Body Percussion with Natasha Martin - Saturday 22nd September | 5pm
Time as pulse, tempo, rhythm, groove. How do I keep time with my body? How differently do we feel time in a piece of music? How can playing time with your body create a safe space for the other to improvise?
One hour workshop of rhythm games, technique, choreography, improvisation, and fun!
Suitable for street dancers, actors, percussive dancers, cooks, accountants, teachers, plumbers...!
: Saturday, September 22nd, 5pm
: Pineapple Studios
, 7 Langley St, London WC2H 9JA
: £7 + Pineapple membership (£2/£4 concession/adult)
: Natasha Martin
Book your place via this link: https://goo.gl/forms/p84HmfTKeVBTe3tw1
explores dance in order to approach music. For the past 10 years she focuses on tap dance and body percussion in relation to jazz, soul, latin, and hip-hop music genres.
She is mentored by tap dancer and body musician Thanos Daskalopoulos and has been taught by Max Pollak, Heather Cornell, Keith Terry, Junior Laniyan, Roxane Butterfly, Simone Mongelli, Michelle Drees, Pedro Consorte, and Leela Petronio to mention a few.
Natasha is a co-founder of the Athens TAP JAM, a monthly event of improvisational tap dancing and live music and MoAM (www.movingaroundmusic.com), an intergenerational percussive dance project.
In 2014 she completed her MA in Dance, making her the first Greek-American scholarship holder of Choreomundus: International Master in Dance Knowledge, Practice, and Heritage. She has been teaching from a young age and always aims at promoting intercultural dialogue through dance.
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