Cook island drum dancing
Print 17 Cook Islands Drum Dance Sequence. Triptych, print of three panels Edition 250, canvas. each panel 33 x 17 (84 x 42cm) total length 99 x 17 (250cm x 42cm)You can either take a Cook Islands Dance lesson, a Cook Islands Drumming lesson or a combined dance and drum lesson. Dance OR drum lessons take about 30 mins and dance AND drum lessons take about 1 hour. Lessons are for private groups, we require a minimum of two people per lesson but we also offer lessons for large groups. cook island drum dancing
Among main genres of Cook Islands music and dance are drum dancing ('ura pa'u), choreographed group dancing (kaparima) to string band music, dance dramas (peu tupuna) based on island legends, religious pageants (nuku), formal chants (pe'e), celebratory songchants ('ute), and polyphonic choral music ('imene tapu) or hymns.
With the 50th Anniversary of the Self Governing in the Cook Islands approaching, stay tuned with Cook Islands Dance Video's as we take you on a journey and showcase past Te Maeva Nui Competitions to recent. With 14 competing and confirmed teams, this years comp is one not to be missed. Jan 12, 2012 Drum beat from the album Drum of Araura with Ru. This beat is used alot in dances like dance of year ect. .cook island drum dancing Oct 17, 2008 E Matike Cook Islands Dancing. E Matike Cook Islands Dancing. Skip navigation Sign in. Oire Nikao Drum dance 2005 Cook Islands Rarotonga Duration: 6: 16. Taio 2arae 45, 641 views.