A “Megeance” is the name used to refer to an oriental dancer’s opening routine. It is also sometimes referred to as a “mis en scene” which translates to “taking the stage”. The music is typically composed for the dancer and features multiple rhythm changes. Safaa Farid is the leader of a fantastic orchestra in Egypt and has played for many top dancers including his wife, Leila. They have produced several wonderful recordings and I chose two selections for the showcase on April 13th at Nicola’s Restaurant. Enjoy!
Intermediate/Advanced Level Class 5 week choreography session begins February 23. Join Aziza Nawal for a brand new choreography with finger cymbals! Previous experience playing finger cymbals recommended even if it was just taking a single technique class. this is a continuation of a class that began in January – have no fear!!! You […]