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Lyrical & Contemporary Playlist Summer 2014

Lyrical & Contemporary Songs for Dance: Summer 2014

Here are some amazing songs I’ve recently stumbled upon. Some of very traditional lyrical and some are edgier and suited for contemporary movement. As always, be creative and try to choreograph a new style or song. I hate to split…

0 Comments / 3400 View / June 7, 2014

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New Music Monday: May 12, 2014

This will be a quick post because I am not the one finding and distributing this week’s new music. I’m happy to share on of my favorite blog’s dance playlist: Jon Ali’s Spring Dance Playlist. This list is completely free…

0 Comments / 486 View / May 12, 2014

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Dance Teachers Playlist for Jazz Class: Spring 2014

Last year we had one of our first music posts go live which was playlist for jazz class: spring 2013. This season, we’re back with new songs for dance class. Get your students excited- all of these songs are great…

0 Comments / 1265 View / April 9, 2014

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New Music Monday: March 31

Both of these songs are slow and soothing. The first is by Nina Nesbitt which i’ve only heard of recently. The song i’ve selected is beautiful and powerful. The second is by Dry the River – another new artist to…

0 Comments / 234 View / March 31, 2014

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“Oldies” Playlist for Jazz Class

Oldies! Every once in a while I like to play some throwbacks and see the kids get excited. Sometimes they don’t know each track, but there are always some that get quite the reaction. Warning: Some of these aren’t that…

0 Comments / 764 View / March 26, 2014

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New Music Monday – March 3rd, 2014

Sometimes i’m ahead of the music trends and sometimes i’m far behind! I found Jasmine Thompson not too long ago and absolutely love her. She does mostly covers of other popular songs, but creates a unique and beautiful take on…

0 Comments / 155 View / March 3, 2014

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Lyrical and Contemporary Songs: Winter 2014

Find new and inspiring lyrical and contemporary music for dance in our Winter 2014 post: Top Songs: Jupiter – Sleeping at Last (Purchase) Soothing, this song starts off instrumental and picks up with singing at the end. Let it Be…

2 Comments / 75503 View / February 3, 2014

jazz classs playlist winter 2014

Jazz Class Playlist: Winter 2014

Here is another playlist for jazz or conditioning class. Check out the following songs to get your students excited about class, across the floor, or whatever else you’re working on. These are all clean unless mentioned otherwise. Some of my…

0 Comments / 3908 View / January 29, 2014

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New Music Monday [2013 Mashups]

I’m sure many of you have already heard some of the big 2013 mashups, but incase you have not, get excited! There are three popular 2013 mashups this year: Robin Skouteris, Pop Danthology, and DJ Earworm. Theses are perfect for…

0 Comments / 188 View / January 6, 2014

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New Music Monday [December 30th]

Both these new songs are from the British singer Birdy. She has performed numerous covers of various artists and has a growing fan base. Both of these songs were and still are extremely popular and would make for great lyrical…

0 Comments / 76 View / December 30, 2013