The same thing tolerance for the different applies to new and traditional
dances. I have seen devisors criticised for a transition that doesn't
flow, although teachers often enjoy traditional dances with awkward or
difficult transitions as a challenge.
On Sat, 16 Dec 2000 17:43:21 EST XXxxxxx@xxx.xxx writes: > The acceptability of a 'different' tune depends on the presenting > musicians. > If a well known and popular band presents something totally off the > wall it > will be at least tolerated whereas if an unknown group presents it > they will > be labeled inexperienced. It also depends on where in the program > this tune > is placed. 3/4 through when the band and the dancers are totally in > harmony > is the best place. The first dance is definitely the wrong place. > Cheers, > Sylvia Miskoe, Concord, NH USA > > -- > XXxxxxx@xxx.xxx >