AlgoRythmics: Sorting Algorithms in European Folk Dance

Bubble-sort with Hungarian (“Csángó”) folk dance

I always used to do a lot of counting in dance, except in my own choregraphy (lol), but this is something else entirely.  I guess dance geeks and math nerds do have a lot in common, at least, at Sapienta University in Romania!

Shell-sort with Hungarian (Székely) folk dance

I Programmer has a bit of information and explanation for you but obviously you need some knowledge to fill in the blanks.

Insert-sort with Romanian folk dance

Credits via AlgoRythmics’ YouTube Channel:

Created at Sapientia University, Tirgu Mures (Marosvásárhely), Romania
Directed by Kátai Zoltán and Tóth László
In cooperation with “Maros Művészegyüttes”, Tirgu Mures (Marosvásárhely), Romania
Choreographer: Füzesi Albert

Select-sort with Gypsy folk dance

Apparently there are more videos on the way with software to follow.

Research Paper: Technologically and artistically enhanced multi-sensory computer-programming education

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