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Thanks to everyone for a wonderful event!!
Saturday March 28, 10:00-2:00

SPRING AWAKENING
for cancer patients and survivors

Made possible by a grant received from the Manhasset women's coalition Against Breast Cancer
at
Calliope Fitness and Arts

RESTORATIVE YOGA & PILATES ALIGNMENT WITH GUIDED MEDITATION •  HEALING DANCE MOVEMENT

• ACUPRESSURE DEMONSTRATION FOR STRESS RELEASE
 THEME:WELLNESS CABARET

•WITH RELAXING LIVE MUSIC by internationally recognized New York Pops Violist, recording artist,  & composer Karen Olson who has played with the likes of Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra & Liza Minnelli
 •NUTRITIONAL DEMONSTRATION AND HEALTHY “SMOOTHIE SAMPLES” with
Leonore Rotondi-Salvia, Masters in Clinical Dietetics; Holistic Nutritionist;
appeared on various radio shows  as a panelist for the prestigious "Invite Health”

•DANCE • INFORMATION  & PRODUCT BOOTHS

ADMISSION FREE
RSVP
516-472-7255

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FREE LECTURE SERIES AT CALLIOPE
FALL TBA

BREAST CANCER:
Help from Chinese Herbs

with
Dr. Libang Zhang, NYS L.Ac.

Must Register

Dr. Zhang discusses how Chinese people fight Breast Cancer using Chinese Herbs. Examples of items available on the market
will be introduced. 
Some new issues regarding the use of Chinese herbs will also be discussed. 

Dr. Zhang graduated from Shanghai University of TCM in 1966 with an

MD degree. He started work in NY in 1988. He is a retired Senior Scientist

from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He was the creator and

Director of the Oriental Medicine Program at the New York College of

TCM. He is now Senior Faculty member and TCM Chief Advisor at

NYCTCM. Dr. Zhang is a Principle Investigator for an FDA approved

Clinical Trial Research Project on the use of Chinese Herbs for Idiopathic

Pulmonary Fibrosis


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ADULT BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE BALLET

CHILDREN'S BALLET

with
Jeanne P. Kogut, L.I.S.T.
Member of the Royal Academy of Dance of England


 ADULTS
 Tuesdays 10:15 PM
Saturdays 11:35 PM
Saturdays 1:00 PM (Beginner)

Beginner-Intermediate levels
6-Week Session  $150

 

CHILDREN
Saturdays  2:15 PM
3:15 PM 
Sundays 10:30 AM

Enjoy this extraoridinary opportunity to study with Ms. Kogut who is one of only six
teachers in the Northeast qualified in both the

Royal Academy & Imperial Society Methods
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WORKSHOPS AND NEW CLASSES WITH ELISHEVA TBA

 SUMMER SUNDAYS 2015

  
  


NEW! By demand: Sunday 6 week Beginner's course:

Beautiful Beginners Bellydance- Introduction to the magical art of Bellydance! Includes isolations and full body exercise. Learn how to isolate your hips, shoulders and torso, achieve graceful arm and hand movements, and dance simple and fun combinations to modern and traditional music!

This is a comprehensive 6 week course, building on material each week from previous classes. It is important for you to come to each of the 8 classes to build a strong dance foundation. To register, please prepay before the first day of class. If you need to make-up a class you've missed, Calliope has many other classes.  For the full schedule or visit the Calliope Fitness and Arts website http://www.calliopefitnessandarts.com. Sign up with a friend and you both instantly receive 15% registration discount!

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September Times TBA
at 
Calliope Fitness & Arts
presents 
"OYE FATHER"
with
Irene Failenbogen and Bill McBride

Directed by Rhonda Carol

The musical love story of a Jewish Woman Cantor and a Catholic Priest


Tickets $25 in Advance/$30 at the Door
$5 Family Discount for two or more

 

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           Next Session tba, Fall 2015 
                AMAZING DRUMMING, PERCUSSION AND MUSIC

EVENT FOR SPIRITUAL ALIGNMENT

      

Interactive Drumming, Percussion, Music
All Welcome 

Karen will play her viola as we drum, experience percussion techniques and music 
no experience necessary
$30, $25 pre-registration
$45 for two, $40 pre-registration

Healing and music program empowering
the mind, body and spirit using music vibrations & rhythms to connect
to purpose, well-being, clarity and relaxation
 


HeartStrings and Beats™ incorporates Arthur Hull’s Drum Circle Facilitation protocol and HealthRhythms™ co-founded by Dr. Barry Bittman, whose research has revealed that group drumming can improve a participant’s immune system and state of mind.

With the addition of music and other stress reduction techniques, HeartStrings and Beats™ is as fun as it is beneficial. HeartStrings and Beats™ ca


KAREN OLSON
Musician, (Viola), Recording Artist, Holistic Healer

Karen
Olson is an internationally recognized violist, recording artist, composer and healer. She combines her unique background as a musician, Reiki master,
and intuitive holistic healer, by providing interactive, fun and inspiring concerts and programs.

Karen’s music has been called “jazzical”: classically oriented jazz fusion that has New Age and World Music influences.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s Degree from The Juilliard School, a Master’s Degree from Yale University and a Ph.D. from New York University and
she is a certified practitioner and teacher in several healing modalities including Theta Healing.

Karen performs for audiences all over the world, is a member of the New York Pops, her CD Timeless Being ranked #1 on multiple charts, Karen edited a top-selling
viola scale book for ECSchirmer and she has and has performed with the likes of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Sammy Davis Jr. and Liza Minnelli. Karen plays on Thomastik-Infeld strings.

 

         Karen's music is ethereal and expressive beyond words. Emanating from deep within her soul, unique heartfelt interpretations and exquisitely refined
                                 musicianship synergize and offer an unparalleled, unforgettable, incredibly moving musical experience.".

Barry Bittman, MD - CEO Yamaha Music & Wellness Institute

Space limited, must register in advance


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