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Jazz Dance Day in Forli, Italy


Date: Tuesday 16 Jul 2019 Start time: 10:00-17:00
Venue: Sportilia, 167, 47018, S. Sofia (FO), Frazione Spinello, Italy
Country: Italy
Jazz Dance Day in Forli, Italy

Event summary:

An opportunity to learn all about Jazz

Event details:

Join the ISTD in Italy this July for a two-day course, aimed at teachers and student teachers, which will focus on the Intermediate Foundation syllabus.

This course sits within a wider programme of events that make up the International Student & Teacher Summer School 2019. There are both residential and non-residential options available.

To learn more about the International Summer School programme of events please visit the dedicated web pages here.

Course title: Jazz Dance - a heritage that needs to be preserved

 1)   Seminar with video and image support

  • What is Jazz?
  • History/heritage of Jazz and its importance
  • Mattox Technique

2)   Teachers’ session (theoretical/practical)

  • An approach and presentation of general jazz technique, Mattox technique, its basic principles and the philosophy of the grand master

3)      Mattox technique session for students (practical)

  • A basic approach to the technique. Teachers can participate or take part in the lesson. Q&A at the end

4)      In-depth lesson on technical specificity (theoretical/practical)

  • E.g. the study of pirouettes and diagonal turns using the Mattox technique
The course is open to all dance teachers, members and non-members, regardless of the genre taught.

Numbers are limited so secure your place early to avoid disappointment.
For rates and booking deadlines please download a booking form below.

Jazz Dance Teacher Training (PDF) | Jazz Dance Teacher Training (Word)

Alternatively, you can contact the Education & Training Team on
Tel: +44 (0)20 7377 1577 
Email: intcourses@istd.org

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