Video reviews from Week 1 of Lindy Academy for Lindy 1 and 2!
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Just a quick note for Lindy 2 on Week 1: In the first Lindy 2 class we worked on all technique including pulsing and connection. At the end of class we talked a bit about Pendulum Physics and how that translated to 1) fast lindy, and 2) that potential energy was not prejudice whether you kept it in your arms, shoulders, or back. I dug up a blog post I wrote on pendulum Lindy back in 2005 which (I hope) […]
As part of our teaching, we like to show video clips on the second week. The clips will apply to what we’re teaching and/or be used to help teach some history behind the dance we are all learning and that we all love! This month, Lindy 1 had two clips to demonstrate the two dominant styles of Lindy Hop through the resurgence of Lindy in the mid 1980′s until about year 2000. For Dean Collins style dancing, I chose a […]
Brief Overview Class Dates: January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Welcome to our first month of Lindy Academy! We are quite excited to be bringing progressive lessons to LindyGroove and have some special “first month” course material. For Lindy 1 we will be going in-depth on technique. While there may be brand new people in the class, we are guessing many of the Lindy 1 folks will have taken the free “drop-in” LindyGroove beginner class and we plan to build […]