At the start of 2020 I wanted to go to another country and learn some dances in the traditional way, but alas we ended up with a bit of a situation world wide so it never happened. Instead I ended up learning from scratch how to utilise Zoom and be on screen! And although I … Continue reading Dancing into 2021
SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER Brant Bambery The UK has now been in the Covid situation for 7 months now and it has been a mixed bag of emotions and learning. I have really enjoyed online dancing, it has great to be connected. This month we have been able to have some in person small groups social distance dance … Continue reading Dancing Soles
June - July 2020 The last few months have been a busy time both online and offline for me. I have been enjoying all the new experiences which have created a whole new way of living and working in the world. Dancing online has become the new norm and with a whole lot of fantastic … Continue reading The Green Tree
April & May 2020 Welcome to my Blog and this comes at a sad time indeed for the Sacred / Circle / Traditional Dance community globally due to the Covid-19 situation. As we shift through a period of not being able to connect in person it has been a bit of a whirlwind over here … Continue reading Connecting In Dance
The start of March had been great with Wednesday Sacred Dance nights starting to get busier, myself and Katharina had a beautiful group attend and it gave me a chance to practice some of my dances. One which has become a firm favourite is an Icelandic dance and I shall be teaching it at my … Continue reading The Time to Connect
It has been a great start to the new year at the Tuesday night dance group here in Findhorn. We started the year with some dances led by different Findhorn based teachers and I taught Zacharoula a Greek/Vlach dance which I love. The lifts in the Zacharoula really gives momentum to the movement, but the … Continue reading Balance for 2020
Dancing into 2020 It has been a fantastic year for me in both the Sacred Dance and Findhorn community. I have had so much fun working within ‘meditation in movement' and learning new dances. I choreographed many of my own pieces which brought forth five delightful dances which I have started to take to the … Continue reading Dancing into 2020
I have been enjoying holding Wednesday sessions on a more regular basis. I had a lovely experience this week, I had a chat with a gentleman who has both stayed in the community and visited Findhorn for many years and who has danced with Bernhard Wosien. We talked about dances that he missed and the … Continue reading The Big Surrender
September 2019 I’ve had an interesting few weeks and my dance workshop is suddenly coming together. Writing all the dance notation out and putting them together is a new thing for me. My time has suddenly opened to play more with the workshop concepts, and boy I’m enjoying that side of it. The creativity to be had … Continue reading Edinburgh Dancing with Our Wullie!
I remember at a very young age being lined up in a gymnasium at my primary school paralysed by fear of connecting with others. This was Scottish Dance in a rough Scottish neighborhood in Edinburgh. Although I was last to be picked (mmm still have that feeling inside lol) I remember enjoying it and the … Continue reading The Fall from the Shortbread tin!