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Pol. Mazowsze, historic region, central Poland. At the death (1138) of Boleslaus III, Mazovia became an independent duchy under the Piast dynasty. It became a suzerainty of Great Poland in 1351 and was finally united with it in 1526.
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Tal uno by Barrie, Dwa Serduszka by Mazowsze, A new beginning by John Williams from the Minority Report and Batard by Stromae."
Wiktor and Irena are tasked with staffing the new Mazowsze School of folk music and dance.
Naturally it's Kaczmarek who oversees the shape of the Mazowsze folk ensemble project, taking its musicians and dancers on tours of the Soviet Union and its eastern bloc satellites.
How can one justify that German regions stay in convergence while some regions from the new' member states, such as Mazowsze in Poland, would come out?
Some national groups, notably I suppose the Georgian State Dance Company, the Ukrainian State Folk Dance Company, Poland's Mazowsze, and the Ballet Folklorico of Mexico, have almost rivaled the fame and popularity of Moiseyev's original troupe.
Shana Penn's "Solidarity's Secret: The Women Who Defeated Communism in Poland," offers clues by focusing attention on seven Polish women who shaped the underground Solidarity newspaper, Tygodnik Mazowsze. This paper kept the movement alive after Polish Communist leader, Wojciech Jaruzelski, decapitated the leadership with arrests of 10,000 men and 1,000 women and imposed martial law on December 13, 1981.
In January, the wonderful Mazowsze Polish folk dance company performed a basic polonaise as part of its Carnegie Hall program, and its pure, clear-cut rendition was as refreshing as a glass of spring water.