Amina Goodyear

and

The Aswan Dancers

We are a San Francisco troupe

dedicated to entertaining and educating the public

about Middle Eastern, Arabic and Egyptian Culture

through Music and Dance.

 

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Susu and Amina went to Egypt and recorded Belly Dance music

from the Golden Age of Music and Dance

with a Modern Flair

Buy it Now!

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The Aswan Dancers Permanent Collection

Migrations

A new page about the personal adornment from the Silk Road to Egypt, North Africa and the Khalij.

The museum quality items will be shown online with historical data.

The collection is comprised of sourced and donated material from the Arabic world.

A visual feast for the eyes and the senses.

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Zadiel in SF July 20

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Buy it Now!

 

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The Georges Lammam Band Sundays

Next shows August 17, 24 - September 14 - October 19

at PenaPachamama

1630 Powell St. San Francisco (between Union & Green, near Columbus in San Francisco

contact Amina to perform

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The Pasha Band at Al Masri July 13

 

Live Music Nights at Al Masri

with the Pasha Band

Husain, Susu and Amina and ...

contact Amina to perform

Next shows September 21- October 5

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Mohamed, Husain and Amina playing for Queenie at Al Masri

At Al Masri with Queenie August 26, 2012

Videoed by Isabella (age 8) on an iphone

Interested in learning to perform "Tarabiya" style? Belly Dance Classes

Check out Original Tarabiya Show part 1 here

More Tarabiya video clips and reviews here

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Carnival of Stars

August 2 and 3, 2014

Join the Side Show at COS-

 

Fashion Show, Coffee Bar, Zeffa, Mulid

Shop 'til you drop - Susu's "Nostalgia CD - Hizz ya Wizz DVD -

Dance and/or be entertained-

Costume Contest and Raffle Prizes

All at Richmond Auditorium

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Amina writes for The Belly Dance Chronicles

about Tarab, Shaabi music, Mohamed Ali Street, Mohamed Abdel Wahab and more

To subscribe or for back issues:

The Belly Dance Chronicles

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EL LEIL

Performance workshops with Susu and Amina

Show with The Pasha Band, The Aswan Dancers and More

Remembering the Glorious Music, Song and Dance

of the time of King Farouk

Saturday May 3, 2014

at The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts

San Francisco

SOLD OUT!

CD Release party at Al Masri Restaurant 4031 Balboa St. SF

Sunday August 10 - 11-4 pm

11-1 workshop - Drum/Dance/Cymbal workshop - Susu &Amina

1-2 lunch break

2-4 Performances to Nostalgia CD

contact Amina to perform

Workshop - light lunch - show $25

(drinks, gratuities extra - to Al Masri Restaurant)

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Zar workshop with Yasmin 2/23/14 - sold out

Plan to attend Yasmin's Trance Dance workshop Feb. 2015

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New Pages! Check them out!

Pasha Band

Bagdad Nights

Ghawazee

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PAST SPECIAL EVENTS

Mosaic Productions & MCCLA present TARABIYA

Click here to see clips of show

Tarabiya

**Show was SOLD OUT**

EXPERIENCE THE TARAB

with

Ahava, Dannhae, Hana Ali, Nicole and Zahara

The Musicians:

Jalal, Husain, Younes, Faisal, Sandy and Amina

October 1, 2011

"A night to remember!"

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San Francisco Arabic Film Festival October 13-23 2011

see review here

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Arabian Nights Show with Salena and the Pasha Band August 31. 2012

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Raqs Egypt

November 4, 5 and 6

Raqs Egypts is SOLD OUT

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Saturday and Sunday May 7 and 8

WORKSHOPS BY LEILA OF CAIRO - SOLD OUT

PENAPACHAMAMA SHOW May 7 - SOLD OUT

to benefit

THE MUSICIANS IN CAIRO

 

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    Amina in Morocco

     

    Bob al Asmar

     

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    The Aswan Dancers
    829 Elizabeth Street
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 282-7910
    aminajune@aol.com

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