Translation, ‘Hanter’ means ‘half’ (as distinguished from the ‘An’ (full) ‘Dro’). Source, Numerous places. Last time before writing this was from Yves Leblanc at the. Album · · 10 Songs. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Try it free. A traditional Irish three-two with two settings and two comments that has been added to thirteen tunebooks.

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Hanter-dro | Folk dances in Europe

The name comes from it being half a full Dro the Triple Step to the L then, instead of doing the same thing to the R, cut it down to just a single rock R. A very simple Breton dance that is still very popular in Breton Festou Noz folkdance parties. Mistakes are quite likely in the notes and no guarantees are made as to accuracy. It is pretty boring even easier than the An Dro traditionally goes on monotonously for hours but it was not designed as the sole entertainment in Fest Noz but as a background for beer drinking which is not taxing on the mental cro of drunks unused to dancing much like clubbing disco dances are.

Notify me of new posts via email. Weight on R foot. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. Triple Step to the side L, rock R. Notes by Andrew Hardwick. Hanher Facing the centre of the hanfer.


Hanter Dro (Brittany)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: This can be a lot more challenging, especially if one does not speak Breton! By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. This is enough to lift the other foot for next low step without much knee effort and temporarily stores the energy during the pause in the slow direction changing steps. Create a free website or blog at WordPress. There may be other versions of the same dance or other dances with the same vro.

Repeat counts in mirror image on the opposite feet step R cro the side and pause rocked onto it but with the R foot slightly behind. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: You are commenting using your Twitter account. Notify me of new comments via email. The tempo is about Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here You are commenting using your Facebook account.

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Better than using notes, go to a dance class where it is taught. Flat footed small low steps. Hanter-dro is a native Breton dance from pays vannetais.

Music may differ, particularly in speed, introduction ahnter duration, between performers. You are commenting using your WordPress. Alternatively it can done without musical accompaniment with the dancers singing.


Available on-line at http: The constant stepping to the sides can cause fatigue in the legs particularly the R knee because of the sideways force needed.

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This site uses cookies. In our folk-dances, as it rarely has as many men as women, the alternation is not hqnter respected and the position of the arms is more left arm from below, right arm over.

Rock onto supporting leg during the slow steps. This and the previous hznter together are normally counted as simply a slow step but in style it is more like step followed by a pause as the weight support rocks onto the L foot, teeters, and falls to the R naturally into the first step of bar 2 with a suspended feeling inbetween. The body is slightly turned to the left.

The arms do not move during the dance. Hanter-dro is danced in chain, traditionally with men and women alternatively.

The solution is to maintain a small side to side swinging of the hips swinging onto the side of the foot that weight is being transferred onto as the foot goes onto the ground.

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