5th ConTEXt Meeting: Bassenge, Belgium, September 19–24, 2011

Dancing workshop by Mari Voipio

Images of food and feasting

Images of dance and dancing

Dance instruction


Our ensemble, La Primavera:

Helsinki Early Music Society has some dance music on its website:

This is the combo to which I'm used to dancing (I use these gagliardas to practice with). The instrumentation for the dances is slightly older in style than La Primavera's.


The paintings that inspired my Italian dress, by Domenico Ghirlandaio:

(note the maid in the background; that's how I look when working in this dress)

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