American Tribal Style Tribal Basics with Kajira Djoumahna ~ Belly Dance Instructional DVD
2 Hours of Excellent Instruction! Recommended for beginners and intermediate students.
The soaring popularity of American Tribal Style (ATS) Belly Dance comes from its celebration of feminine energy and friendship which makes it captivating to watch and fun to perform. In this belly dance video, Kajira explains the fundamentals of ATS and how to use movement vocabulary and cues to achieve the synchronized group improvisation unique to this belly dance style.
Technique & Demonstration
Kajira teaches both slow and fast movements, with plenty of breakdown and demonstration. She also shows variations on the movements and how to transition from one movement to another. This section includes demonstration performances by Kajira and members of United We Dance, using the movements taught in this video, allowing you follow along and practice the movements and reading the cues.
You Will Learn:
- Vertical Figure Eights
- Ribcage Circles
- Pestle & Pestle Variation
- 3/4 Shimmy
- Original & Changing Vines
- Mo' Rockin' Hip Hop
This tribal belly dance video also features a costumed performance by Kajira and members of her troupe, United We Dance.
Running time: 115 minutes.