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Project 8: A Blues Primer

Prelude

This talk is directed at the eight project in the competent communicator manual "Get Comfortable With Visual Aids". One of my interests and activities is modern partner dance to 'pop'ular music in the western world. The Blues is a progenitor of this modern music scene, but it is often misunderstood by casual listeners who take away … Continue Reading ››

Project 5: Stomping the Blues –an appreciation of social partner dancing

Introduction

Dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt. Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.

William W. Purkey wrote those words and for many of us this will be a common, if clich├ęd, quote to be found on fridge magnets and Facebook postings. It is an inspiring liberating philosophy … Continue Reading ››