Lindy Hop Swing, although it name suggests there is a ‘Hop’ this is not the case. Lindy Hop, instead has a smooth flowing style that reflects the swing style of jazz and big band music from the 1920’s to 40’s.
There are many types of Swing Dance including Charleston, Shim Sham, Swing, Lindy Hop, Jitterbug and Jive.
We teach both 6 and 8 count Lindy Hop Swing basic step and develop a routine with a range of moves suitable for all dancers including the absolute beginners.
Lindy Hop can be flamboyant, but it does not have to be as this is down to personal freestyling.