Objective tests to determine dancing ability

ron.mackey

Message 18946 · 21 Oct 1999 01:44:35 · Fixed-width font · Whole thread

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> So, my question is as follows: Has anyone determined any series of objective
> tests which could be used to give an accurate description of the level of a
> dancer?
>
> Alan

I can offer an observation which I use in class, which when offered
to them increased their self assesment and determination to improve.
Beginners and early intermediates dance best in 8 bar phrases,
full intermediates dance in 4 bar phrases, while advanced to
celestial dancers dance in 2 bar phrases or less !
Cheers, Ron :)

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