POST 165: CC JAZZ TECHNIQUE

Introduction – Higher Dance Practice – Jazz dance – Resources

The following video-clips show the basic movements in Higher Jazz Dance. They were downloaded from the Education Scotland website but for teachers in training provide the basic movements needed in each style.

I have included two Ballet movements as they are basic to all styles.

Basic techniques

  1. Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for various jazz positions is illustrated.
    Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for sit ups is illustrated.
  1. In this clip you will see exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for tendus is demonstrated.
    Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for pliés is illustrated.
  1. Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for balance exercises is illustrated.

    Turns incorporating chasse (Higher Dance – Jazz)

    Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for turns incorporating chasse is illustrated.

    Pirouettes (Higher Dance – Jazz)

    Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for jazz pirouettes is illustrated.

    Exemplification of movement in classical dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for chassér movements is illustrated.
    Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for jazz pirouettes is illustrated.
    Exemplification of movement in jazz dance at Higher level. Accurate technique for jazz walks and jazz slides is illustrated. <!– [if IE 6]>/global/js/pngFix.js<![endif]–>

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