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Arthur Murray said, 'Dancing is "conversation" to music.' Each specific dance is defined by how the dancer interprets the rhythm of the music.
This is a Syncopated Double Rhythm Unit. One very common method of execution is [Kick Step Step]. That is Kicking forward slightly on count "1", stepping together on the "a" count and then stepping forward on count "2". Some styling's require the dancer steps forward in 4th foot position on the "a" count.
Execution is doing anything, but not stepping, on count "1" and then stepping on count "2". One common method of execution is [Kick Step]. This not a syncopated rhythm.
A Dig is normally started on the Down Beat (1st beat) of any Rhythm Unit by placing the CPB over the Unit Foot with the full weight on the Foot and the knee bent. That is, it is executed as a Single Rhythm, [ X /]. Also see Dig Swivel.
Is executed with Dig first, then then swiveling the weighted foot. A good example would be executing the Sugar Foot (Sugars), in place, heavily pressing the ball of the weighted foot into the floor then swiveling.
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Double Rhythm is defined as 2 steps to 2 beats of music.
WARNING: Double Rhythm is not the same as the term Double Time which is used by some dance instructors.
This definition is not used by this writer. It causes a great deal of confusion to those trying to read different books on dance. Double Time, as used by some, is executed as a [Touch Step] or [Kick Step]. In the Universal Unit System (TM), this would be called a Delayed Single Rhythm and not Double Time.
Is the 1st beat of every Rhythm Unit. Also see Down Beat vs Up Beat
Assuming the feet are apart in some direction, the Draw action would slide the free foot next to the weighted foot into any possible foot position.
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