The Great Chochek Dance
Geographical origin: the southern Serbia
Music: Petar Konjovich
Choreographer: Branko Markovich
"The Great Chochek Dance" is the final scene from the first act of opera by Petar Konjovich "Koshtana" created after the drama play by Borisav Stankovich. The story takes place in the City of Vranje, in the late nineteenth century, shortly after Easter.
Spirit of the old City of Vranje is presented through music and song, which, in that oriental surroundings, maestro Branko Markovich with his exceptional skills developing in the form of dance.