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  1. flying_backwards replied to the thread Does anyone take lessons or privates via Facetime or anything like that?.

    Actually, yes. And, most strangely, it was coaching for aerials, something I'd normally consider very hands-on. But it only worked well...

    May 20, 2017 at 7:52 PM
  2. flying_backwards liked Steve Pastor's post in the thread Beats in Swing music.

    One variant of "single rhythm," which means you do one weight change for every two beats of music, is to step (a weight change) then...

    May 19, 2017 at 3:11 PM
  3. flying_backwards replied to the thread Beats in Swing music.

    Thank you ralf. I should have been more clear. The reference to "8-count swing" meant the basic rhythm of Lindy which spans 8 counts...

    May 19, 2017 at 2:41 PM
  4. flying_backwards replied to the thread Beats in Swing music.

    Please do not stop enjoying your practice! I love swing music. Some songs are easier to hear the simpler parts of the rhythm versus...

    May 18, 2017 at 1:14 PM
  5. flying_backwards liked Br0nze's post in the thread A pro because you do it for a living.

    I remember watching a lecture by Donnie Burns once in which he stated that (and I am paraphrasing crudely) there are many excellent...

    May 18, 2017 at 12:33 PM
  6. flying_backwards liked Br0nze's post in the thread Being a lead male dancer while also being a pushover..

    I will preface this with the facts that I neither know what Kizomba is nor dance it, and a quick video search revealed something of a...

    May 18, 2017 at 10:57 AM
  7. flying_backwards liked snapdancer's post in the thread Has anyone ever achieved gold status on most of the 10 styles in 1 year?.

    Glad you're progressing. But I've found that in dancing, when you reach the top of a mountain what you discover is that there's another...

    May 17, 2017 at 10:20 AM