RenStimpy replied to the topic Extend 6 count moves with additional 2 counts at the end in the forum General Dance Discussion 1 day, 3 hours ago
Ren is good, but Renji does sound cooler… although I can’t make a Kylo Ren reference to it. Thanks for clearing it up. I originally thought that syncopation is the addition of 2 counts at the end of something, say a move, but it seems there is much more to it.
I thoroughly enjoyed the podcast with Glenn Crytzer and the musicality…[Read more]
RenStimpy replied to the topic Extend 6 count moves with additional 2 counts at the end in the forum General Dance Discussion 3 days, 2 hours ago
Figured it out… it’s called syncopation
RenStimpy started the topic Extend 6 count moves with additional 2 counts at the end in the forum General Dance Discussion 3 days, 3 hours ago
I was introduced to a concept recently but forgot the name of it. This video is somewhat an example of it https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LX7ikpxtHOo Essentially I can “extend” a move, say a 6 count pass by, with something that takes up 2 more beats at the end, such as a kick ball change or the heel pop in the video. Anyone knows wha…[Read more]
Wow you are a longhorn, hook ’em! Although I’m actually Canadian… Four on the Floor is taking their December break, last November class was this Tuesday. I have a private lesson with Laura later this week, and I’m sure I will see Matt at some point in December at the FED’s weekly social dances. I will let Matt and Laura know you said…[Read more]
I’ve been dancing for 6 month! I mainly go to the Austin Swing Syndicate, but the swing scene in Texas quite vibrant with different social dance, workshops exchanges in different cities.
I like to focus on my fundamentals and can always work on my swing out. With most things, I tend to take the approach of focusing on doing the right things…[Read more]