In which our clod-hopping presenter demonstrates that Lindy hop skills can be used to dance to ska music, once one has mastered the art of putting the emphasis on the UP and not the DOWN.
Main piece of music used: "Riffin' with the Griffin" by the Jools Holland Orchestra.
I have been teaching ska dance (as opposed to this ska-swing fusion) at the Herrang dance camp for quite a few years now. Perhaps I should stop.
It has been pointed out to me quite rightly that my tie in this video is too wide to be a true two-tone ska tie. My apologies. At least it was black and white.
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