Recent content by G & B

  1. G

    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    Been too busy dancing to respond to the forum. Yes, there is weight transfer and a good lead will lead their partner around the floor. It goes back to it's not smooth!!!! If one person two steps and the other walks you will be a half a step off. I hate to repeat it, but I will, if you come up...
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    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    Yes, there are syncopations with most dances and couples competing need to work them out together or dancres need to learn them properly so when they lead their partner both will be on the same page. But the porblem is someone has taken it upon themselves to change the step pattern of a dance...
  3. G

    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    Vince A, Yes! Steve, the two step is a quick quick slow slow. The two step their teaching now is a walk walk walk walk (in a quick quick slow slow manner). The step together is way different then a complete walk step, which throws off the timing between a person doing the two step and someone...
  4. G

    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    Sorry Vince A, I missed your comment, "There is a lot to be said about a natural step and dancing . . ." I agree with you 100% But, as Buddy did with the Night Club Two Step, if you choreograph a new dance, name your new child don't advertise it to be something it is not!
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    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    They were beginning classes, but no mention was ever made of the correct step. I went on the web Saturday and noticed that a web site described the two step as a walk walk walk walk in a quick quick slow slow manner. I emailed this person to ask where this came from and his response was "Nobody...
  6. G

    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    The country two step is, step left-right together left-step right-step, women on the opposite step.
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    Who hijacked the Two Step?

    Having danced the two step for several for several years, more then ten and less then fifty, I noticed some of the women I dance with are not on the same step. I recently attended a dance lesson for the two step and realized they are no longer teaching people to do the two step, but are teaching...
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    Thanks for recommending In Cahoots San Diego CA

    In Cahoots Great place to go freindly people and good music. Try a Sundy night when they have dodge ball for a couple oh hours and then dancing!
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    ANYone know of WCS in Monterray, CA??

    Wcs Sunday nights at the Blue Fin in Monterery the have East Coast swing. I have not been there yet, but I intend to. (Just found out about it) There are Country dance lessons on Tuesday nights at Doc Ricketts Laboratory (on Franklin St) and open dancing afterwards. I've been looking...
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    Okay, can anyone help an old lady?

    10 Ten Step Vince A, I never heard it called the Texas Ten Step, just the 10 Step. It looks like Steve Pastor rembers the steps as I do. The dance is a lot of fun and you can do all types of different spins on the shuffles.