Finger Cymbals and Dance Workshop with Ma*Shuqa Mira Murjan
Saturday, February 11, 2017 3:00 – 5:00 pm $20 (or class card fee)

Ma*Shuqa’s Dance Studio, 15651 Camino Del Cerro, Los Gatos, CA 95032
(408) 356-9473 www.MaShuqa.com No pre-registration required
Workshop followed by Free 5:30 pm Potluck Viewing Party
Concerts from Middle East Music and Dance Camp, Mendocino, CA
– enjoy listening and watching dance performances – or get up and dance).

Zil Technique and Style: Coordinating Finger Cymbals and Dance Choreography
With workshop notes By Ma*Shuqa Mira Murjan ©
This workshop will give dancers skills and techniques for playing finger cymbals as they perform. Workshop topics include:
 Zil playing styles and sounds
 Tips and techniques for playing evenly, increasing dexterity and speed
 Zil combinations by the numbers
 Coordinating finger cymbal playing with dance
 3 Ways to play finger cymbals: Rhythmically, Melodically, and as Embellishment to dance
 Middle Eastern Rhythms and cymbal patterns
 Fun with percussive patterns: Locks, Pops, Melody Accents, Match Musicality and Phrases.
(Send an email to MaShuqaDancer@gmail.com if you wish to receive Calendar of Dance Events information)

Video Viewing Party, Saturday February 11th 5:30 pm Potluck
Come join us to enjoy Concerts from Middle East Music and Dance Camp, Mendocino, CA
Ma*Shuqa says, “It’s more than bellydance…enjoy unique musical performances”
Ma*Shuqa’s Studio, 15651 Camino Del Cerro, Los Gatos, CA 95032 (408) 356-9473
(no fee, potluck) Watch and dance to great music of master musician instructors.