LAURA SHANNON

FOLK DANCE - CIRCLE DANCE- SACRED DANCE - WOMEN'S RITUAL DANCE

Workshops

Findhorn Sacred Dance event with Laura, Kostantis and Nikolas + Peter Vallance and The Indian Bhajan Band. Still available for online viewing by donation!
From Saturday, 12. June 2021
To Saturday, 10. July 2021

Go to this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/replay-of-findhorn-sacred-dance-june-12th-tickets-159303620417

 

An opportunity to watch a replay of the 12 June Sacred Dance event. Go to https://june12threplayfindhornsacreddance.eventbrite.co.uk

Minimum donation £1.

You will have a week to watch the video from the day you donate.

This video starts with Prriyanka Gonawalaa, Ameya Abhyankar, Mirabai Sue Musgrave and Anna Sophia singing 3 Songs, two of which are dances.

1.Tumhare darshan ki bela

2. Ganesha Sharanam

3. Parmeshwari Jaya durga

A larger Bhajan Band will play for a full session in the Festival.

This video continues with Laura Shannon teaching four traditional dances in 8-step patterns from Greece and Armenia, with live music from Kostantis Kourmadias and Nikolas Angelopoulos:

1. Offering Govand (Armenia)

2. Keesher Bar ('Night Dance') (Armenia)

3. Lambri Kamara ('Shining Gate') (Megara, Greece)

4. Simera Christos Anesti ('Today Christ is Risen') (Salamina, Greece)

Laura and Musicians will have two sessions in the Festival.

The video concludes with Peter Vallance teaching his choreographies Pilgrims Dance and Peace of Iona. Pilgrims Dance is done to a video from the Last Night of the 2016 Festival and shows the Scratch Band and Choir in full flow. You may even see yourself dancing. Peace of Iona is danced to a previously unseen video (unless you participated in a recent Neskaya online workshop where it was premiered) of Mike Scott and Richard Naiff performing for dancers as part of the Universal Voices conference at Findhorn in 2005.

There will be two sessions in the Festival of dancing to videos from previous Festivals and some other special archive material.

This video is a preview of the Findhorn Festival of Sacred Dance Music and Song which starts on July 10th with a Celebration of Anna Barton. Sign up and see programme here https://findhornfestival21.eventbrite.co.uk

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