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Beginner Swing Patterns & Footwork

December 18, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:30pm on Monday, repeating until December 18, 2017

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



December 18, 2017
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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