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TEACH YOURSELF BALLROOM DANCING
Written with the absolute beginner in mind, this book deals with
of dancing for social occasions in a clear and practical style.
All the most
popular dances are explained step by step with thorough instruction
partners, as well as a variety of Latin American and current trend
steps, suitable for disco/freestyle dancing.
START BALLROOM DANCING
Written & drawn by Jed Mallins.
Designed to help the person who wants to learn the basic steps
& Latin Dancing. In Cartoon form.
FIRST STEPS TO BALLROOM DANCING
by Lyndon Wainwright - lDTA
A great book with good pictures and foot diagrams, covering the
Social Foxtrot, Cha Cha Cha, Waltz, Samba, Quickstep, Jive &
THE DANCERS GUIDE FOR THE '80's
by Frank Borrows
A book for the absolute beginner, to master all the Ballroom &
Latin Dances of the '80's
TECHNIQUE BOOKS TO STUDY FOR PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATIONS
THE BALLROOM TECHNIQUE
After the outstanding success of Alex Moore's Revised Technique
of Ballroom Dancing, the ISTD has amended the book to include
a number of extra figures and a small number of technical changes
THE REVISED TECHNIQUE OF BALLROOM DANCING Alex Moore This book
gives charts of all the Basic, Standard and normal variations
with the latest revisions. Complete with precedes, follows and
TECHNIQUE OF BALLROOM DANCING
A complete guide for students preparing for Professional IDTA
Ballroom Examinations. (Grundlage für die D- und C-Klasse
nach der Österreichischen Turnierordnung)
REVISED TECHNIQUE OF LATIN AMERICAN DANCING
An easy to read analysis of the technique in Chart form. A reference
book which should enable teachers to develop the rhythm and character
of the dances for their pupils at all levels.
THE TECHNIQUE OF LATIN DANCING
Walter Laird Presents the principles and techniques of Latin Dancing
in a very clear and precise manner, which will help the reader
towards a complete understanding of the subject. (Grundlage für
die D- und C-Klasse nach der Österreichischen Turnierordnung)
AN ANALYSIS OF THE MODERN QUICKSTEP TECHNIQUE TO ASSOCIATE LEVEL
- Ken Akrill To help the student studying for the Associate Ballroom
Examination, Ken Akrill, a former Examiner, has written this excellent
POPULAR VARIATIONS (ballroom Dancing):
by Alex Moore 230 of the
most popular variations for Social Dancing (Setzt Kenntnis der
grundlegenden Figuren voraus)
POPULAR VARIATIONS IN LATIN AMERICAN DANCING: I.S.T.D.
Includes the Popular Variations originally published in 1972 and
1976, and the
additional Popular Variations shown at courses since then. Figures
stood the test of time and are an excellent basis for many modern
BALLROOM DANCING 9th Edition:
by Alex Moore
A comprehensive guide to the standard technique of Ballroom Dancing
beginners, competitive dancers and students of Ballroom dancing
courses and examinations.
JUST ONE IDEA - by Len Scrivener
A detailed analysis of Advanced ballroom Dancing - the collected
articles and Lecture Notes of the author
THE WORLD OF PHYLLIS HAYLOR
& BALLROOM DANCING
A Hardback technical book of great interest for the true lower
of Ballroom Dancing.
A collection of her best and most valuable writings, offering
the reader her
favourite steps and figures.
THE DANCING YEARS
Reprint: by Bill & Bobbie Irvine
The Irvine's career as told by themselves. A "behind the
scenes" look at the
Dancing World and their life together.
MODERN BALLROOM DANCING
by Victor Silvester
Revised by Bryan Allen with superb colour photographs, ideal for
reading and study. An invaluable guide for beginners and the more
advanced dancer, includes a
fascinating section on the history of ballroom dancing.
A CONCISE HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICAN DANCING IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
Compiled by Irene Evans for the UKA - A brief, but authoritative
full of interesting anecdotes - an interesting read!
LEADING COMPETITION FIGURES: CHARTS AND FOOT PATTERNS
by Christopher Willis
These popular books have become available once again and are excellent
studying the foot positions from charts and patterns shown in
There are two available -
Tango & Quickstep
Waltz & Foxtrot
COMPETITION FIGURES: CHARTS & FOOT PATTERNS
by Christopher Willis
Another book giving Charts & Foot patterns available once
from Gold Star Level in the Waltz, Foxtrot, Tango and Quickstep