Vlečenoto

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Vlečenoto (Macedonian: Влеченото; translated in English as the dragged [oro]) is a traditional Macedonian Oro, a folk dance from the region of Skopje.

Vlečenoto is a female dance with medium-fast movements involving dragging the feet along the ground. Jumps also occur during the dance. The dance begins in a semicircle, and the dance rhythm is 2/4.

References[edit]

  • Dimovski, Mihailo. (1977:70-2). Macedonian folk dances (Original in Macedonian: Македонски народни ора). Skopje: Naša kniga & Institut za folklor

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