Singkil Dancer 2

"Singkil Dancer 2" / Mindanao, The Philippines / March 2014

“Singkil Dancer 2” / Mindanao, The Philippines / March 2014

In the Singkil Dance, the lead dancer representing the legendary Princess Gandingan, maintains a solemn and dignified pose throughout the dance which starts at a slow pace then gradually rises to a crescendo of clapping bamboo poles.

 

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