What could be better than a Spanish course set in the heart of Granada that offers everything that Granada and Escuela Delengua have to offer but includes Flamenco classes? Nothing can top learning the traditional Spanish dance of Flamenco in it home in Andalucia. Escuela Delengua has the perfect backdrop for learning this typical dance. Situated in Granada, on of the world´s reference points for the art of Flamenco, (an art which was declared as an intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2010) and one of the most beautiful cities in Spain. This course will give you the opportunity to study Spanish and Flamenco in a city that can boast the Alhambra, the Generalife, that Cathedral of Granada, the Albayzín and so much more. For those who are seduced by art and song, this is the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself, not just in the language of a country, but in its culture as well.
No previous technical knowledge of Flamenco dance or song is required for students who wich to take part in this course, all you need is a passion for the topic and a desire to speak Spanish in an open and fun environment. Some previous Spanish knowledge is required, the minimum being Basic (A2). The different aspects of the course are taught in Spanish to help improve vocabulary and fluency and you will soon become aware of this improvement yourselves! You will also be able to interact with other students here at the school, thus being able to improve your Spanish at all time. Whether it is the other students in your class (from5 to 10 participants) or other students during your breaks or activities, there is always the opportunity to immerse yourself in language. You will be surprised how quickly you learn!
The course includes 5 themed days of Flamenco learning each one dealing with a different espect of Flamenco and its influence on Granada and Spanich culture in general. During the course of these 5 themed days the class will run through an introduction to the dance, information about Granada and Flamenco before moving onto more technical aspects of the dance such as the flamenco guitar, the costumes worn by dancers and the rhythm and dance itself.
As well as this, you will have the opportunity to join int he school´s daily afternoon or evening activities to immerse youself even further in the atmosphere of Andlucía. Activities on offer include tapas, visits to museums, visits to the Alhambra and even trips to watch Flamenco shows that will leave you breathless and unable to wait for class the next morning. Check out our activities page to see what we’re up to over the next week
After all that information this may seem hard to believe but, fancy experiencing all of this for FREE?? Then why not enter out raffle for the chanfe to win one of 5 free courses! You can either send us our contact form, like us on Facebook and write on our wall ‘I want to learn Spanish through Flamenco’ or you can follow us on twitter and tweet ‘@DelenguaGranada I want to learn Spanish through Flamenco’ with the hashtag #learnSpanishthroughflamenco. Escuela Delengua offers a ‘Learn Spanish through Flamenco course just once a year and this years it’s running from Monday 20th to Friday 24th April 2015. Don´t miss it!
You can find further information on this course and others here: Specific Spanish courses