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2004 Wednesday Teacher's Seminar DVD or VHS

ROUNDALAB

This 2 hour DVD of the June 2004 Wednesday Teachers Seminar in Denver, Colorado includes a presentation by Brent and Judy Moore on "Getting around the floor: Concepts on Turning and Pivoting" and a presentation by Al and Carol Lillefield on "Dancing and Teaching the Quickstep".

Brent and Judy's presentation covers: simple tums, left turns, maneuver, heel turns, telemark, impetus, pivots and spins. Al and Carors presentation covers: Dancing faster dances, closed position, banjo & sidecar, dancing your own weight, lower & rise, chasse's & locks, dancing quickstep dances, quarter turn progressive chasse, fishtail, collecting, reverse chasse turn, open impetus/wing, and running forward locks.

The DVD has been edited to capture only the information and tips on dancing and teaching techniques without including all the drill sessions for the seminar attendees.

A Club Guide to Successful Lessons

USDA

A Club Guide to Successful Lessons- how to setup and run a successful set of lessons BOOKLETS (8 1/2" X 11")

Abbreviations

ROUNDALAB

This booklet lists most common abbreviations used in writing round dance cue sheets. The purpose of abbreviations is to reduce the size of words, without confusing the reader, and to conserve space within the body of the cue sheet. It also includes guidelines that apply to the usage of abbreviations and punctuation.

Advanced Program Definitions

CALLERLAB

Contains the definitions, timing information, and styling information for the CALLERLAB Advanced (A-1 and A-2) Program of square dance calls.

Challenge (C-1) Program Definitions

CALLERLAB

Contains the definitions, timing information, and styling information for the CALLERLAB Challenge (C-1) Program of square dance calls.

Challenge (C-2) Program Definitions

CALLERLAB

Contains the definitions, timing information, and styling information for the CALLERLAB Challenge (C-2) Program of square dance calls.

Challenge (C-3A) Program Definitions

CALLERLAB

Contains the definitions, timing information, and styling information for the CALLERLAB Challenge (C-3A) Program of square dance calls.

Choreographic Guidelines

CALLERLAB

Contains the eight chapters covering the following subjects: 1)PURPOSE, 2) SMOOTH DANCING, 3) ANTICIPATION, 4) ACCURACY OF EXECUTION, 5) CHOREOGRAPHIC MANAGEMENT, 6) DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY, 7) SELECTION OF MOVES, and 8) SUCCESS WITH DIFFICULT CHOREOGRAPHY. The various chapters of this book are designed to provide information directly related to improving the dance experience for dancers helping callers create a smooth flowing dance with just the right touch of excitement and challenge. This book contains a considerable amount of information intended to help callers gain an appreciation for the factors which contribute to a smooth dance experience for the dancers.  Also included is information on what dancers perceive as difficult and why they view certain choreography as difficult and other dance material as not difficult.

Class Graduation

USDA

Trifold about Class Graduation

Class Graduation

USDA

how to have a successful and fun Class Graduation PAMPHLETS (5 1/2" X 8 1/2")

Club Caller Responsibilities

USDA

Trifold about Club Caller Responsibilities

Club Checklist

USDA

Trifold about Club Checklist what to do when

Club Delegate Responsibilities

USDA

Trifold about Club Delegate Responsibilities

Club Erosion

USDA

Club Erosion- how to keep dancers PAMPHLETS (5 1/2" X 8 1/2")

Club Incorporation

USDA

Trifold about Club Incorporation

Club Incorporation

USDA

a guide on how and why a club should Incorpate PAMPHLETS (5 1/2" X 8 1/2")

Club Member Responsibilities

USDA

Trifold about Club Member Responsibilities

Club Newsletters

USDA

Trifold about Publishing a Club Newsletters

Club Newsletters

USDA

a guide to help the club have a successful newsletter PAMPHLETS (5 1/2" X 8 1/2")

Club President Responsibilities

USDA

Trifold about Club President Responsibilities

Club Secretary Responsibilities

USDA

Trifold about Club Secretary Responsibilities

Club Specials

USDA

Trifold about Club Specials Dances

Club Specials

USDA

Club Specials- a guide to clubs wanting to have special dances BOOKLETS (8 1/2" X 11")

Club Treasurer Responsibilities

USDA

Trifold about Club Treasurer Responsibilities

Cue Sheet Writing Guidelines

ROUNDALAB

This booklet lists record companies and record suppliers. It describes in minute detail the procedures for writing a standardized cue sheet. It includes a sample cue sheet with explanations of what each section should include. It also has sample cue sheet segments for most rhythms.

Cueing Guidelines

ROUNDALAB

This booklet suggests cueing techniques that will be the least confusing for the dancers. It covers step cues, single measure cues, jive and west coast swing cues, two measure cues, four measure cues, defined figures that require a numerical suffix, general and optional cues.

Curriculum for Teacher's Schools

ROUNDALAB

This manual is an outline for the minimum items to be covered in a Teachers School. It covers sound equipment, voice, music, cueing, figure execution and dance techniques, teaching, programming, leadership, and the business side of cueing and teaching

Curriculum Guidelines

CALLERLAB

The purpose of this manual is to provide useful information and standardized curriculum guidelines to aid and assist Caller-Coaches in three areas:  (1)  when conducting or serving on the staff of a caller school; (2) when conducting a caller clinic or training seminar; or (3) when working with a single caller student in an apprentice training program.  The manual may also serve as a guide for caller association training directors to assure that association training programs cover the material adequately. This document contains very technical information intended for caller-coaches or other experienced callers who desire a technical manual. It may not be appropriate for newer callers.

Dancer Insurance Program

USDA

Trifold about USDA Dancer Insurance Program

Dancer Internet (Email Tree)

USDA

Trifold about how to setup and use the Dancers Internet Communications Network (Email Tree)

The key to keeping Dancers informed is Communications

9/17/09