Metropolis of Boston Youth Dance Group

Cyprus

Crete
Cyprus

Although not part of Greece, the majority of this island's population is of Greek origin, with similar language, culture, and traditions. The music and dances of Cyprus are quite unique. Cypriot musical instrumentation consists of violi, lavouto, bouzouki, baglamas.

DANCES:

  • Antikristos
  • Men's Karsilamas
  • Women's Karsilamas
  • Syrtos
  • Zeimbekikos
  • Datsia
  • Sousta
  • Drepani
  • Hasapikoi
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Updated on July 22, 2006