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waitohu (kanikani)

(dance) motif

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko tētahi nekehanga, rerenga nekehanga poto rānei, ka tāruaruatia i roto i tētahi kanikani. Ka whakamahia ngā nuka tito nekehanga pērā i te huri kōaro, te tāpiripiri me te whakakaurahi hei whakawhānui i te waitohu i te roanga atu o te kanikani.

A movement or short movement phrase that is repeated within a dance. Choreographic devices such as retrograde, accumulation and augmentation are used to expand on the motif throughout the dance.

Tauira KŌrero

Mēnā koinei te nekehanga waitohu, me pēhea te whakakaurahi?

Ka noho mai te waitohu hei tūāpapa o te kanikani.

Mā Hana e whakaatu te waitohu o te kanikani, mā koutou e tāwhai i muri iho.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

E hokia ana te waitohu o tēnei rerenga kanikani:

 

Takenga Mai

waitohu - mark, symbol, brand, signature

Tauira KŌrero

Mēnā koinei te nekehanga waitohu, me pēhea te whakakaurahi?

Ka noho mai te waitohu hei tūāpapa o te kanikani.

Mā Hana e whakaatu te waitohu o te kanikani, mā koutou e tāwhai i muri iho.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga