BLUES DANCE IDIOMS

*NOTE: This is currently a work in progress. Detailed descriptions as well as accompanying videos will be added.

EARLY DANCES (Solo/Group):

  • Ring Shout

  • Jam Circle (Riffin', Cuttin')

  • Cakewalk

  • Black Bottom

JOOK JOINT DANCES (Partnered):

  • Slow Drag

  • Mooche

  • Grind

  • Funky Butt

  • Fishtail

  • Step Touch/Touch Step

  • Touch n' Go

  • Low Down

  • Knee Rocks

  • Struttin'

  • Mess Around

  • Shake n' Bake

  • Shimmy/Shewobble

  • Snake Hips

  • Piedmont Triple Step

  • Chicago Triple

  • Texas Shuffle

BALLROOMIN' DANCES (Partnered):

  • Slow Drag

  • Blues Walk

  • Strut

  • Stride

  • Savoy Walk