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GC De Maalbeek
Rue du Cornet 97- Hoornstraat 97
1040 Etterbeek
Belgium

Intermediate, Advanced
Workshop organised by Frisse Folk
Few participants
Deze stage 40.00 €
Other workshops
Folk for tangueros & forrozeiros - Mini - Koen - 5 oct – Bxl 40.00 €
Danses from Poitou - Mini - Christian Pacher - 5 oct - Bxl 40.00 €
Folk dance for (near) beginners - Valérie - 13 oct - Bxl 40.00 €
Springlek polska - Aurélie Giet - 19 oct - Bxl 40.00 €
Ska vi dansa? Initiation swedisch dances - Mini - Aurélie Giet - 20 oct - Bxl 40.00 €
Musicality for dancers - Koen - 16 nov - Bxl 40.00 €
Tangurka - tango variations for mazurka - Laure Fourest & Koen - 23 nov - Bxl 40.00 €
Valsango - tango variations for waltz - Laure Fourest & Koen - 24 nov - Bxl 40.00 €
Folk dances for (near) beginners - Koen - 1 dec - Bxl 40.00 €
Scottish Variations - Mini - Koen - 21 dec- Bxl 40.00 €
Early-bird discount for those who work
Geen 0.00 €
1 stage -3.00 €
2 stages -8.00 €
3 stages -15.00 €
4 stages -20.00 €
5 stages -30.00 €
6 stages -42.00 €
7 stages -56.00 €
8 stages -72.00 €
9 stages -90.00 €
10 stages -100.00 €
Early-bird discount per workshop for those who DON'T work
Fair trade contribution

Workshop Musicality for dancers with Koen Dhondt

 

Program
 
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* info & tips on understanding folk music : structure, rhythms, dances, styles, improvisations, differences...
* listening exercises (which dance is this? and how can iI find out on my own next time? )
* leading & following
* variations in connection with the music 
* how to improvise your own variations in connection with the music, during the dance 
* trad, folklore & folk: a bit of background
 

Participants of this workshop get a reduction for the Bal XL with Toctoctoc & Duo Brotto Milleret on Saturday November 23th. Don't forget to reserve your ticket for the bal via the presale on this website!


Scroll down to get to the info about this particular workshop: required dance level, shared meal etc.

If you need any help to make a reservation, do not hesitate to contact us (also in English, Spanish or Portuguese).

Practical info

Meal

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We suggest all participants bring something to share with each other at lunchtime.

The Maalbeek Cultural Center does not allow people to bring their own drinks. Please respect this request. This semester, Frisse Folk offers water for free to participants in the Maalbeek.
The bar (coffee, tea, soft drinks, beer, wine) will be open throughout the day.

Language

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Our workshops in Brussels are usually given in French, with translations into Dutch or English if necessary. Koen is fluent in 5 languages, so you will get individual feedback in the language of your choice.

Ponctuality

Please arrive 15 minutes before the advertised starting time of the workshop, so we can start on time.

Level

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Il faut bien être à l'aise avec le concept de guider ou suivre, avoir minimum un an de pratique régulière de danses folk. 

No knowledge of music theory is required

Dance partner

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You do not have to register together with a dance partner. 

Partnership / Organisation

GC De Maalbeek