greek danceand music. Ithink Greece it Introductionis a very niceplace and thatit is ainterestingcountry toinvestigateabout. Itscapital isAthens and it islocated inEurope. I havebeen there!Dance was veryimportant tothe ancientGreeks. Theybelieved thatdance improvedboth physicaland emotional
Lyra Pontos The LYRA ofthe Greeks ofPontos. It isalso known asthe Kementse.It is playedlike a violinwith a primitivestyle bow, butthe musicianshold the lyrain an uprightposition.
popularmelody Lyra Creteinstrument on theisland ofCrete. Itis a bowedinstrument similarto theviolin, andit usuallyhas threestringswhich aretuned infifths. TheLyra
The Santouriis a type ofhammered Santouridulcimer. Itprobablyevolvedfrom harp-likeinstrumentssuch as thelyra of theancientGreeks. It isplayed withtwo "hammer-like" stickswhose endsare wrappedin Cotten.
of theZorba theGreek dance Zorba the Greekis to makepeopleenjoy orcelebrate.Theyusuallydance it inweddings,funeralsand othercelebrations. I thinkthis dance isa veryreligiousand specialfor them.
purposeof the Pasxalis TunePasxalisTune wastoaccompanyreligiousfestivals,Marriagesandfuneralrites andalsobanquetgatherings. I think
MusicMusic is important tothe Greeks becausethey had a god of music.So they like to sing ordance to him. It reallyrepresent theirculture and how theyare so dont laughabout them!
Zorba the GreekZorba the greek videoThis dance is very important.Is the most traditional one.They dance it on weddings,funerals and othercelebrations.
DanceDance isimportant forthe Greeksbecause theyhad a god andthey would liketo dance forhim.
LanguageHello= γειά σου (geiá sou)How are you= Τι κάνετε; (Ti kánete?)What is your name?= Ποιο είναι το όνομά σου;(Poio eínai to ónomá sou?)Have a great day=Έχετε μια μεγάλη ημέρα (Échete mia megáli̱ iméra) ̱Goodbye= Αντίο (Antío)
ConclusionI have learned lots of things. Like that they had agod that inspired them to dance. There musicinstrument are very different to ours also theredances.