Dance "Sudmaliņas" - description, audio, video

"Sudmaliņas"  -  A dance for 8 or 4 pairs. Written down by J. Rinka and J. OŠs. Published in 1934. Musical adaptation by Eduards GrĪnvalds. Sudmaliņas is one- of the most popular dances in Latvia.

The dance is in 3 parts with 12 "moves". The time measure is 2/4. The dance is danced with the polka step. The dancers begin by standing in pairs in a square or rectangular group.