Three Travelers: World Music/Dance Concert

   Wednesday June 8, 2016 at 7 PM at Bob Rauschenberg Gallery at FSW

       Florida Southwestern State College/ 8099 College Pkwy SW, Fort Myers, FL 

Dancer, Tamalyn Dallal, Flutist, Kat Epple, and Percussionist, Nathan Dyke
Dancer, Tamalyn Dallal, Flutist, Kat Epple, and Percussionist, Nathan Dyke

Dancer, Tamalyn Dallal, Flutist, Kat Epple, and Percussionist, Nathan Dyke, premiere their collaborative work of original dance and music. The music and dance takes the listener around the world and beyond with an unusual array of acoustic World instruments. An earthy, yet cosmic soundscape is created on World flutes, Australian Didgeridoo, Djembe drum, Ngoni African harp, Bawu, and Native American flutes.

Tickets – $10 suggested donation
Chairs will be provided, but guests are welcome to bring mats to sit on the floor if preferred.

Tamalyn Dallal, has performed and/or taught dance in 41 countries, has written three books, produced two music CD’s of African music, was a guest choreographer for the 1995 Superbowl Halftime Show in Miami, Fl. crowned “Miss America of the Bellydance” in 1995, and currently films ethnological dance documentaries including: Zanzibar Dance, Trance and Devotion, “Ethiopia Dances for Joy”, “Pockets of Treasure”, Dance and more in America’s deep south is Ms. Dallal’s current project. http://www.tamalyndallal.com/

Peabody, Edward R Murrow, and Emmy Award-winning composer and flutist, Kat Epple, has released 33 music albums, composed film scores for National Geographic, Nova, Valentino Fashions, and has performed at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, United Nations, and Guggenheim Museums around the world. Kat is one of the founding members of the legendary vintage synthesizer Space Music duo, “Emerald Web”. She performs in concert, and also lectures about the power of music, and indigenous flutes which she has collected in her travels throughout the world. http://www.katepple.com/

Nathan Dyke is a multi-instrumentalist, specializing in percussion, didgeridoo, and Ngoni. He teaches drumming workshops, has recorded numerous CDs of original music, and practices energy-sound healing. Nathan resides in the mountains of North Carolina and often travels to perform in concert, and to facilitate sound healing workshops. He practices and studies native culture and ceremony.

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Kat Epple and Nathan Dyke in concert at Happehatchee Center May 14, 2016

 

Kat Epple and Nathan Dyke
Nathan Dyke and Kat Epple

 

May 14, 2016

Join us for a potluck dinner, celebration, and concert in a beautiful, natural setting.
Dinner starts at 6:00
Concert at 7:00 PM

Happehatchee Center, 8791 Corkscrew Rd., Estero, FL 33928

 
The music takes the listener around the world and beyond….from The “Legend of the Mermaid”, to a “Journey to Timbuktu” with an unusual array of acoustic World instruments. An earthy, yet cosmic soundscape is created on World flutes, Australian Didgeridoo, Djembe drum, Ngoni African harp, Bawu. They will be performing some of the music from their award-winning album, “Elemental Circuitry”. Photo by Kitty Wahlberg.

Happehatchee Center is a sanctuary for peace and healing.

Suggested donation $20
Tickets available at “the door”.  http://happehatchee.org

Photo by Kitty Wahlberg

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1713134505634643/

Bring healthy food to share for potluck dinner at 6:00
You are welcome to bring your own beverages and cooler.
Arrive by 7:00 for the concert.

 

Bridge at Happehatchee. Photo by Thom Jansen
Bridge at Happehatchee.
Photo by Thom Jansen

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Opening Reception:
Painting Exhibition with Musical Accompaniment
5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 2
Talk by Both Artists:  4 p.m. Thursday, February 11
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Kat Epple’s tour of Asia and Africa October/November 2015

Kat Epple in Brunei
Kat Epple in Brunei

I will be posting photos, descriptions, and stories from my amazing tour. So sorry for the delay. I had planned to post during my adventure, but alas, the internet connection was very slow out in the middle of the Indian Ocean. More soon!

 

Mon 23-26 Oct Hong Kong, China  (click here for photos and info)

Wed 28 Oct Manila, Philippines (click here)

Fri 30 Oct Kota Kinabalu (Borneo)

Sat 31 Oct Muara, Brunei

Mon 02 Nov Kuching(Borneo), Malaysia

Thu 05 Nov Penang, Malaysia

Kat Epple at Kek Lok Si Temple
Kat Epple at Kek Lok Si Temple

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mon 09 Nov Colombo, Sri Lanka

Thu 12 Nov Mahe, Seychelles

Fri 13 Nov Mahe, Seychelles

Sat 14Nov Mahe, Seychelles

Sat 14Nov La Digue, Seychelles

Tue 17 Nov Mombasa, Kenya

"A Magic Carpet Ride Around the World with Flutes"
“A Magic Carpet Ride Around the World with Flutes”

Wed 18 Nov Zanzibar, Tanzania

Thu 19 Nov Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Sat 21 Nov Nosy Be, Madagascar

Wed 25 Nov Maputo, Mozambique

Thu 26 Nov Richards Bay, South Africa

Fri 27 Nov Durban, South Africa

Sat 28 Nov East London, South Africa

Nov 30 Cape Town, South Africa