Dancing with live music is a great experience for anyoriental dancer. It is completely different from dancing to music recorded on aCD. I was lucky enough to be able to experience this and dance in Egypt, inLuxor, with a live band.
The band was Layali el Helwa and it was during theFarha Festival in Luxor. I improvised to Ya Helwa Sabah, a classical Egyptiansong that I had never danced to before,[ Read More... ]