Video clip showing the introduction to the 'How to Jive' DVD with music by the Firebirds (Beckmann Visual Publishing).
The How to Jive DVD is the original instructional Modern Jive video that clearly explains how to perform 26 different jive moves and link them together into a routine, to be danced to virtually any kind of music.
This clip showcases a selection of jive styles from the 1930s onwards. These include the Lindy Hop, the Jitterbug, 1950's Jive, European Rock 'n' Roll, Modern Jive and Ballroom Jive.
The dancers in this video clip include:
Simon de Lisle
Frankie Manning (first aerial of the movie)
The Jiving Lindyhoppers
Simon Selmon & Amelia Hill
Sing Yuen Lim
Michel Ange Lau