
Unknown: Verbunkos
Unknown: Uveges
Unknown: Botolo
Unknown: Karikazo

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Which of the following activities are described in Hungarian dances?

recruiting young men to join the army

riding a bicycle

sailing a boat


2.Hungarian Dance clothes have which of the following characteristics?

black and white colors

decorated aprons

tight-fitting pants


3. Which of the following is a Hungarian dance?

waltz

csarda

minuet

jitterbug


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