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    Baladi Workshop for Dancers


    Ely College, Downham Road, Ely CB6 2SH

    Learn how to interpret the sophisticated and soulful urban dance music called Baladi.  Led by Guy Schalom and accordionist Magdy Tewfik

    Baladi specialist, Guy Schalom leads this interactive dance session focusing on the soulful improvised dance music of urban Cairo.  Guy will guide dancers through the various sections of an Ashra Baladi improvisation, including Awadi and Tet, allowing plenty of time for dancers to practice and internalise this soulful and dynamic style of Egyptian dance music.  The session will conclude with an opportunity for dancers to improvise with the musicians should they wish to.

    Workshop Price £25.00

    Places must be booked in advance.