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Dancing a Natural Turn in Quickstep

Dancing a Natural Turn in Quickstep

There are many different steps you can do in Quickstep. Once you learn all the basics, you can combine them together to keep the dance interesting and fit the music. However, the dance is somewhat limited in that some steps can only be preceded or followed...

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Dancing a Reverse Turn in Quickstep

Dancing a Reverse Turn in Quickstep

The quickstep is a fun, fast paced dance that was originally based on the foxtrot. Over the years it emerged into its own form of dancing. Many official dance competitions use the quickstep as one of the social dances. The quickstep is one of the harder...

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Dancing the Quick Step

Dancing the Quick Step

The quick step should be danced to fast music as there are quick and slow foot movements throughout the dance. The basic rhythm of the Quickstep is a Slow-quick-quick step and the music should match which make up tempo jazz or swing music perfect for...

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Quickstep

Quickstep

Quickstep is an International Style ballroom dance that follows a 4/4 time beat, at about 50 bars per minute. An example of a song suitable for the classic quickstep would be Louis Prima's Sing, Sing, Sing. From its early beginning as a faster Foxtrot,...

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Waltz Etiquette

Waltz Etiquette

Encouraging Words for Beginners Because there is a wide range of people in the swing scene, skills and experience levels vary greatly. However, everybody starts out as a beginner.If you are a new to dancing, notice that most of the better dancers have...

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The Lovers' Waltz MP3

The Lovers' Waltz MP3

When we began putting this album together, we knew it would include 'The Lovers' Waltz,' our most requested new tune. The idea was to focus on our own compositions, as well as some longtime favorite melodies by other artists. As we gathered material,...

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