Percussive Dance Preservation Project

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Workshop: Dance the Tune with Nic Gareiss and Cleek Schrey

Tickets here: https://www.artful.ly/percussive-dance-preservation-project/store/events/8656

Dance the Tune
Utilizing improvisation, organic movement, and drawing from a myriad of percussive dance styles including Irish step dance, Appalachian flat-footing, and Quebecois gigue, this class explores the sheer musical potential of your feet. Using imitation, idiomatic ornaments as well as alternate shoe-sounds and textures, we will learn to construct lines of rhythm imitating melody as well as create rhythmic counterpoint by setting up shoe-grooves employing contemporary musical sensibility.

No tap shoes required. Leather soled shoes are encouraged! All levels. 

Held at: Knock on Wood Tap Studio

6925 Willow St NW Suite 101 Washington DC 20012

Metro: Takoma (red line)

www.knockonwood.org

 

 

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