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  Folklore Ensemble Hornad

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Folk Ensemble Hornad from Kosice, Slovakia was established in the year 1963. During the years it got through many changes in his name, founders locations.nbsp;p pThe last change was made in July 2011 when the group becomes a proud representative Ensemble of Pavol Jozef Safariks University changed its location from the House of Folk Dances to the building of University.p pIn present days the ensamble consists of about 50 Dancers, musicians singers. The Ensamble systematicly co-operates with its childrens folk group Hanicka.p pBecause of its activities, Hornad belongs to the most progressive dance group all over the country.p pThe main idea of the programing production ist the continuity between natural scenic stage set. On one h members are inspired of the people who have been keeping the tradition, originality authenticity all the centuries long. On the other h, the members have enough space for an individual grow - that they can express themselves how they feel the concrete dance.p pThe Folk Ensamble is aimed at the folklore of Eastern Slovakia all its regions, but the repertoire includes also dances from the Whole country also the folk culture of european nations ethnic groups.p pMembers of the ensamble are respected solo dancers singers in whole Slovakia also abroad. They are multuple winners of many individual dance sing competition, they are also included in many projects, dancing in the TV folk programe for teaching the national dances.p pThat is why also Hornad is very successful in many competitions is co -operating with many great solo singers, musicans, choreographers also groups