Thanks for taking time to swing by! JAZZ INC is a Lindy Hop and Swing Dance collective promoting all forms of Traditional Jazz Dances and Music in Singapore and around the world. We conduct classes, hold performances, do special workshops for groups and schools, and do shows for corporate events and festivals. You can find details of CLASSES and EVENTS conducted in Singapore, and teaching SCHEDULE around the world here. The website is currently undergoing major updating so a lot of previously available information is now being edited, so be patient while I upgrade the site! swing by! Sinclair
SWING BY for Socials!
When: Every Monday
Where: China One, 3E Clark Quay #02-01 (Nearest Stations: Clark Quay (3min), City Hall (8min), facing the Singapore River, near the GX5 Xtreme Swing!
Classes from 730-9pm (see Classes page) and social dancing to DJ-ed music is from 9-11pm, so do swing on down every Monday!
Cover (includes 1 drink): $12
**Special Frankle Manning Class on 18th May 730-9pm in preparation for Wolrd Londy Hop Day! $35/person ($40 including socials, $38 for those signed up for Cool Moves in June). Lindy hop basics needed.
WORLD LINDY HOP DAY CELEBRATIONS (25TH MAY)
To celebrate World Lindy Hop Day (26th May), we will be offering a FREE absolute beginner’s taster class on the 25th May, 730-9pm. And participants get to stay for socials for free, and a get a little surprise as well, so that they feel welcome to the Lindy Hop Community. This is made possible partially thanks to the Herrang Scholarship (Singapore).
As spaces are limited, do send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to register, leaving your name and mobile number behind as well.
Members of the Lindy Hop community are encourage to swing by that day to welcome the workshop participants by joining the workshops and/or swinging by for socials ($12 cover with 1 drink applies). Frankie’s favourite tunes will of course be played at the socials. Those keen to help out at the workshop, do register as well! So do tell your friends and spread da Lindy Love!
In addition to this, we will be doing a special Frankie Manning workshop on the 19th May, 730-9pm at China One as well. Swing by and learn some of the classic moves by the Ambassador of Lindy Hop and hope that perhaps we can have an ounce of this legend’s style and swing. Workshop is $35/person.
What is World Lindy Hop Day?
The universal language of the Lindy Hop (aka swing dancing or jitterbug) features creative and exhilarating movements that allow partners to connect in a way that uplifts the spirit, promotes human connection, and develops generosity. It allows dancers to meet in a positive environment that supports the building of bridges on personal, community, and global levels.
Wherever Lindy Hop is danced, people of diverse backgrounds will treat each other with respect and warmth. The history of Lindy Hop at the Savoy Ballroom will be made known to dancers and non-dancers everywhere. Grounded in unity and collaboration, World Lindy Hop Day, celebrated every May 26th, encourages people from all different backgrounds to enjoy and share the many benefits of this joyous and enduring dance.
The 2014 celebration marked Frankie Manning (the Ambassador of Lindy Hop)’s one hundredth birthday and was the formal inauguration of May 26th as World Lindy Hop Day! Record of the momentus centennial celebration can be found at Frankie100.com.