Chen Xiaoxing seminar – University of Chicago
Grandmaster Chen Xiaoxing will teach a 2.5 day seminar in Chicago on April 17th, 18th and 19th. Master Chen is a 19th generation Chen family direct lineage descendent and representative. He is the Grandson of the famous Chen Fake, nephew of Chen Zhaopei and Chen Zhaokui and brother of Chen Xiaowang. He is the Principal of Chenjiagou (Chen Village) Taijiquan School in Henan, China and has trained such notable masters as Ren Guangyi, Chen Bing, Chen Ziqiang and Chen Zijun.
Grandmaster Chen Xiaoxing will teach and correct Chan Si Gong (“Silk-reeling exercises”) on Friday evening. On Saturday and Sunday he will teach and correct Laojia Yilu.
Friday – 6pm until 9pm
Chan si gong instruction and correction
Saturday and Sunday – 9am until 5pm
movement principals and posture corrections in Laojia Yilu
University of Chicago
Ida Noyes Hall Dance room*
1212 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
- No street shoes allowed in the dance room. Please be prepared to practice bare foot or bring new white soled tennis shoes.
For more information, contact Andy Loria:
aloria AT uchicago DOT edu
Below is a clip of Chen Xiaoxing demonstrating the Xinjia Yilu routine: