- polka węgierka lessonPolka węgierka
region: Kurpie Zielone: name of the dance: polka węgierka;dancers: Katarzyna Hełpa-Liszkowska i Paweł Liszkowski, Joanna Wolańska, Przemek Bogusławski, Bogumiła Zgorzelska, Piotr Zgorzelski; muzyka: Polka węgierka performed by Kapela Dudziarzy Wielkopolskich - Romuald Jędraszak (bagpipe) and Marcin Jędraszak (violin); produced by: Fundacja Czas Tradycji; recorded in 2015 in Łódź; "TaniecTradycyjny.pl" project financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage; project realized in collaboration with the Institute of Music and Dance for the www.tance.edu.pl website
0:12-0:14 Polka węgierka also known as Pisany. 0:15-0:18 Couple positions – M and W are standing side by side. 0:19-0:20 Arms are crossed at the back, holding each other. 0:21-0:24 Right with right. Left with left. 0:26-0:28 The basic step is chodobieg (jog-trot), 0:29-0:33 we link it with the characteristic figure of a “dot” – front and side, then we bring the feet together again. 0:34-0:35 We will show it now. 0:36-0:39 1-2-3-4, “dot”, “dot”, bring the feet together. 0:41-0:43 We repeat this figure four times. 0:44-0:48 In the second figure, we replace the jog-trot with accents. 0:49-0:54 Two accents front. Accent, accent, “dot”, “dot”, bring the feet together. 0:54-0:55 The same thing to the back. 0:56-0:59 Accent, accent, “dot”, “dot”, bring the feet together. 1:00-1:02 Then the couple turns around in 12 steps. 1:03-1:08 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12. 1:09-1:11 And “dots” – “dot”, “dot”, bring the feet together.