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New Music Monday [December 9th]

Most of you know that Britney Spears released a new album last Tuesday. I like her song “Work B****” but it is almost impossible to play in class. (Unless you’re teaching an adult class, don’t play that song!) I was…

0 Comments / 40 View / December 9, 2013

Christmas Music Playlist 2013

Christmas Music Playlist 2013

Christmas time at the studio can be such a fun and special time. Consider decorating your studio with lights, ornaments or a Christmas tree. Playing Christmas music in class can also set the mood and get people cheery and in…

0 Comments / 265 View / November 29, 2013

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Contemporary Dance Music: Fall 2013

Finding contemporary music for dance can be difficult. If you’re searching for good music to improv or create choreography to, consider one of these songs. They all have something unique to offer whether you’re looking for happy, sad or complex…

0 Comments / 2132 View / November 8, 2013

Great Jazz Songs for Kids

15 Great Jazz Songs for Kids

Finding good music to play in jazz class can be difficult- especially for kids. It’s hard to know whats hip and cool to children 10-20 years younger than you. Here are a few great jazz songs for kids. You can…

0 Comments / 58734 View / October 28, 2013

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New Music Monday: October 21

New Music Monday for October 21: Cavalier – James Vincent McMorrow: This is slow, beautiful and chilling. I could see turning off the lights for a relaxing stretch time or choreographing a modern/contemporary dance to it. Enjoy! [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/jvmcmorrow/cavalier[/soundcloud] We…

0 Comments / 49 View / October 21, 2013

Dance recital theme ideas

7 Dance Recital Theme Ideas

Dance Recitals are one of the biggest moment for a dance studio, especially if you choose to not compete. Renting out an auditorium, buying costumes, having dress rehearsals are all extremely important, but you need a good theme if you’re…

0 Comments / 18366 View / October 12, 2013

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New Music Monday [Everything is Embarrassing]

Welcome to new music monday! So I have a love for Sky Ferreira. She has a ton of great songs including “Obsession” “One” and “Animal.” Today I found a great mix of her newer single Everything is Embarrassing. This new…

0 Comments / 46 View / September 16, 2013

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New Music Monday: [Bastille – Things We Lost in the Fire]

New music for dance class: Bastille has been recording some amazing songs and they released a CD on iTunes. From listening this morning, one of my immediate favorites is “Things we Lost in the Fire” Listen and enjoy here: Things…

0 Comments / 121 View / September 2, 2013

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Music for Jazz Class: Fall 2013

Here is music for jazz class to start the year off right! Some of these songs are brand new and some are older, but I would definitely recommend each. Get pumped up for fall dance class with this playlist: The…

6 Comments / 10047 View / August 27, 2013

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New Music Monday

AOSOON- Me to You I love this song because it’s peaceful and beautiful. It would be a perfect song for stretching, lyrical or contemporary class. Enjoy! Listen and Download: AOSOON- Me to you Be Sure to check out their other songs on their…

0 Comments / 71 View / July 29, 2013