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  • red_summit
    Crow Style Crow Hop
    by red_summit
    Ok... I was wondering if I could get some help from all the other fancy shawlers. A few weeks ago, I was at Fraser Valley pow wow. They had a fancy shawl contest for all the fancy's from juniors to adults. Thye had one song, and chose 15 dancers. I was one of the 15. They did a fast and fancy song,...
    09-07-2002, 06:36 PM
  • bushy_braids
    double beat vs. single beat
    by bushy_braids
    recently i've noticed that fancy dancers are given the double beat crow hop to dance to where they dance "crow style" crow hop... as opposed to the single beat where they dance more "fancy style" crow hop including more jumping around, footwork, and movements.
    now this is...
    08-26-2003, 11:34 AM
  • quicksilverwade
    are fancy shawls ready for the double beat?
    by quicksilverwade
    What does everybody think about the double beat for fancy shawl? How long will it take before it becomes commonplace like the crow hop? I first the double beat August 2002 in South Dakota at the Crow Creek Fair in Fort Thompson during a teen girls all around contest song. I guess it means a lot of...
    03-20-2003, 11:42 AM
  • springflower
    crow hop question- ?
    by springflower
    hi all ya'll fancy shawl dancers. i just started going to this site. but i came here looking for an answer to this question-
    here goes, i dont know if this is a dance that has always been done by certain tribes or if its just a powwow fad.
    heres my question: has anybody seen tha crow...
    11-13-2003, 06:41 PM
  • nativedancer5
    Modern Crow??
    by nativedancer5
    ok when I was growing up in the 70's in the midwest I heard of a "new" style of dance which they called modern crow. From what I remember it looks alot like early fancy shawl. They wore a t style dress, hair tyes, medallion necklace ,scarf, belt and crow leggings/boots. They danced similiar...
    10-15-2006, 08:37 AM



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