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Swing Dance - Style, Dances and Music of Swing - About.com
Swing dance is a lively style of social dancing in which a dancer often lifts, spins and flips his or her partner. Considered both hip and cool, swing dancing is a ...
http://dance.about.com/od/partnerdancestyles/p/Swing_Dance.htm
Dance Types - Styles of Dancing - About.com
Swing dancing is a general term that means dancing to swing music, or music that "swings." How can you tell if a song swings? Swing dancers know when a ...
http://dance.about.com/od/typesofdance/tp/Dance_Types.htm
Boogie Woogie - Definition of Boogie Woogie - Dance - About.com
Definition: The Boogie Woogie is a social jazz dance closely related to swing dancing. The Boogie Woogie involves a six-beat dance pattern, usually called as  ...
http://dance.about.com/od/jazzterms/g/Boogie_Woogie.htm
Video of the Swing Dance - An Ice Dance - Figure Skating - About.com
The Swing Dance is one of the first ice dances where figure skaters learn to skate together in waltz position. This is a video showing Melissa Bowman competing ...
http://figureskating.about.com/od/videosoficedances/youtube/swing.htm
Ballroom Dancing Basics: Jive/Swing Video
Jive/ Swing is one of many ballroom dances that you can easily master with a bit of practice. Get on your dancing shoes and get ready to perfect these basic ...
http://video.about.com/dance/Ballroom-Dancing-Basics--Jive-Swing.htm
Description of Jazz Style Swing - About.com
The Great Depression caused Americans to suffer, and dancing to swing music was a way for people to forget their worries. During the 1930s, swing came to ...
http://jazz.about.com/od/introductiontojazz/a/swing.htm
Calories Burned General - Greek, Middle Eastern, Hula, Flamenco ...
Greek, Middle Eastern, Hula, Flamenco, Belly, and Swing Dancing 306 calories per hour. Assuming a body weight of: 150 lbs. This is equivalent to eating any of ...
http://caloriecount.about.com/calories-burned-general-a41
Ten Important Swing-Era Jazz Musicians - About.com
Below are ten musicians from the swing era, the days of jazz when dance halls were packed to hear and dance to the best big bands from around the country.
http://jazz.about.com/od/historyjazztimeline/tp/Ten_Swing_Era_Musicians.htm
Dance Under the Stars with Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night Swing
Jun 24, 2014 ... Now in its 26th year, Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night Swing event brings dancing under the stars to the Upper West Side. Participants can ...
http://manhattan.about.com/od/eventsandattractions/fl/Lincoln-Centerrsquos-Midsummer-Night-Swing.htm
The Dutch Waltz Beginning Ice Dance Figure Skating Tutorial - A ...
The dance is skated to waltz music which means the swing rolls, a curved edge where the free leg swings forward at midpoint, is done in the dance are held for a  ...
http://figureskating.about.com/od/icedancingandpairs/ss/Dutch-Waltz-Ice-Dance-Tutorial-A-Guide-For-New-Figure-Skaters.htm
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