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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 €
Autres stages
Folk dance for (near) beginners - Valérie - 13 oct - Bxl 40.00 €
Springlek polska - Aurélie Giet - 19 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 €
Réduction pré-vente pour ceux qui travaillent
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 €
Réduction pré-vente pour ceux qui ne travaillent PAS
Contribution Fair trade

Workshop Musicality for dancers with Koen Dhondt

 

Program
 

* 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? How can I predict musical elements)
* leading & following
* variations in connection with the music 
* how to improvise your own variations in connection with the music, during the dance 
* If there is time left: a bit of background on the difference between trad, folklore & folk.
 
Scroll down to get to the info about this particular workshop: required dance level, shared meal etc.
 

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 tea.

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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You should be familiar with leading or following and have at least  one year of folk dance experience.

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