2019 Calendar, last updated May 5,2019. For international performances, musicians: Ling Shien and Mark. For domestic performances, a two to four piece band: Ling Shien, Mark, Paul Anderson (oud), and Lani Rhoades (qanun).
Feb 1 - Open Belly at the BodyVibe Studio, 999 Andersen Drive Ste 170, San Rafael. Produced by Nathalie Tedrick - Helm with our four piece band will be playing two live music sets and there will be one recorded music set. Contact Nathalie to perform for the recorded set. Start: 8pm. Event link on Facebook is here
Feb 2 - Wu Wei Tea Temple, 1820 SFBD. Fairfax, CA 94930. Our four piece band. Great ambience and teas. Dance performance by FatChanceBellyDance®. Start: 8pm.
June 2, Sunday - Open Belly at Redwood Cafe 7-10 pm, 8240 Old Redwood Highway, Cotati, CA. Produced by Nathalie Tedrick - Helm with our three piece band will be playing two live music sets and there will be one recorded music set. Contact Nathalie to perform for the recorded set. Start: 7pm. Event link on Facebook is here; link for Redwood Cafe is here.
Jul 26 - Aug 3 - Lark in the Morning Music Camp - Mendocino Woodlands, Mendocino, CA - Mark will be on staff teaching Middle Eastern Percussion. Middle Eastern music instructors include Sinan Erdemsel and Wael Kakish. Details: www.larkcamp.com
Europe, here we come. Still waiting for "official posters" and details, but here is the plan:
Sept 6-8 - Warsaw, Poland - produced by Agata Zakrzewska Helm will be giving workshops and performing in a beautiful, rustic setting just outside Warsaw. Waiting for official contact and sign up information, or contact Agata directly.
Sept 20-22 - Stockholm, Sweden - produced by Ellinor Roxengren. This will be Helm's first time in Sweden teaching workshops and playing a show. Contact Ellinor for details.
And back in the States:
Nov 1 - Wu Wei Tea Temple, 1820 SFBD. Fairfax, CA 94930. Our four piece band. Great ambience and teas. Dance performance by FatChanceBellyDance®. Start: 8pm.
Nov 2, Fifth Street Farms, Berkeley, CA - Helm will be performing as a quartet (Ling Shien, Paul Anderson, Lani Rhoades, and Mark) for the first time at Fifth Street Farms. For reservations, contact this great venue here.
And look for us in South America in April and May, 2020!
Be Tribal Festival, Mexico City, Mexico, Workshops and performance - Producer: Walky Ardaat
Tribal Convención, Santiago, Chile, Workshops and Performance - Producer: Marisú Parada
Campo das Tribos, São Paulo, Brasil, Workshops and performance - Producer: Rebeca Piñeiro
PadmaFest, Medellín, Columbia, Workshops and Performance - Producer: Laura Gutierrez
Ram's Gate Winery, Sonoma, CA
Open Belly Revival II - Redwood Cafe, 8240 Redwood Hwy, Cotati, CA (Nathalie Tedrick)
Cymbal Workshop with live drumming, Liege, Belgium (Deborah, Aum Tribal Aum)
ATS® Sisters Collective, St Lo Studio, Via Tiburtina 5b, Rome, Italy (Isabel de Lorenzo)
Workshops - Performance, Chapiteau d"Adrienne, Paris, France (Fifi Le TiPaon)
Workshops - Performance, Moscow (Tribal Mafia)
Workshops - Performance, Lima (Sandra Shakti Prema, our South America agent, as of Mar 10)
Performance - La Péniche Anako, Paris
Workshops - Island of La Reunion (Latifa Saadi)
ATS® Reunion 2017 and 2018 - San Francisco and Kansas City