re: ECS - Ballroom vs. Non-Ballroom Style Posted by KevinL 5/16/2003 5:32:00 AM
Originally posted by twnkltoz: It's a styling thing. Ballroom dancers tend to be more upright in their posture and a little more...I don't know...ballroomy in their arm & body styling. "Street" swing dancers have a more forward posture, a bit relaxed and, dare I say, sloppier in their technique and styling.
I'm with twnkltoz on this one. Ballroom ECS looks ballroomy: precise and exacting. The non-ballroom ECS is very relaxed and free flowing, sometimes moving back and forth between single time and triple time. In my experience, anyway, 8^)