An afternoon of rhythms and percussion on Sunday 11th April ….. we start with:
An exclusive lecture by Joelle Barker. Joelle will look at the rhythmic structure of 2 iconic pieces of music. This lecture is exclusive to dancers who subscribe to ‘Bellydance Music Explored’ – see below.
This is followed by ‘Playing Rhythms with Joelle’ – Joelle will choose a couple of rhythms and look at possible variations. A great insight into rhythms.
Lastly ‘Zoomtastic Tabla Solos’ with Kay taylor and Joelle Barker. These work amazingly well with Zoom …. join Kay and Joelle to experience the magic of a tabla solo. Click on the links above or scroll to the bottom of the page.
Our course ‘Bellydance Music Explored’ is now online.
- Students who want to understand the music
- Performers to help add range to your dance
- Bellydance teachers who want more information to share with their students and plan exciting classes
There are 6 in depth and fascinating courses that make up ‘Bellydance Music Explored’:
Recognise Instruments for Bellydance
Recognise Rhythms for Bellydance
Egyptian Styles for Bellydancers
Middle Eastern Styles for Bellydancers
Singers and Composers for Bellydancers
Music for Fusion & World Dance Styles
Each of the courses has mini quizzes throughout to help you consolidate the information. These are not graded and you can do them as many times as you want. At the end of each course there is a graded quiz.
- Live Zoom lectures and workshops run alongside the online work – see at the bottom of this page.
Once you have subscribed to ‘Bellydance Music Explored’, you will be contacted by one of our mentors to help plan your musical journey.
We will send the the details of our private Facebook group monitored by the course tutors. A place to ask questions, share your experiences and meet other dancers on our musical journey.
Accompanying the course are live Zoom lectures through the year with Q&A sessions after. These are free exclusive to dancers who subscribe to ‘Bellydance Music Explored‘. Book your place now.
Details of scheduled lectures and workshops designed to accompany our course are below.
‘This course changed how I hear music, not only that, my dance has changed too … and for the better. I cannot recommend this course highly enough’ T Harker
If you are wanting to do this as part of the Teaching Diploma, click here to read more.
Watch this video to find out more: