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DC Thursday 5/2 6:30 Tribal (5/5)

review: Egyptian Arabic 2 & 4 Double back Egyptian 1/2 turn Arabic 4 with 1/4 turns pivot bump   introduced set up, spacing and group dynamic!

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B2D Wednesday 5/1/13 8:45 fan choreo (7/10)

Time stretch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGdh-RCwoBY step back on right foot & deep body wave with weight transfer into right leg fans press down body 1-5 step on left foot 6 cross fans- left in front of body, right behind and right cross turn fast 7   right fan open down to right hip 1 left fan open […]

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B2D Wed 5/1/13 7:45 Beginner 1 (7/10)

Week 7: Traveling & Shimmies Review posture Review from last week 4/4 shimmy Alternate hips – (slow, med, fast) Hold fast shimmy Choo Choo Alternating weighted hips- right foot in releve & add steps “choo choo” right Alternating weighted hips- left foot in releve & add steps “choo choo” left Football shimmy Alternating hips weighted […]

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B2D Wed 5/1 6:45 Hybrid (7/10)

review connective moves review Grapies learn: Milk & Honey connective move: Taqsim Cue- right arm down to right hip 5 left arm down to left hip 7 slow horizontal rib circle (L,F,R,C) 1-4 ¼ turn (step  right foot forward) to face stage left with taqsim 5-6 fix left foot & taqsim left 7-8 hip crescent (l,f,r) […]

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B2D Tuesday 4/30/13 8:45 Cymbal chore (7/10)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IExCB-8CRQY   Fellahin / Dervish  choreo   Begin posed arms up, wrist’s together facing up stage   1-8 interior hip circle, b,r,f,l,b 1-8  hip hit 1 & (R,L) draw left arm down behind head & press out, look over hand 1& (hips hit (R,L) 5,6,7,8 turn to face front, roll right shoulder over, body wave […]

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B2D Tuesday 4/30/ 13 7:45 cymbals (7/10)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CmmzJ-mE928 practice cymbals 1& 1&   7,8&a 1&  5 6 7 1&  3&4&5 1&  3&4&5 1&  3&4&5 1&   5  6  7  8 & a1 & a2 & a3    & a 5 & 6 e & 7 & a1 & a2 & a3    & a 5 & 6 e & 7 & a1 & a2 & a3    […]

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B2D Tuesday 4/30/13 6:45 Beginner 2 (7/10)

review of Sununda review of Chico review of double back reshamka- the wringing movement with hands & hip bump forward 1-8/ basic egyptian back 1-8 Romka turn- arabic 3 (flat, ball, ball, ball) hands push down & pull up, split arms, right cross turn & end w/ 3/4 shimmy right, left  

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Epic 4/25/13 Thursday 7:30 dubstep (4/5)

last part https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfTxQZkaACw entire dance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYAB3vLGhEM Dub step choreo- above & beyond Above & Beyond- bassnectar {intro}   reach out to side (1-4) release back to center (5-8) gather strength & open arms out & up (1-4) pose- left  hip out, body bend right hand on top of left, look right (5) with piano key […]

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Epic 4/25/13 6:30pm tribal belly dance (4/5)

double back arabic hip twist basic egyptian  

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B2D Wed 4/24 8:45 fan choreo (6/10)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_8OTotu2vQ     arms stay crossed & come over head 5,6 step left foot back flip to face front and pull fans down 7,8   step out in to arabesque on right foot 1 sweep right fan behind head “and all the world will know”  2-5 pull through move and bring fan down 6-8   […]

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