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Paliokastro Dance ConfigurationThe Rhythmical Dialogue between Music and Dance

The term 'accompaniment' contains, for some artists, a misconception

that an imbalance in creative worth exists between the dancer and

the musician... historically, the converse was the case...

Guest blog by Wendy Timmons, April 2017.

 

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Concerto CaledoniaNathaniel Gow's Dance Band

Scottish early music group Concerto Caledonia has recently

launched the series Nathaniel Gow’s Dance Band: Ceilidh Nights,

experimenting with the musical world of a dance band from the 1780s

Guest blog by Aaron McGregor, January 2017.

 

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School of Scottish Music, Song & Dance. Barga, ItalyM. Cameron

Where would you go to learn Cape Breton step dance?

Tuscany of course...

Guest blog by Iain Richardson, October 2016.

 

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CeilidhKidsCeilidhKids: Teaching Dance to Young Children 

CeilidhKids specialises in teaching ceilidh dancing to early years,

taking confidence levels, attention spans, stamina, noise

sensitivity and bedtimes into account

Guest blog by Caroline Brockbank, CeilidhKids, September 2016.

 

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Playing for DancePat Ballantyne

To play successfully for dance, musicians should also be dancers.

Guest blog by Pat Ballantyne, August 2016.

 

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