Tyrolienne


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Tyrolienne

(tɪˌrəʊlɪˈɛn)
n
1. (Dancing) a lively peasant dance from the Tyrol
2. (Music, other) a song composed for or in the style of this dance, characterized by the yodel
[French: of the Tyrol]
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Make sure you take the Tyrolienne Zip Wire, which is the highest in Europe.
The world's highest zip line now is The Tyrolienne in France at an altitude of 3,230 metres.
Whether going in groups or taking the family, one can enjoy activities such as horseback riding, paintball, tyrolienne, escalade, skywalk, archery, rappel and ATV.
The recreated registered dances are "Fandango [1761]", "Vestr is Gavotte [1832]", "Cachucha [1871", "Pas de L'Abeille [1843]", "Pas de la Esmeralda [1859]", and "Tyrolienne [1859]".
There are moments at which one hears parallels between Satie's angular melodic sense and the similarly sideways constructions of Thelonious Monk, while the arrangement for electric guitar of Avant-dernieres pensees brings to mind the cyclically developing compositions of Steve Reich for Pat Metheny; the Gnossiennes are especially lovely on nylon-string guitar, and Tyrolienne turque sounds startlingly lovely on mandolin.
Three items from its repertory of pinned barrels can be heard on this disc, including the Tyrolienne with variations attributed to Mozart.
TIPS saying ||Make sure you take the Tyrolienne Zip Wire, which is the highest in Europe.
Lowerre 230 Theodore Sontag, Henriette Lowerre 30, 37 Stowe, Harriet Beecher Tawa 19; Lowerre 246 Tennyson, Alfred, Lord Tawa 33; Lowerre 28 Tyrolese, Tyrolienne
In some pieces, he quoted from a single tune, like the trivial parlor song in 'd'Holothurie." More frequently, he relied on two or more incongruous sources, clashing them together for comic effect; a clear example of this is the yodel song and Mozart's "Rondo alla turca" in "Tyrolienne turque." He created another composite parody in a piece about crustaceans hunting for some prey: this is "de Podophthalma," from Embryons desseches, wherein "Chanson de l'orang-outang" (from a popular operetta by Edmond Audran), "La royale" (a hunting signal), and the last twenty-three bars of Beethoven's Eighth Symphony are juxtaposed.
Un espace ou aire de jeux ludiques, ateliers exploration et decouverte, circuit accrobranche, tyroliennes viendront ravir les casablancais.
Cette troupe, relevant de l'association de traditions tyroliennes du nom [beaucoup moins que]DA[sup.3]Koasara[beaucoup plus grand que], nous vient de la region deKufstein.Elle s'est deja presentee dans de nombreux pays en Europe (Russie, France, Allemagne, Belgique, Turquie, les Acores), en Amerique (Canada) en Asie (Thailande), Afrique (Afrique du Sud) mais jamais dans un pays arabe ou maghrebin.