PHASE II READLIST. CLICK ON THE TITLE FOR LINKS.
REQUIRED: Simple, comprehensive, easy to understand. This is our primary text for familiarization with composition for the Cultivation intensives. Please write a book summary, including a few sentences to summarize each of the 8 methods of construction. Use the article on "Note-Taking for Reading" (below) to guide you in creating your book summary.
REQUIRED: This book will change the way you see practice FOREVER, and for less than the cost of most dinners out!
REQUIRED: Amir is a wonderful musician, and speaks from experience when he shares his knowledge of commonly used Arabic rhythms. You will only be required to know the BASIC structure of these patterns for the Cultivation Assessment Test.
OPTIONAL: Wonderful drills and combos for all levels. I highly suggest working with this DVD, as you'll be required to play zils and dance for your Cultivation Assessment Test. You may also work on a regular basis with the zil composition and combo that we learned in Initiation.
REQUIRED: Use this article note-taking to help you develop a book summary for Dance Composition.