Uploaded on Jun 2, 2011
How To Charleston - DVD now available on ebay - Lesson 1 (Solo Charleston - The Charleston Stomp)
Excerpt from "How To Charleston"
Instructional Dance DVD by Anthony Padgett
available from www. jazzswingdance.co.uk
The Charleston dance craze is now as cool as it was back in the 1920's and vintage dance parties are all the rage. Anthony & Stephanie are 2 of the UK's leading teachers and this guide gives you all you need to know for your 1920's dance events and parties.
Step back in time to the era of American Gangsters, Flappers, Great Gatsby, Prohibition and the illegal speakeasy, or into the British age of Jeeves and Wooster, Agatha Christie's "Poirot" and The Bright Young Things.
Learn Solo Charleston: Basic Footwork, "Charleston Stomp", "Charleston Stampede", complex solo moves
Learn Partner Charleston: 3 short routines each with a few classic moves.
Bonus Features: Dance show
Original 78's played
"Charleston" - Paul Whiteman And His "New" Palais Royale Orchestra
"Who's Sorry Now" - Ben Bernie And His Orchestra
"There's A Rainbow Round My Shoulder" - The Harmonians
"Red Hot Mama" - Ray Miller And His Orchestra
"Alligator Crawl" - Fess Williams' Royal Flush Orchestra
"I Can't Get Enough Of You" - Barth's Mississippians
Running Time: 56.30
Please note - this DVD is mainly Black &White and home produced so does not have studio production quality.
Disclaimer: these dance moves are attempted at your own risk.
Copyright: Anthony Padgett 2011.
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