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Kochari. Traditional Group Dance


Language: English

Kochari is a traditional dance that is widely performed during holidays, festive celebrations and family ceremonies. It is open to all participants and provides a sense of shared identity, solidarity and mutual respect. Non-formal transmission occurs within families and from older to younger people, while methods of formal transmission include educational programmes in youth arts centres, regular dance classes held and institutional initiatives. Experienced practitioners play a key role in efforts to safeguard the element and ensure its viability.


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Place/region: Armenia, Asia
Series: 2017 inscriptions on the Representative List
Type: Interview
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Publisher: Armenia. Ministry of Culture
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Rights: Armenia. Ministry of Culture
 

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Original: Video.MP4
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: HQFS-CLTICH-2017-RL-0129500004
Source ref.: DOC:0129500004; CAND:01295
Rights holder: UNESCO; Armenia. Ministry of Culture