Master several key 6 count patterns as well as a stylish variation of the Starter Step with Shawn and Joanna Trautman on West Coast Swing Moves & Patterns Volume 1. The introduction to intermediate level West Coast Swing dance lessons is designed to give you the steps, leading and following techniques, and confidence you need to dance with style. Inside Turns, inside rolls, wraps, unwraps, and outside turns come together with ease as Shawn guides you through each section, the review, and bonus section and gets you moving like a pro.
Each of Shawn Trautman's 101 West Coast Swing Dance Lesson DVDs is set up like a live lesson in your living room. Simply pop in the disc, push play, stand up, and dance along with Shawn and Joanna. By the end of a Shawn Trautman dance DVD you are comfortable with the patterns presented, all of the individual components, techniques, and steps incorporated into said patterns, and the combination and re-combination of these movements in your West Coast Swing repertoire as a whole. Once you have completed the Moves and Patterns (intermediate) level lesson, continue with more Moves & Patterns lessons to expand your dancing and prepare for the intricacies and challenges of Advanced level dance lesson videos.
About the Actor
Some people are gifted with the 'it' factor, and when it comes to dance & getting people dancing, Shawn not only has 'it', he literally wrote the book. Drawing on experiences from his country-western roots, time spent coaching on the ballroom & swing circuits, his MBA, corporate leadership training, & his expertise in senior level program mgmt, Shawn will get you dancing in no time. Once you step onto the dance floor with Shawn, you'll understand why students around the world submit success stories and clamor for more!