Thoughts about dance, music and teaching: blues, lindy hop, bal folk and other related topics
Episode 80 - New Teaching Partner Checklist
Some things to think about when teaching dance with a new partner for the first time
Episode 79 - Are You Getting in Your Own Way?
How do we get in our own way. Why does it hold us back and how do we fix it?
Episode 78 - Doing nothing or not doing anything?
Musings on the art of not doing anything, rather than doing nothing or doing something meaningless.
Episode 77 - "X is a racist"
Describing someone as "racist" in a racist society is a bit meaningless. What can we do instead? (I don't actually have an answer to this one)
Episode 76 - How to solve a Rubik's Cube
Anyone can figure out how to solve a Rubik's cube. It only takes 3 key insights to develop your own solution!
Episode 75 - Live music and the wall of sound
Blues dancers can probably learn to like (and even enjoy) live music sets with a low dynamic and rhythmic range