Immersion Seminar 31: Vals

Date: Thursday, November 15 - Sunday, November 18, 2018
Location: H95 Raum für Kultur, Horburgstrasse 95, 4057 Basel Switzerland
Level: Intermediate and Advanced
Teachers: Michelle Marsidi + Joachim Dietiker
Group size: maximum 20 couples
Price:  390 CHF per person

Pure enjoyment of vals in all its rhythms and forms!  

We’ll focus on deepening our technique, developing our repertoire and interpreting the music, including studying topics such as:

  • Circular movements and turns
  • Changes of direction and cadenas
  • Different rhythmic patterns and dynamics
  • Phrasing
  • Musical development and interpretation

Timetable

During the 4 days, the 16 hours of class are usually organized like this:

Day 1
16:30-18:30 Part 1 (2 hours)
18:30-20:30 Dinner Break (2 hours)
20:30-22:30 Part 2 (2 hours)

Day 2 & 3
14:00-16:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
16:00-17:00 Mid-Afternoon Break (1 hour)
17:00-19:00 Part 2 (2 hours)

Day 4
11:00-13:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break (1 hour)
14:00-16:00 Part 2 (2 hours)

Basel, Switzerland

Rathaus, by Anders Sandberg

Rathaus, by Anders Sandberg

Accommodation

Basel is at the "Dreiländereck", the "Tripoint" where Switzerland, Germany and France meet. We have curated for you a list of hotels and B&Bs located in Basel and nearby in France and Germany.  These are our recommendations.

 

Need a partner?

Visit our Find a Partner page to contact other dancers!

 

Frequently Asked Questions

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Help

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