Learning the swing
May02

Learning the swing

The reason there are so many variant’s of the swing is due to it’s popularity. The rhythm of the the music, old or new era is outstanding and the big band sound never gets old. below are some of the variants the swing. East Coast swing. West Coast swing. Lindy hop. Double time Swing. Single time Swing. The Jive. For any reason one can choose either of the dances like the location or the country and the social availability....

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wedding dancers
Apr10

wedding dancers

Wedding Dance Past 30 plus years i have prepared around a thousand couples for their first dance. Funny as technology and use of digital media progresses the dance requests  becomes more complex. You see the concept of a first dance has been around much longer than you and i. It was never meant to be a prepared  dance nor a semi performance, it is a simple dance representing love and commitment. I fully understand the...

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Salsa dancing
Dec24

Salsa dancing

Salsa Dancing Salsa is a extremely popular dance, fun & easy and a fantastic cardio activity.  It shares many of the same components of the Cha Cha  and same time identical to Mambo. Mambo is danced on the 2 beat as to where the Salsa starts on the 1 beat, so if you know the Mambo you also know the salsa. Generally speaking Ballroom and Latin dances use many of the same components so learning one dance helps kick start...

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Social dancing
Dec24

Social dancing

SOCIAL DANCING Although the phrase social dancing covers a wide array of events. For most parts its as simple as dancing at a social event such as;  Christmas party, an office party, birthdays & weddings. Now the level of dance expertise used is often in question used to qualify how social it really is. Ones dance ability, novice to advanced should not be the deciding factor rather the event. You may see some that hardly can...

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Ballroom dance
Nov25

Ballroom dance

WHY BALLROOM DANCE I can easily say the sport of Ballroom dance has many benefits other sports do not offer. Did you know that an hour of Ballroom dance is greater than walking or jogging seven miles? It’s also an outstanding exercise for memory retention and is highly recommended. Imagine dancing a slow foxtrot to Frank Sinatra or Nat King Cole, the emotional lift is truly a wonderful experience. From smooth dances such as the...

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Latin Dancing
Nov25

Latin Dancing

Latin Dancing Although there are varieties of Latin dances for learning Latin dance it’s always best to start with the most socially used dances. What i mean by that is the fact that some of the dances  like the dance of Merengue is not used much at all unless you happen to be on a cruise. The time required and cost of lessons should be applied to dances that are most beneficial.  Dances like the Rhumba, Cha Cha and...

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