sign-up forms below
Thanks to everyone for a wonderful event!!
Saturday March 28, 10:00-2:00
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
•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
FREE LECTURE SERIES AT CALLIOPE
Help from Chinese Herbs
Dr. Libang Zhang, NYS L.Ac.
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
ADULT BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE BALLET
Jeanne P. Kogut, L.I.S.T.
Member of the Royal Academy of Dance of England
Tuesdays 10:15 PM
Saturdays 11:35 PM
Saturdays 1:00 PM (Beginner)
6-Week Session $150
Saturdays 2:15 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
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!
September Times TBA
Calliope Fitness & Arts
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
Next Session tba, Fall 2015
AMAZING DRUMMING, PERCUSSION AND MUSIC
EVENT FOR SPIRITUAL ALIGNMENT
Interactive Drumming, Percussion, Music
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
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