Music Articles & Blog Posts To read posts from the Deep Roots Dance blog which pertain to music, please CLICK HERE. Topics cover musicality in movement, the role of traditional music in all styles of tribal dance, and more. … Read More
I had originally created this post as a little more personal post, less concerned with dance class/performance but still somewhat related. But in the time between drafting it and posting it, a very Real-Life-Dance example occurred, which I will share … Read More
An incredibly beautiful, inspiring, and educational video!! Not only is there lots of amazing costuming to look at, music to listen to, dance to be moved by, but there are snippets of cultural information presented in subtitles throughout, giving greater … Read More
When I first began teaching, I had a 32-CD case full of music I had collected for listening and practice (and there was a lot more than that which didn’t fit in those sleeves and stayed at home). But among … Read More
I loves me some TEDTalks, and this one is no exception. I dare you not to be moved and inspired by this talk by conductor and musician Benjamin Zander. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did!
If I haven’t said it enough before, I’ll say it again: ya gotta know your music! But other than listening to it over and over again, what else can you do to get intimate with your tunes? Music mapping is … Read More
On Tribe, a fellow dancer shared a wonderful link to spark a discussion about how you learn and/or teach musicality in bellydance. It ties into yet another Tribe discussion on the Tribal Bellydance tribe where a fellow member asked about … Read More