Friday, October 13, 2017

Download Step Sheets

The link below contains downloadable step sheets to all the dances we have learned in the Steps & Beats class. The files are in PDF format and can be downloaded to a computer, phone, or tablet.
Link to Step Sheets

Tuesday, October 10, 2017


The Steps & Beats dancers meet every Tuesday & Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. at the Saratoga Harbor Clubhouse located at 130 River Road, 32189. Our mission is to improve our physical, mental, and social selves line dancing. Our goal is to burn calories, improve our memory and promote line dancing.  Directions to Clubhouse.

Below is a short clip of a recent promotional performance "Line Dancing For all Ages"





Steps & Beats: Line Dancing Basics 
Steps & Beats will help you build skills and confidence. It covers the physical, mental, and social aspects of line dancing plus all you need to know to become a confident dancer. Topics include dance floor layout, dance etiquette, how to read a step sheet, dance classifications, and how to find the beat. You will also learn the basic structure of the dances and how to sync the steps to the musical beat. 
Included are twenty-two easy to follow dance steps sheets which progressively introduce you to all the basic steps and popular dances; a how-to glossary to help you learn the steps and links to videos designed to breakdown the dances in easy- to-follow sections. Also included are private links to 13 videos and the 22 printable PDF step sheets.

Steps & Beats was written with the new dancer in mind. It will get you started if you have never danced before or if you are already dancing, it will help you hone your skills.

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Friday, July 21, 2017

June 20th: Practice Day

We practiced the vine, lock step, pivot, brush, Charleston, Jazz box and K step while dancing.  PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT.
1. Cupid Shuffle
2. Sea Legs
3. A_B Ticket
4. Cut a Rug
5. Boot Scootin Boogie
6. Country Line
7. Cowboy Charelston

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Helpful videos for the beginner

June 13, 2017

Below is a link to the beginner dances taught in the "Step & Beat" class. These videos are designed to help you learn the name of the steps as well as how to sync the steps to music.

Go to videos:  Beginner Dances

Happy dancing!

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Welcome to "Steps & Beats"


The "Steps & Beats" line dance class introduces the new dancer to the basic steps and how to sync the steps to the beat of the music. The instructions and dance lessons that are taught in the class are also available in my book, "Steps & Beats. The book includes  dancing information, terminology, step sheets for the sixteen dances taught in the class, plus a CD containing how-to videos of the dances.