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Camp Negum 2023 – Bookings closed

Bookings closed for 2023 – plan ahead and join us in 2024.
Interested?  Email us:  [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 first draft of our timetable – it may change nearer the time.

Day One:  Monday 13th March 2023

  • Arrivals 10 – 12
  • 2 x Classes in the afternoon:  Tannoura with Sayed & Egyptian technique with Mona
  • Opening Gala show 20.00 – 24.00

Day Two:  Tuesday 14th March 2023

  • 3 x 2 hour classes through the day:  Aida Nour, Rakiya & Dandash
  • Early evening:  Introduction to the band, the instruments and Q&A session
  • Free evening

Day Three:  Wednesday 15th March 2023

  • 2 x 2 hour classes on the morning  Yasmina of Cairo & Zara
  • Afternoon:  Trip to Khan el Khalili including a late lunch of Egyptian pancakes & escorted tour around.  Time to shop!
  • Evening:  Tannoura – whirling dervish show with master musicians then bus back to hotel

Day Four:  Thursday 16th March 2023

  • Free morning for optional sightseeing / pool time
  • Afternoon:  2 x 2 hour classes:  Nasra Emam & Ashraf Kodak
  • 19.00: Guided rehearsals for those who have booked to perform with the band or enter the competition.
  • Free evening

Day Five:  Friday 17th March 2023

  • Morning:  2 x 2 hour classes:  Kay & Dandash
  • 15.00:  Showcase for competition / performers with band – come along a support the girls.
  • Evening:  Party night – relax and enjoy!

Day Six:  Saturday 18th March 2023

  • Departures – transfers to airport.

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 it’s best.  13th – 18th March 2023