2013年9月14日 星期六

West Coast Swing

(Western Dance – Couples )    
West Coast Swing:
The basic dance position is called Promenade.  
The tempo of music can vary between 112 and 132 beats per minute.
The basic step pattern is danced to six or eight counts of music – 1&2 3&4 5 6 or 1 2&3 4 5&6 or 1 2 3&4 5 6 7&8.
The man does a rock step and the woman does a forward walk on counts 1 2, this is followed by both partners mutual but not necessarily synchronous triple step rhythm to the pattern’s end. 

The dance has a generally stationary,mainly slotted step pattern.