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Event Information

  • Mon
    18
    Dec
    2017

    Swing Patterns and Footwork

    8:30pm - 9:30pm

    You Should Be Dancing Studios 412 Eighth Ave, 4th Floor, NY

    SWING BEGINNER Patterns & Footwork

    This class introduces you to the style of Swing that was born in Harlem during the late 1920s and 30s. Developed and refined thru decades of social dancing, we will study the 6-count footwork and patterns that are the groundwork for all styles of swingfrom Hollywood and Savoy styles to Boogie Woogie.

    The material rotates monthly, giving returning students more to learn and discover.

    Details include:

    • Partnering (lead-follow techniques)
    • Feeling the rhythm
    • Adding patterns and footwork
    • Connection techniques and exercises