Daronee Yerker Yev Barer (Armenia)


From the Daron region of Western Armenia. The traditional dance associated with the first song is Gorani.

The original dance had 6 parts, but today usually only the first two dances are done in international folk dance groups. All six parts are shown here, based on Tom’s teaching at virtual workshop done by the L.I.F.E dancers of Los Angeles, in October 2020. Dance notes…

544 views

You may also like

Ambee Dageetz (Armenia/US)
446 views
“Armenian Turn” Armenian shuffle dance with full turns Taught by Tom Bozigian
Armenian Miserlou (Armenia/US)
969 views
From the Armenian/American diaspora community in Racine, Wisconsin. Taught ...
Bingeol (Armenia)
431 views
Bingeol (BIHN-guhl) is the name of a village in former West Armenia (now ...
Garoon | Karoun (Armenia)
72 views
Karoun (kah-ROON), which means 'springtime', was presented by Tom Bozigian ...
Gorani (Armenia)
620 views
Introduced to the US by Tineke Van Geel, who learned it from Artushat ...
Jo Jon | Zhora Bar (Armenia)
54 views
This dance was originally taught by Tom Bozigian throughout the US during ...
Kafan Wedding Dance (Armenia)
235 views
Originally taught by Tom Bozigian, who learned it from the Kafan Village ...
Khumkhuma/Teen (Armenia)
178 views
The dance was learned by Tom Bozigian in the early '60's from Jimmy Haboian ...
Mom Bar (Bozigian) (Armenia)
64 views
This dance was arranged and originally taught by Tom Bozigian. Tom learned ...
Ooska Gookas (Armenia)
20 views
Introduced to the US by Rickey Holden. The song was sung by Roger ...
Paylaki Tamzara (Armenia)
53 views
Tamzara is known both as a song and as a dance. It is also a man’s name. As ...
Shatagi Shoror (Armenia)
50 views
"Shoror" from Shatag. Shoror literally means a to-and-fro movement of the ...
Sweet Girl (Armenian American)
730 views
Popular Armenian-American dance introduced by Tom Bozigian in 1960,12-count ...
Trabzoni Bar (Armenia)
297 views
The dance is from Trabzond, which is now in Turkey. The dance was ...
Yar Ko Parag (Armenia)
464 views
Originally taught by Tineke van Geel. Also widely taught by Lee Otterholt. ...