“It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that Swing” – Duke Ellington
A playlist with some great tunes for Swing Dancing.
The Duke with a little spiel on the off-beat and “finger snapping“.
Some useful Links on Music and Dance:-
- A website with FREE music downloads http://www.jazz-on-line.com/
- If you want to dig a touch deeper, here are two blog posts entitled “Swing Music for Lindy Hop” & “That Rhythm Section“, where the author talks about music, dance and that thing that makes Swing Music Swing! http://blog.straycat.me.uk/?p=307 & http://blog.straycat.me.uk/?p=649
- I’ll add more as I come across them…