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Diagrammatic Analysis – Swing Action in Foxtrot

A Diagrammatic Representation of the Foxtrot Swing Action in the Feather Step In this detailed document, Barry Gasson provides a look at the swing action in Slow Foxtrot. Download the PDF file for…

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The Alemana By Barry Gasson

The Fan position with Walter and Julie Laird The Alemana is one of the most used, fundamental steps in the Rumba and the Cha-Cha-Cha. However, it is many years since I saw the…


One foot – two feet, the PLANE truth By Barry Gasson

It is generally accepted that the Ballroom Dancer lowers from an elevated position with the body held in a vertical line. That is certainly correct when the feet are together as in the…


Is There Really Anything New? By Barry Gasson

In today‚Äôs modern world of technology, there is a bewildering amount of information available to the dance aficionado. I can sit at my computer and have available to me countless hours of lectures…

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