Levels

*During the Teniversary, Kevin and Jo will teach 2.5 hours workshops for each level. Please read carefully the description and requirements of each level and honestly chose the one you belong to.

  • Intermediate – You’ve been taking Lindy Hop classes for at least 1 year – cca 30 classes. You can lead/follow basic steps with no hard efforts, but might make mistakes when it comes to more difficult figures. You feel comfortable doing steps/figures such as: basic 8-count, swing out, 6-count figures, inside/outside turn, Texas Tommy, flying Charleston, tandem Charleston. You should also be familiar with basic jazz steps.
  • Intermediate/Advance – You’ve been taking Lindy Hop classes for at least 2 years – cca 80 classes. You go to international camps/workshops in intermediate/advance level. You manage to cope with leading/following very well. You’ve got a variety of figures in your arsenal and can improvise to music from time to time.  You can handle fast music, as well. You should be also familiar with jazz steps and some choruses such as Shim Sham Shimmy.
  • Advance – You’ve been taking Lindy Hop classes for at least 3 years – cca 120 classes. You go regularly to international camps/workshops in advance level. You have no problem with leading, following, improvisation, really fast and also slow music. You are skilled in jazz steps and also other dance techniques such as balboa, shag, Charleston, etc.