Open-Level Flamenco Choreography at Sound Space

Sound Space

2511 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130

(Accompanied by LIVE FLAMENCO GUITAR)  

The skills gained in technique classes will be put into practice by learning a choreography in the rhythm (palo) of Alegrías de Cádiz.  This class will be accompanied by flamenco guitarist Pat D’Aprile.  Students will:

Gain a greater understanding of the 12-beat palo of Alegrías de Cádiz

Learn to keep the rhythm (compás) with hand-clapping (palmas) to live music

Execute steps in the format of a traditional baile por Alegrías (salida, llamada, letra, silencio, castellana, escobilla, subira, bulerías de Cádiz)

Gain a greater understanding of the interaction between flamenco cante, toque, and baile

Practice skills and vocabulary learned in technique classes

Increase athletic/aerobic stamina by dancing longer choreographic phrases

Train the brain to memorize dance steps in a choreography


Instructor: Amy Schofield

Saturday, 22 April, 2017

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Pamela Hetherington

Phone: 267-273-6937
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