dance, music, body wisdom from egypt

les adem

les adem
les ateliers d‘ethnomusicologie

44 Rue des Maraîchers,

CH - 1204 Genève 


Saturday, 11 January 2020
Saturday, 1. February 2020
Saturday, 7 March 2020
Saturday, 4 April 2020

Saturday, 2 May 2020

Saturday, 6 June 2020


11.00 – 12.15 art of yoga

12.15 – 13.45 art of combat

15.00 – 16.30 art of healing

16.30 – 17.45 art of daff

how does it work

Join us for the whole day or choose your individual program.

Everybody is welcome – all you need is curiosity and passion.

You also have the possibility to acquire certifications.

contact us

contact us for any questions.

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art of yoga

11.00 – 12.15
Egyptian yoga focuses on verticality. Breathe through simple and dynamic postures, to reprogram body and spirit. These postures are among the oldest in the world and well documented in temples. 

Caroline Chevat

art of combat 

12.15 – 13.45 

In Egyptian combat dance we use a stick. This martial art is still practiced and has links to Ancient Egypt. Develop the male principle inside you, feel the power and learn to play with it.

Caroline Chevat

Certi cation possible 

art of healing 

15.00 – 16.30 

Egyptian zar dance stands for the ancient tradition to heal body and soul through dance and rhythm. A way to transform and integrate di cult emotional states to become whole again.

Claudia Heinle

Certification possible 

art of daff 

16.30 – 17.45 

The daff is a round frame drum traditionally used in rituals and sacred contexts. The vibrations, sounds and rhythms emerging from the drum skin of this instrument are transformative in nature.

Caroline Chevat

Certification possible 


Claudia and Caroline bring the long-standing tradition of Egyptian dance, rhythm and music to the here and now. Both are inspiring teachers and run tanz raum – dance company, music label and school with centres in France, Germany and Switzerland.

Once a month they teach in Geneva.