Songs About Juggling – Part 1

Juggling and music have many things in common. They each deal with rhythm and duration, can both be described mathematically, and both can be used to entertain both the practitioner and an audience. Most juggling acts are accompanied by music. There is even a long tradition of jugglers playing music while performing juggling tricks. I wrote an article on that …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Josh Mermelstein from USA | Juggling Balls

I’m Josh, a juggler from the US. I’m mostly interested in 3 and 4 ball patterns with lots of arm crossing. My favorite thing about juggling is that no matter how niche your interests are, there are other people who like the same things and are excited to talk to you about them. This video was filmed in London where …

Newly Discovered Film of the First IJA Conventions

1948 IJA Convention The archives of the Museum of Juggling History contain many hundreds of films, VHS tapes, and DVDs. Many of these have yet to be viewed or digitized due to time and financial constraints. Of all the films that have been viewed, one of the most remarkable is a film that shows footage from the 1948, 1951, and …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Flow Mayhem from USA / Rope Dart

Sam Tobey (Flow Mayhem) has been addicted to spinning rope dart for over four years. She discovered the martial/flow arts hybrid in 2015 at a festival and has been training in LA ever since. Sam is especially obsessed with musical synchronicity, and is very excited to be using the song “Sour” by Goopsteppa, as it has some great lyrics to …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Santiago Rivera from Guatemala | Juggling

This video is the compilation of my process of growth, the things that I have learned trough out my life and my travels. Guatemala is a small country full of beautiful things to discover where arts try to survive one more day. This is the second tricks of the month video made by a Guatemalan in the history of the …

Tricks of the Month by Gerardo Ávila (Goofy) of México

Tricks of the Month

Me our newest contributor to the IJA Tricks of the Month video series: Hello my name is Gerardo Avila (Goofy). I am 25 years old and I was born in the city of Perote, Veracruz. I currently live in the city of Tijuana where this video was recorded. I am extremely grateful for the invitation and trust by Lucas Adverse …

IJA Ball Juggling Tutorial – Frostbite – Andrew Olson – Patreon Sponsored

Andrew Olson from the Kansas City Juggling Club teaches Frostbite, a 3 ball pattern. Instagram: @noslowerdna Balls: Play SIL-X 78mm Radfactor Premium 80mm and 100mm Background soundtrack: Wispher – Ice Blur https://wispher.bandcamp.com/track/ice-blur Wispher – Forever Fragile https://wispher.bandcamp.com/track/forever-fragile Sean Armitage – Memory Isn’t A Choice (Drumless Version) This video was made possible by the generous donors who have given to the …

IJA Tricks of the Month August by South American collaboration / Juggling

This South American collaboration video was born in the seventh world meeting of Malabar in Quito Ecuador, 2018. The original idea and production was created by Jugglar Producciones and the Circomic Company, Ecuadorian companies dedicated to the growth and dissemination of juggling in the country and the world. The recording took more than a year, capturing interesting places in the …