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Moldvai

A list of many of the Csángó dances from Moldva, along with useful reference videos and notations of dance steps. A variety of wind, stringed, and percussion instruments are used for dancing in Moldva, including the hegedű (fiddle), furulya (short flute), kaval (long flute), tilinkó (overtone flute), koboz (lute), dob (drum), levél síp (leaf whistle), and doromb (mouth harp). (This page is a work in progress.)

Circle and line dances

Botosánka / Munteneászka

Teaching review video (#5 of 9 dances)

Bulgáros / Bulgárjászka

Cuka

Teaching review video (#6 of 9 dances)

Erdélyes / Árdeleánka

Félöves

Gergelytánc / "Édes Gergelem"

Performance video - 2009

Kezes (Hora)

Teaching review video (#1a of 9 dances)

Korobjászka (Corobiasca)

Nyelu (Alunelul)

Ördög útja (Drumul dracului)

Öves (Brâu)

Teaching review video (#4 of 9 dances)

Pálmácska

Pingvin tánc

Ráca / Récés

Outdoor táncház video - 2011 (June)

Részeges (Ciuleandra)

Táncház video - 2016 (April)

Serény magyaros

Stica

Táncház video - 2011 (November)

Táncház video - 2011 (April)

Szerba (Sârba)

Teaching review video (#2 of 9 dances)

Tanuló szerba / Szerba sztudencilor (Sârba studenților)

Tűz lángja

Teaching review video (#9 of 9 dances)

Vert kezes (Hora pe bătută)

Performance video - 2014 (May)

Zdrabuleánka / Zdrobuleánka (Zdrăboleanca)

Táncház video - 2019 (January)

Couple dances

Banu Mărăcine [Somoska]

Burlediánka (Bârlădeanca)

Táncház video - 2019 (January)

Csárdáska

Táncház video - 2019 (January)

Festeres [7/8 rhythm]

Táncház video - 2010 (September)

Hojna / Csaszu

Teaching review video (#7 of 9 dances)

Kecskés (Capra) [7/8 rhythm]

Teaching review video (#3 of 9 dances)

Keresel

Kettős / Gyedoi (De doi)

Kezes [couple variant]

Teaching review video (#1b of 9 dances)

Románca

Ruszászka (Rusasca)

Táncház video - 2019 (January)

Seremoj

Teaching review video (#8 of 9 dances)

Virágtánc / Floricsika (Floricica)

Táncház video - 2016 (April)