Ready to get out and moving this month? Why not try out some flamenco or another dance form!
We have flamenco experts right here in the local South Sound area - check out this April 2016 On Trak article on Green River College's own Marisela Fleites Lear and her work with the Tacoma Flamenco group--
|Marisela Fleites Lear On Trak Magazine April 2016. Photo by Cameron Zegers.|
We have lots of videos and other multimedia sources available at the library to help you get a feel for flamenco, it's history in Spanish culture, and its performance around the world. Check out examples below from Holman Library's collection, including our Films on Demand video database--
- "Flamenco" from Granada (2007). In Films on Demand database.
- "Flamenco Dancing" from Estrella de Sevilla (2006). In Films on Demand database.
- "Authentic Flamenco" from Inside the Palacio Real, Madrid: Museum secrets (Series 3). (2013). In Films On Demand database.
- "Flamenco Dance: Arab Contribution to Spain's Music." from The Moorish South: Art in Muslim and Christian Spain from 711 to 1492. (2007). In Films On Demand database.
- Washabaugh, W. P. (2013). Flamenco Music and National Identity in Spain. Farnham, GB: Ashgate. Retrieved from http://www.ebrary.com.