The Chorus

October 8, 2014

In this post, we are going to continue dancing to layers of music in Maroon 5’s song Maps. The chorus is the first section of the song that has a high energy level, so let’s find out how to express...

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Musicality,

Repeating the Intro

September 17, 2014

In Maroon 5’s song Maps, we started the dance extremely quiet, with a few subtle body movements to acknowledge the guitar. As you listen to the song, notice the shift that happens when the introduc...

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Musicality,

The Quiet Intro

September 10, 2014

In the first part of this series, we listened to Maps by Maroon 5 in order to build a mental picture of the song. Now, it’s time to start breaking down the song so that we can dance to the layers. ...

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Musicality,

No, this post isn’t about making literal noises. It’s about finding ways that your body can express noises in the music. Most of us learned to start hitting accents with our feet. What champion dan...

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Styling,