Starts: 9 Jan 2024
A single-session workshop course for students with some experience of using castanets with classical Spanish dance. Single session course. This workshop is aimed at flamenco and Spanish dancers of an improvers, intermediate or advanced level who have some experience of playing castanets. You will focus on improving your castanet technique and ability to use them to accompany classical Spanish dance and music. You will study castanet technique, rhythms and musicality. You will also have the opportunity to learn a short choreography in the style of classical Spanish dance (which includes the use of castanet playing).You can choose to attend this workshop in the studio or live-streamed via Microsoft Teams. You will receive a video of the workshop so you can continue to practise at home.Achievement on your course will be measured by whether you meet the following learning outcomes. At the start of the course you will have an opportunity to discuss these with your tutor and set your own personal targets, linked to the learning outcomes and future goals i.e. progression to a more advanced-level course.