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Topic: Silk DVD's
Message: Posted by: Lukas (Jan 26, 2005 04:56AM)
Can anyone suggests any good silk DVD's that also contain routining information?
Message: Posted by: Amazing Kenno (Jan 26, 2005 05:52AM)
You can't do much better than the several silk DVDs put out by Duane Laflin (laflinmagic.com). One deals specifically with routining, another with the H__k ball. He also has some videos from the 90s with lots of great silk effects on them; they are not yet on DVD. Kenno
Message: Posted by: unklepaul (Jan 26, 2005 07:14AM)
I thoroughly recommend Pavels cabaret silks video that is going real cheap at L&L at the moment (i bought mine at international magic in london recently and it is stunningly good)

best wishes
Message: Posted by: hugmagic (Jan 26, 2005 09:14AM)
Paul Diamonds Symponette in Silk is also being closed out in video but still a good reference.,
Message: Posted by: Gideon Sylvan (Jan 26, 2005 10:37PM)
I have all three of the DVDs in Laflin's Secrets of Silk Magic Series, and they are all fantastic! They really make you want to put together a silk only act, at least it did for me.
Message: Posted by: Mr. Muggle (Feb 1, 2005 03:37AM)
If memory serves me correct P & A silks put out a few silk video's that had some good overall information, but the video was shot in what appears to be a garage, and the production wasn’t as strong as the content of the tapes. I have not seen these tapes anywhere in quite some time, so I don't know if they are still available or not.

Message: Posted by: hugmagic (Feb 1, 2005 05:34AM)
You are correct. Peter White did put out 7 volumes of silk magic. Content was good but production was poor. Still very worth getting. I was just watching them again the other day.

I would try writing Peter direct at P&A silks to see if you could get a set.
Message: Posted by: Mr. Muggle (Feb 1, 2005 01:00PM)
Thanks Richard, I wasn't aware that there were so many volumes.

Message: Posted by: bojanbarisic (Feb 1, 2005 02:37PM)
Pavel`s Cabaret Silk Magic and Alexander de Cova video on silk magic are some good videos too.
Message: Posted by: Aperazor (Feb 1, 2005 02:41PM)
I bought the Pavel Cabaret Silks video last week for $10 at L&L with free shipping.
The best $10 I spent on magic in a long time. I actually bought trhe whole cabaret series for $30 and was very pleased.

Definitely worth a look.
Message: Posted by: DeWayne (Mar 3, 2005 08:23PM)
On 2005-01-26 10:14, hugmagic wrote:
Paul Diamonds Symponette in Silk is also being closed out in video but still a good reference.,


I assume you were referencing L&L? Looks like L&L no longer has the Paul Diamonds Symponette in Silk video? Off subject - Did you once live in Hanover, PA?
Message: Posted by: hugmagic (Mar 4, 2005 10:36PM)
Yes, I was referring to L&L. It would be nice if they put it on DVD. Otherwise watch ebay.

No, I never lived in Hanover. I know who are thinking of. He as a person who stole information from Horace and Marie Marshall and has tried to copy their work. I was a former owner of the Marshall business and was taught by Horace and Marie Marshall.