Beginning Jazz Technique


Beginning Jazz Technique

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Beginning Jazz Technique by Darryl Retter was created for your 7-10-year-old dancers. This technique is the perfect way to start the jazz program at your dance studio.

Darryl Retter has created a valuable tool for dance teachers and young jazz enthusiasts. A complete jazz class designed for the level 1 dancer, specifically aimed to train the 7-10-year-old student. Broken into three separate sections, the Beginner Jazz Technique encompasses a comprehensive class, from basic warm-up to a movement that you can incorporate into your choreography.

This DVD/CD bundle includes the following:

  • Section One: Technique – Warm up, Plie & Passe, Floor Exercise. Darryl breaks down each exercise and explains its purpose. With front and side views, you can more thoroughly understand the technique.
  • Section Two: Center Floor – With over 25 exercises, Darryl creates progressions as stepping-stones to take your dancers from the basics to the more challenging movement.
  • Section Three: Across The Floor – This section deals with Chasse, Grapevine, Chaine Turn, Pivot Turn, Soutenu Turn, and more. As in Center Floor, Across The Floor is presented as progressions.


    • CD of music included – 16 Tracks!
    • Enhanced CD includes notes as pdf files and iTunes files
    • DVD includes notes as pdf files and iTunes video files. Drag them your iTunes library, and now you have the material in the classroom on your iPod.

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