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« on: October 06, 2013, 09:05:36 PM »

This topic was stimulated by a youtube set I came across
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEAN_NcoinA&list=PL2F816508E518FC92

..tracking dancesport from the 60s.  The really amazing video is of Marcus Hilton and (then) Karen Johnstone dancing.... latin!  He in particular is spectacular.  Its the third of the set.

But we could have a lot more on history - if there is interest I will create a history board.
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« Reply #1 on: October 23, 2013, 02:51:31 AM »

Brigett Mayer has taken on the huge task of recording Ballroom dance history.  I have to commend her on takiing on such a difficult task.
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« Reply #2 on: October 23, 2013, 04:24:31 AM »

Brigett Mayer has taken on the huge task of recording Ballroom dance history.  I have to commend her on takiing on such a difficult task.
Yes, she has a gorgeous book that documents a great deal: Ballroom Icons

http://www.ballroomicons.com/

 
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