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Music Raqs workshop with Karim Nagi

  • 03 Oct 2015
  • 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Jawaahir Studio, 3010 Minnehaha Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55406

"Music Raqs workshop.

Music Raqs: $60.00 in advanceā€¦$75.00 at the door

Music Raqs is a complete 4 hour course to help dancers and musicians learn how to understand and teach Arabic music topics without needing an instrument or any previous training: 

* Identify and sing 7 major Arabic maqam scales, along with famous song examples 

* Clap and voice 10 major Arabic Iqaat rhythms, along with famous step examples 

* Major music terms, in Arabic and English, that are relevant to a dance performance 

* Cultural and linguistic references related to each melody and rhythm, promoting accuracy 

* Movements and traditional combination steps that help communicate each musical topic 

* Basics of reading sheet music, to help understand melody and rhythm accurately 

Also receive a document of all rhythms, scales, terms, and famous Arabic words for your reference.

For more information visit http:www.jawaahir.org 


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