East Coast Swing

East Coast Swing is one of the most exciting partner dances you will ever learn! This dance is frequently referred to as Triple Step swing.East Coast Swing is a circular, rotating dance that has many wraps, tunnels, and turns. Since this is a quick dance, the steps should be small and light.East Coast Swing is a versatile dance suitable for both the ballroom and the bar room. With a wide range of music to choose from you can swing to almost anything. Swing music is written in 4/4 time with a tempo of 145-170 beats per minute.

A few examples are listed below:

Song Title Artist
Thing Called Love Bonnie Raitt
Come Go With Me The Del Vikings
Matchbox Jonny Lang
Dancing In The Street Martha & The Vandellas
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown Jim Croce
I’m Tore Down Eric Clapton
All She Wants To Do Is Dance Don Henley
Little Deuce Coupe The Beach Boys
Sharks in the Water Haywood Gregory
Lightnin’ Santana
Rock This Place Fabulous Thunderbirds
Stray Cat Strut Stray Cats
C’est La Vie Emmylou Harris
Rockin’ Pneumonia Johnny Rivers
The Power Of Love Huey Lewis & The News
Pride And Joy Stevie Ray Vaughan
These videos are meant to be reminders for people who have taken our classes. We do not present them as instructional. Many excellent instructional videos may be found on Dance Vision International’s website.

East Coast Swing