Join maestro José Merino for an introductory lesson on the art of the flamenco skirt. 

 

Here's what you'll learn in this class...

How to move the skirt from one side of the body to the other while changing hands.

The correct way to pick up and hold the skirt while dancing.

How to combine the skirt with a basic marcaje.

 

The correct use of the legs in creating different kinds of movement with the skirt.

How to combine the skirt with a basic footwork pattern.

Common problems that you will encounter and how to deal with them while you are dancing.

 
 

Your Instructor

José Merino is an international dance artist, teacher and choreographer.

José made his professional debut with BALLET DE MADRID led by José Granero. A former dancer with the acclaimed BALLET NACIONAL DE ESPANA, where he performed the role of soloist and first-dancer for many productions and has toured extensively throughout the world. He has worked with and been a guest artist with the renowned company of Antonio Canales and the company of Karine Saporta - National Center of Normandy (France) among many others.

Through his dance studio in Madrid and many international workshops José has inspired hundreds of flamenco dance students to discover their unique flamenco style through hard work and learning to dance with their heart.

 

Frequent questions

Can I download the video?

Yes, you can download the video to your computer or mobile device. The class is for your personal use only and may not be shared with others.

What language is the class taught in?

The class is taught in Spanish by José with English subtitles.

Do I need a flamenco skirt?

No, you can use any full-length, wide skirt.

Do I need a studio?

No, you can do this class at home. There is one small section of footwork but if noise is a problem you can skip this part or modify the step for the space that you have.

Do you offer a refund?

Due to the instant-access nature of this class, there are no refunds and all purchases are final.

 

 

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Here's what our students have said:

This class is great! It has filled a lot of holes I had in my technique that I am now transferring to the rest of my practice.

- Sam, New Zealand

José explains everything so clearly, he has a wonderful style of teaching. I appreciate you both making these classes available to those of us without local teachers. 

- Julie, USA