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Camp Negum 2024

Interested?  Pay a deposit and book your place.
Any questions?  Email Kay:  [email protected]
Our timetable is designed to inform and challenge, whatever your level.  You can see our amazing teachers on the ‘Teachers’ link.
Below is the timetable but it is a first draft and timings may change.

Day One:  Monday 21st October 2024

  • Arrivals 10 – 12
  • 2 x Classes in the afternoon:
  • Nasra Eman:  Kowmeya style
  • Sayed Toura:  Tannoura dance
  • Opening Gala show 20.00 – 24.00

Day Two:  Tuesday 22nd October 2024

  • 3 x 2 hour classes through the day:
  • Rakiyya:  Personal Expression
  • Passant: Choreo and lyrics to classic song
  • Yasmina:  Develop your musicality and improvisation skills
  • Early evening:  Introduction to the band, the instruments and Q&A session
  • Free evening

Day Three:  Wednesday 23rd October 2024

  • 2 x 2 hour classes on the morning
  • Ashraf Kodak:  Saeedi – with musicians
  • Kay Taylor:  Create a tabla solo with tabla player
  • Afternoon:  Trip to Khan el Khalili including an escorted tour around & time to shop and an early dinner of Egyptian pancakes.
  • Evening:  Tannoura – whirling dervish show with master musicians then bus back to hotel

Day Four:  Thursday 24th October 2024

  • Free morning for optional sightseeing / pool time
  • Afternoon:  2 x 2 hour classes:
  • Dandash:  From folklore to classical Dandash style
  • Amera Eid:  Franco/Arab music – East blended with West
  • 19.00: Guided rehearsals for those who have booked to perform with the band or enter the competition.
  • Free evening

Day Five:  Friday 25th October 2024

  • Morning:  2 x 2 hour classes:
  • Aida Nour:  Technique and choreography Aida style
  • Dandash:  Explore baladi with Dandash
  • 15.00:  Showcase for competition / performers with band – come along a support the girls.
  • Evening:  Party night – relax and enjoy!

Day Six:  Saturday 26th October 2024

  • Departures – transfers to airport.
  • Please note:  This is a guide.  Timings / days may change.

Optional: performing with band or entering the competition:  an additional £40 – this includes a rehearsal with the band to agree the start / end of your piece and a run through of the whole number.  The rehearsal is Thursday evening.  The Showcase / competition is on Friday afternoon and will be filmed.

This trip is ideal for those who love live music, an informal and friendly atmosphere and want to immerse themselves in Egyptian music at its best.
21st – 26th October 2024