Category Archives: Dance

Sara Baras………..the worlds greatest dancer

There are a few occasions in life when you know you have just seen, heard and experienced something rather special. My first Mahler 2, Janaceks “Jenufa”, Sam and Dave and the Stax Soul Tour, Dave Holland Group and The Hilliard … Continue reading

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Swing dancing in Barcelona……….

I came across this video when listening (and watching) to a variety of concerts by the Saint Andreu Jazz band. It was during one of their intermissions that these dancers came out to perform and in this case it is … Continue reading

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David Byrne……………a unique talent

It was the 1980 album “Remain in Light” and the single “Once in a Lifetime” that first alerted me to the band Talking Heads and caused me to explore more about their music. The album has subsequently gone on to … Continue reading

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Fred Astaire and Northern Soul………………….

The greatest ever male dancer and how little has changed from the 30s and 40s to the emergence of Northern Soul in the 1970s………..its all about the rhythm and the music.

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