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BACHATA PERCUSSION AND MUSICALITY WORKSHOPS

Management Latin Dance - Wednesday, November 02, 2016

BACHATA MUSICALITY and PERCUSSION WORKSHOP and PARTY




Saturday 26th November
6.30 to 8.30pm plus party participation optional

6.30pm – Background to Bachata Music and Rhythms
Learn the different Rhythms that influenced the creation of Bachata such as Merengue and Bolero. Knowing the background will give you a better understanding of what Bachata Music is 
.....and you get to play the instruments!

7.30pm – Bachata Percussion Rhythm and Timing - Giorgio Rojas
Learn the main Rhythms and Timings that make Bachata music as well as seeing in person the instruments that make up Bachata music on any style. Understanding the rhythms means better understanding of Bachata Music and where its headed.

SPECIAL NOTE!!!!
Once I love Bachata kicks off, Giorgio has invited everyone from 9:30pm to play along with the music alongside him and put what you have learnt into practice!!

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL as we need a minimum number to run it.
But payment can be done on the day.
$50 CASH AT THE DOOR for 2hs
$60 WORKSHOP + PARTY

Ph: 02 95523352 :: dance@latindance.com.au

PERCUSSION WORKSHOPS WITH GIORGIO ROJAS

Management Latin Dance - Thursday, August 04, 2016

Percussion and Musicality Workshop with Giorgio Rojas




Open to all level dancers from absolute beginners to professionals. 
Just bring along your energy and eagerness to play alongside one of the Worlds best!

Join us for two hours of this exciting “practical” percussion workshops. 

Giorgio will teach you to explore the history and elements of songs rhythms from Salsa, cha cha and much more. 
By actually PLAYING the instruments you will learn how these rhythms mold together and how to play the rhythms and apply this to your Latin dancing.

DATE:
Sunday 21st of August

Time: 12 to 2pm

Salsa and cha cha rhythms and how this applies to your dancing

Who is GIORGIO ROJAS?

Born in Peru into a musical family, Giorgio’s stage debut was with his fathers band playing the Cajon.
At the age of 13, he migrated to Australia and was introduced to traditional rhythms such as Sayas, Tinkus, Waynos and Moreandas. He went on to learn every aspect of Latin and Jazz percussion and performed with one of Australia’s best latin bands ‘Mi Tierra’ for 12 years. 
During this time he also studied at the Australian National University graduating with a Bachelor of Music in 2005.
He has worked with many respected musicians and bands in Australia, Canada and the USA and has toured as the support act for International touring artists Black Eyed Peas and De La Soul. Giorgio also toured the World as Burn the Floor lead percussionist for several years.


Cost:
1 Workshop (2hs) - $50 Regular/$45 Early bird online*
*Early Bird paid online until 19th of August
Note: Pricing includes the percussion instruments rental. But you are welcome to bring your own if you have.

Those workshops are non-refundable. If you cancel with 48hs notice we can keep your credit for future services at LDA.


BACHATA PERCUSSION AND MUSICALITY WORKSHOP

Management Latin Dance - Tuesday, September 01, 2015




Saturday 26th September


12.30 to 3.30pm (3 Hours)
1st hr – Background to Bachata Music and Rhythms - Giorgio Rojas
Learn the different Rhythms that influenced the creation of Bachata Music such as Merengue and Bolero. 
Knowing the background will give you a better understanding of what Bachata Music is.

2nd hr – Bachata Percussion Rhythm and Timing - Giorgio Rojas
Learn the main Rhythms and Timings that make Bachata music as well as seeing in person the instruments that make up Bachata music on any style. Understanding the rhythms means better understanding of Bachata Music and where its headed..

3rd hr – Dancefloor Musicality to Percussion - Nestor and Katrina ft Giorgio Rojas 
Get ready to dance, dance to live percussion to learn who to move and how the music feels live in person. Feeling the music will help you feel the dance much better. We dance to music, and live music has no substitute … 

$85 
$75 early bird online till Thursday 24/9
LDA Members get 10% discount