by Carol Hom
We will be learning Apat Apat from Philippine,
Chu Ku Wu from Taiwan, Dai Bon Maiden from China, Leggang Knagkung from Indonesia
and Tokyo Don Taku
Each country through out Asia has their
own special forms of dances based on their culture, tradition and
history. Life style, social & living
environment also play a great role in many ethnic dances. The music
and instrument reflect the difference and uniqueness of each region.
Carol has been learning folk dances since her teenage
years in Taiwan. In the United States, she continues her study with
Gail Barton at CCSF
and intensive training at Stockton
Folk Dance Camp. Carol has been
teaching and performing various folk dances in the bay area for the
past 6 years.