Online West African Dance Lesson Video: West African Dance Vol 1: Telefone Lesson 2 - Step By Step Group Instruction
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Telefone is a recently composed rhythm and dance, Telefone refers to the role the drum plays in bringing people together as well as the communication between the drum and the dancer. This West African dance lesson originally appeared on the DVD "West African Dance Vol 1". It is our pleasure to make it available online for students of African dance and dancers who wish to cross-train in multiple disciplines.
If you are dancer who feels you could grow in the areas of groundedness, earthiness, arm movement, hand movement, head movement, full body coordinated movement, letting go completely, and solo movement and expression in general, this dance will send you along that path by leaps and bounds.