Learn the art of the taksim with Sadie. First she explains the characteristics of a taksim and the dancer's role while performing it. Sadie explains and demonstrates how to execute many foundational movements that are key elements when dancing to a taksim. Then you will be putting these movements together into combinations. She will teach you seamless transitions, varying your tempo and using the breath of the movement for subtle effect. Finally Sadie puts it all together into a mini-choreography you can perform or practice to. As a bonus, enjoy a performance by Sadie featuring a taksim.