Ron Mackey May 11, 2006, 12:13 a.m. (Message 45230)
RE: Attracting Young Folks/Music Tempo
> Try and take a look at their faces in stead - I go for the smiles - it's not > the ones with their heads bobbing out of synch that worries me, but the ones > without the smiles. > > And you can only pick up a beat by learning how to listen - how many classes > teach their dancers how to listen in stead of how to dance? > > Pia Oh, yes Pia. If they don't leave the hall with a big grin on their collective faces then you have failed! As for the music - but of course. It's an art form based firmly and irrevocably on the music.