Various Artists - Rhythms Of Oriental Dance [DVD]


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Format: 2DVD

Cat No: NV0401P

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Release Date:  17 March 2008

Label:  Nesma Music

Packaging Type:  Box Set

No of Units:  2

Barcode:  8437002045029

Genres:  World Music  

  • Description

    Essentially an instructional DVD and CD - A creative and entertaining way for dancers and musicians to learn the basic rhythms of Egyptian music.
    Part 1, the DVD, is a Rhythm and Dance Encounter with Demonstrations. An exchange of ideas and insights between musician and dancer on rhythms, percussion and dance. The artists illustrate points in their conversation with demonstrations of percussion beats and choreography for each of the nine essential rhythms featured here: Intro / Wahda Sogayara / Wahda Kibira / Masmoudi Sogayar / Masmoudi Kibir / Maksoum / Fallahi / Saidi / Malfouf / Ayoup / Roll / Tabla Solo
    Part 2, the CD, records an Improvisation with Percussion and Dance. The staging of a traditional piece of Egyptian dance with tabla solo in which the dancer and the percussionist give proof of their mutual understanding and sense of humour in a refreshing performance.
    DVD 135 minutes. Colour, Pal.