Includes Audio CD.
This book is an illustration-intensive how-to book that introduces readers to all of the various forms of ballroom dancing. The book covers the basic footwork and mechanics essential to all forms of ballroom dancing, as well as those that are specific to the three styles (smooth, rhythm, and Latin).
Within each style, each dance will be discussed, including:
- A brief description of its origin
- Its musical characteristics
- 20-30 photos / illustrations depicting the most important movements, and
- A sample of dance-specific music on the accompanying CD