Distinctive new Irish instrument for Dancers to Practice and perform
The creation of The World’s First Amplified Dance Floor a unique Irish hand crafted Dance instrument is giving music and dance lovers of any age and ability the opportunity to share in one of Ireland’s richest musical traditions.
Young Galway entrepreneur and Mitchell Music founder Mr Lorcan Mitchell said he was inspired to create the Mitchell Dance Platform in response to the growing needs of professional and amateur dancers alike. Along with his passion for the trans formative power of music and his burning desire to make an impact on the local economy.
The Mitchell Dance Platform is the first amplified portable dance floor of its kind in the world, designed and manufactured in Ireland and is easy for small children to use as it is attractive to professional dancers.
Practice in Comfort
The Mitchell Dance Platform is a portable sprung floor that gives dancers of any age or dance ability a safe surface to practice or perform on.
The platform’s natural bounce helps to eliminate impact related injuries usually linked to dancing on hard unyielding floors.
The clarity of sound from The Mitchell Platform enables dancers to focus and drill down on specific steps which helps in the development of technical perfection and the facilitation of genuine progress.
The acoustics and audibility of the Dance Platform provide dancers with the essential means, not only to express their steps, but to be heard clearly and sharply by audiences be it on streets or concert halls.
The world’s first amplified portable dance platform
The built in pickup microphone is a unique and impressive feature that provides dancers with the opportunity to connect with Speakers, amplifiers or Pa systems regardless of scenario or situation.
This new option of volume control offers unrivalled freedom to go live and go loud without facing issues related to channel feedback or interference.
The pickup microphone allows multiple dancers to perform simultaneously while retaining their individual sound and also complementing and contrasting with the rest of the ensemble.
Made from the highest quality Birch material which is recognised as the optimal wood for making percussion musical instruments. This material is used specifically to help project the sound rather the absorb it. Which makes the Mitchell Dance Platform not only hard wearing but vibrant and dynamic.
The Mitchell Dance platform will help improve conditions for dancers and put them in control of what they dance on and where and is ideal for all dance types whether Irish Dance,Sean Nós, Tap, Flamenco or Ballet.
Perform In Style
This novel Dance instrument is unique in its simplicity being incredibly easy to use yet producing the same powerful beats and tones loved by professional musicians and dancers worldwide.
The Mitchell Dance Platform’s innovative user friendly functionality has been expertly designed with the aid of World Championship winning Irish Dancers. The aim being to create an ideal floor for hearing crisp clear tones and individual beats which are essential for practice and performance.
The platform can help provide a service to communities where dancers can perform at any time and any place in the confidence that they will not incur strain or injury and provide enjoyment and entertainment for those in the vicinity and the rest of the community.
Unique in its Irish heritage, design and manufacture, the Mitchell Dance Platform is skilfully hand crafted in Galway.
Is a Mitchell Dance Platform For You?
- If you want to practice your steps like a pro.
- If you have an important recital or championship and you do not want to risk dancing on a solid unyielding floor with no natural bounce.
- If you have a major competition coming up and need to drill down on specific steps outside of class.
- If you have a performance at a venue where you worry the dance surface will not be adequate.
- If you are dancing in your local school or community and you want to be confident that you will heard clearly and audibly.
- If you want to busk or provide street entertainment in your town or city during festivals, like St Patricks Day or the Fleadh Cheoil.
- If you want to record high quality videos with your friends, demonstrating the new steps you have learnt and share them on your social media pages.
- If you have a live performance gig or event so you can plug the Platform into a Speaker, Amplifier or PA system.
- You can be confident that the audience will hear your steps and appreciate your art.
- If you are teaching a group and you want to make sure the students can hear your steps clearly and concisely.
- If you are in college or University and have no where to Practice.
- If you are not allowed practice at home because you will damage the floor.
- If you are recording steps for an album or backing tracking, the platform can be plugged directly into the mixing desk.
Own a Platform for just e2.50 a day
Payment plans available where you can now purchase your very own dance platform for the price of a coffee a day.
We now have the option to spread the payments of a Platform over 6/7 months.
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