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How to improve your turns in solo jazz dance as a beginner

If you are a beginner, to improve your turns in solo jazz, first you need to focus on the basic techniques of turns. Preparation and spotting are the 2 most important elements of turning. In this blog you will discover the essential tips for improving your turns. If it doesn’t look easy it is that we have not tried hard enough yet Fred Astaire…


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General tips for practicing solo jazz dance

  My students very often are interested if I practice solo jazz dance: what, how and how often. I am a solo jazz dancer, that’s my life, love and profession. Oh yes, I practice. It’s the best way to discover things and improve. I practice solo jazz dance physically and mentally. As often as I can. Normally I work on the weekends: jazz…


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Ksenia's Secrets of the 20s Charleston

World renowned 20s Charleston and solo jazz dancer Ksenia Parkhatskaya launches her special online dance course "Secrets of Charleston 20s". With over 40 lessons and 2 hours of content you will discover how to do the 20s Charleston in the convenience of your home. What is 20's Charleston? Read the full article on History of the Charleston dance.…


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Become a Member & Get Inspired

Become a member of Ksenia’s Secrets of Solo Due to an overwhelming amount of positive feedback to my performances and classes, I have decided to launch a website with online dance courses. Dancers can access these online dance classes by becoming a member. If you become a member, you will get full access to all courses of Ksenia’s…