One of the earliest Hebrew folk dances
Song words Dance details
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Dance steps and story - Words
We are proud to reproduce the original sheet music and the words, dance notes,
performance photographs and dance position drawings to Mayim Mayim, one of the earliest, and still
one of the most popular, Hebrew folk dances.
These treasured documents were published for the Zionist Organisation Youth Department in 1946 by
the Printer" of 7 Hamagid Street, Tel Aviv.
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**Thanks to Gary Fox of the Rikud chat list for sending in the article.
Special thanks to Ruth Schoenberg for following up on the citations.
our special thanks to ImageWorks for resizing the documents and making them web-ready.