24 February 2009

Argentinean folklore

Following on from the last post, here are a few images of the concert. These are some people dancing folklore - which is quite particular and different from other dances I've seen.

It involves a lot of arms in the air and spinning around the other person (individually, without contact) which is interspersed with strong, on-the-spot, toe-tapping and foot-stomping.

It's very smooth and poetic. And very seductive. And although there seems to be no contact during the dance, it always ends with the couple in a close embrace. So I guess it's all just a tease. But isn't all dancing? ;)

[Above] One of the duo of Duo Coplanacu.

[Above] The violinist of Duo Coplanacu.

[Above] People dancing folklore.

[Above] A bit of fast-paced, dancing on the spot: toe-tapping and foot-stomping.

[Above] Arses. Though I'm a bit concerned about the pelvic tilt of the arse on the left.

[Above] That's not the moon. It's a light, haha. Though the violinist did turn into a werewolf shortly after he finished plucking the strings.

[Above & below] My friends dancing folklore.
Yes, I have friends.

Actually, I only really know one of them. So I guess I can only say that I have one friend at this point, haha.


  1. Anonymous01:18

    You have hundreds of friends, only that they live in other countries and you cannot go out with them so often :)When we'll have teleportation you'll not have time for all of your friends :)

    I just returned from my 1 week trip to Netherlands... was fantastic! I've seen Rotterdam, Hague and Amsterdam. I want to go back! :) Very cute guys over there... and very tall! :)

  2. hehehe... yeah, that's true I guess :)

    Netherlands? Cooool!!!
    Yeah, you must have been in paradise with all the tall guys ;)

    What did you get up to? I hear the coffee is fantastic! :P

  3. Anonymous08:02

    coffee? lol I will try to call you from work these days and I'll tell you all about :D

  4. oh... I forgot to tell you, I moved out of the room I was staying in. So that old number no longer applies :(

    Also, I'm on the move again. Unfortunately that means no fixed number. Poo. Though I still want to hear all about it :P

  5. I can confirm that Ara does actually have one friend! :)


  6. Coooooooool!!!
    Who is it, who is it???? :D


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