Flamenco Austin Message Board › "El Flamencazo" Flamenco Dance & Music Workshops Nov. 7-13
Not enough flamenco in Austin, you say? Well get ready for EL FLAMENCAZO at FLAMENCURA!
Six days of music and dance workshops and activities featuring phenomenal guest artists:
Miguel Vargas, from Sevilla, Spain
Illeana Gomez of Laredo & New Mexico
Guitar workshops by Jose Manuel Tejeda,l from Havana, Cuba
plus Percussion workshop with our own Pepe Gaytan, & Palmas and Cante workshops with Isaí Chacón
All activities are held at Flamencura Music & Dance Studio, 7113 Burnet Rd.#111, unless otherwise indicated. Register and pre-payment at www.flamencura.org, or in person by cash or check at the studio. **Class sizes are limited! Submit your payment early to secure your place!**
Flamenco dance workshops with Illeana Gomez
Wednesday Nov. 7:
7:30-9pm: Beginner/Intermediate Bulerias
9-10:30pm: Intermediate/Advanced Alegrias
Thursday Nov. 8:
8-9:30pm: Intermediate/Advanced Alegrias
$65 for one level both days (3 hrs. total)
$120 for both levels, both days (6 hrs total)
$40 per 1.5-hour class
Flamenco Dance workshop with Miguel Vargas
Monday, November 12 & Tuesday, November 13
6:30-8pm: Beginner/Intermediate Tangos Technique and Choreography
8-9:30pm: Intermediate/Advanced Bulerias Technique & Choreography
$75 for one level, both days (3 hrs. total)
$140 both levels, both days (6 hrs total)
$45 one class, either level (1.5 hrs. total)
****SPECIAL: ALL GUEST WORKSHOPS, ILEANA + MIGUEL (12 hours total) $225****
Saturday, November 10
12pm: FREE Adult Beginner Flamenco Dance Workshop with Olivia Chacón! No experience necessary.
1-1:30pm: FREE palmas (handclapping) workshop. No experience necessary, dancers and musicians welcome.
Guitar workshops with Jose Manuel Tejeda
Saturday, November 10 & Sunday, November 11
1:30-2:45pm: Beginner—Intro to Flamenco Guitar. Students must have basic guitar knowledge and bring their own guitar. Workshop will cover basic flamenco technique, rhythm and playing styles.
3:15-4:30pm: Intermediate Flamenco Guitar. Students should already have some knowledge of flamenco technique (fingerpicking, rasgueado). Workshop covers additonal technique topics, rhythm and falsetas for a specific flamenco palo.
$75: One level, both days (2.5 hrs total)
$45: One class, either level (1 hr, 15 min)
Percussion workshop with Pepe Gaytan: Explore the rhythms of flamenco. No experience necessary. Students must bring their own hand percussion instrument such as cajon, djembe, etc.
Saturday, November 10
Sunday, November 11
$40 for both classes (2 hrs)
$25 one class
Cante (singing) Workshop with Isai Chacon
Saturday, Nov. 10
Sunday, Nov. 11
$40 for both classes
Friday, November 9
Illeana Gomez with Flamencura at Copa on Congress Avenue
8-10pm, tickets $12 at the door.