Centro de Flamenco Melbourne, Australia

—Committed to the promotion of flamenco dance and music in Australia—

Discover the Art of Flamenco! We offer flamenco dance classes, workshops, school incursions, private & group lessons in flamenco dance for children and adult beginners, flamenco guitar, percussion & singing in Melbourne.

Flamenco Guitar and music lessons are offered directly by affiliated instructors and also include opportunities in accompaniment for dance classes.

  • BEGINNERS WELCOME

  • NO PARTNER NEEDED

  • DEVELOP RHYTHM & MUSICALITY

  • IMPROVE COORDINATION

  • DEVELOP STRENGTH & CONFIDENCE

TIMETABLE 2019

JOIN ANY TIME! CASUAL WEEKLY DANCE LESSONS

STUDIO: 10-12 ROSSER ST, BRUNSWICK

NEW! ONE-DAY WORKSHOPS SATURDAY 31 AUGUST

FOOTWORK CHALLENGE & CASTANETS: 10:30-12:30pm Improve Rhythm & Raise Fitness Levels!

INTRODUCTORY BEGINNERS: 1:30-3:30pm Understanding Flamenco- For Absolute beginners

$55/session or $50/Earlybird til 30/8/2019

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2019 TIMETABLE

REGULAR WEEKLY FLAMENCO CLASSES

Tuesdays 18:00 - 19:00 Beginners Technique

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Thursdays 17:00 - 18:00 Children’s Flamenco

Thursdays 19:30 - 20:30 Beginners Flamenco

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Saturdays 09:30-10:30 Inter/ Adv Technique (Bata de Cola / Mantón)

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Saturdays 10:30-11:30 Beginners Technique (casual class)

Saturdays 11:30-12:30 Beginners Choreography

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2019 KEY DATES

NEXT DANCE COURSES COMMENCING:

BEGINNERS - SAT 14 SEPTEMBER 2019 (6 weeks)

BEGINNERS - TUE 17 SEPTEMBER 2019 (6 weeks)

INT/ADV - SAT 14 SEPTEMBER 2019 (4 weeks)

INT/ADV - SAT 12 OCTOBER 2019 (4 weeks)

INT/ADV - SAT 9 NOVEMBER 2019 (4 weeks)

CHILDREN’S FLAMENCO - THU 10 OCTOBER 2019 (4 weeks)

CHILDREN’S FLAMENCO - THU 7 NOVEMBER 2019 (4 weeks)

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OUR FLAMENCO CLASSES…


WORKSHOPS & MASTERCLASSES

REGULAR BALLARAT DANCE WORKSHOPS!

COMING SOON

Register for New Ballarat Flamenco Workshops

FLAMENCO CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

  • BEGINNERS LEVELS: Introduction to basic technique of footwork, arms and bodywork in flamenco dance. Students learn body awareness, improve posture, musicality and co-ordination whilst learning fundamental steps and essential rhythms. NO dance experience needed, no partner needed!

  • INTRODUCTORY LEVELS: learn a gentle but energetic approach to flamenco including arm and bodywork, technique of hand movements, basics of turns and some common steps which make a part of flamenco dance.

  • INTERMEDIATE+ : Suitable for dancers with at least 5 years experience in flamenco who would like to develop a deeper understanding of flamenco dance and music, including use of props in dance. A more comprehensive training to improve and consolidate on footwork, use of the body, turns, marcajes and students develop confidence to dance solo as well as personal instruction to correct technique.

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FEE STRUCTURE

Fees are due on the day of your class. Please bring them with you to your lesson.

$150.00 / 6 weeks (6hours)

$120/ 4 weeks (4hours) Inter/Adv Choreography

$30.00 / 1 hr Casual Class

$20/ additional casual hours

$88/4 weeks Flamenco for Kids (or $25/session)

  • Booking required for all courses as timetable subject to change without prior notice.

  • Please bring correct change for fees. We do not have Credit Card facilities available. 

  • Fees are non-refundable.

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CATCH UP LESSONS

Missed a class? Feel free to come to any other classes- Please complete catch up lessons within 6-weeks.

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PRIVATE LESSONS & COACHING

Can't make timetabled classes or attend on a regular basis?

Private lessons available at the studio or at your home!

We also cater for special needs students. Plan and a lesson program suitable to your needs.

Please enquire directly by email: senesflamenco@gmail.com or call us on 0415888542.

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DANCE CLASS GIFT CERTIFICATES

Give a memorable experience for special occasions! Group or private lessons can also be arranged at your home. Please email us at senesflamenco@gmail.com to arrange a personalised gift certificate.

Gift Certificate Examples:

  • 6 x Flamenco Dance Group Lessons = $150

  • Private Flamenco Dance Lesson = From $90

  • 1 x Casual Introductory Class = From $30

WHAT TO WEAR -DANCE CLASSES

Practice skirts available for sale at the studio! $30-$50 or design your own.

Practice skirts available for sale at the studio! $30-$50 or design your own.

  •  Flexible clothing eg. leggings/stretch pants

  •  Full-length, wide circle skirt (available for sale at the studio)

  • CLOSED-toed shoes or short boots with a block heel

  • No sandals, open- toed shoes, wedges or pin heels

  • Bring a full circle skirt if you have one!

STUDIO ETIQUETTE

  • It is recommended to come 5-10minutes early to change/stretch/warm up.

  • Small children must be picked up and dropped off inside the studio entrance.

  • For parents bringing children to the class-quiet activities or entertainment is recommended for the hour.

  • Please make sure to ask permission from all instructors before you film any part of the dance class. Filming can be very disturbing for other students.

FLAMENCO DANCE WEAR

Order your shoes and handmade flamenco dance skirts at the studio! Flamenco dance wear now available in Melbourne. Please enquire at the studio regarding new orders and secondhand items including: 

Example of typical flamenco shoes - gallardodance.com

Example of typical flamenco shoes - gallardodance.com

  •  flamenco shoes - new and used 

  •  flamenco dance skirts - made to measure & bata de colas

  • castanets, fans and accessories

Recommended Brands in Spain: 

  • Gallardo - gallardodance.com (please consult instructor)

  • Senovilla - calzadossenovilla.com

  • flamencoymas.com - dancewear / accessories

  • flamencoexport.com - cds/dvds/dancewear

"Flamenco Exchange Australia"

  •  For all new/pre-loved flamenco wear: flamenco shoes, skirts, accessories, props, instruments. 


 

FLAMENCO MUSIC LESSONS

IN MELBOURNE

Flamenco Guitarist Alejandro Florez has over 20 years experience and plays regularly in live performances in Australia.

Flamenco Guitarist Alejandro Florez has over 20 years experience and plays regularly in live performances in Australia.

Flamenco & Spanish Guitar Lessons

in Melbourne with Alejandro Florez

Enquiries: 0400 888 993

or mail@solquemia.com

Other Recommended Teachers:

GUITAR: TONY HADJION 9386 2122
CANTE: ANGEL MELLADO “EL BRUJO” 0400 217 635
CAJÓN: JAVIER FREDES 0412 670 684