In response to the evolving situation with COVID-19, and in line with Government regulations, all studio classes have been halted to at least end of June. We have moved the remainder of current courses online, and will be proceeding from there. Stay tuned for some new video links and courses to get you swingin still during this “circuit breaker” stay home period. We also available for online coaching if you’re keen.
Video courses currently available:
1920s Charleston – learn a new routine by Denise Wei Wei Lwin with video instructions and a weekly live practice session
Solo Jazz Jam – learn how to put your solo jazz steps meaningfully to music through concepts and learning combos that will help you put together a routine to dance to. You can submit videos for your homework for personal feedback at your own time
Other video classes available include the routines the Frankie Doo and Al & Leon Shim Sham, along with a short 1920s Charleston course and a Solo Jazz Fundamentals course.
Details for all video courses here: https://forms.gle/FsSfzceV8xXHycdQ8
For those with kids or know of friends with kids, we have kids live classes available as well, DM for details!
Private group/solo Zoom class are also available. DM if you’re interested.
Meanwhile, we appreciate your continued support of Jazz Inc and her activities. If you’d like to show some love, details here: https://forms.gle/J3koHPE7gwqem9a27
In the mean time, please practice good personal hygiene, stay healthy, and stay home unless you need to do essential errands. Keep practicing your solo jazz and see you soon! Swing by Facebook page and @jazzincsg on Instagram to stay connected with us!
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Beginner Lindy Hop: 8-count Rhythm@MADDspace
Every Tuesday (starts June 16): 8-930pm, $190/6 classes.
Come and learn the 8 count rhythm of the Lindy Hop in series for those who would like to be a part of this happy dance! This dance will definitely put a smile on your face, as you learn how to groove to the hip hop of the Swing Era. You will learn the basics of this jazz partner dance, along with connection techniques that will get you to communicate with your partner without words in the dance, along with some cool solo steps to express yourself to the music! You need both this and the Intro to Swing & Charleston series (which alternates with this) to have all the basics of the dance. No experience or partner needed!
Beginner Lindy Hop: Intro to Swing & Charleston@MADDspace
Every Tuesday (starts 5 May): 8-930pm, $190/6 classes
Come and learn the happy dance for that extra dose of fun and exercise! This dance will definitely put a smile on your face, as you learn how to groove to the infectious jazz tunes form the Swing Era. You learn the basics of the 6 count rhythm, the jig, and the charleston, along with connection techniques that will get you to communicate with your partner without words in the dance! You need both this and the 8 count rhythm series (which alternates with this) to have all the basics of the dance. No experience or partner needed.
Open Level Solo JazzFrankie Doo Routine (online course, email for details)
1920s Charleston Routine (Online course, email for details)
Join us this April for some solo jazz (Thursdays) where you will learn Frankie Manning’s Tranky Doo routine, and 1920s Charleston (Mondays) where you’ll learn the fundamentals of the dance, as well as a choreography by Denise Lwin. Although fun in themselves, solo movement will also greatly help you improve on your partner work, as they help to reinforce and improve individual body movement in the partnership!
Open Level: Improvisational Jazz@MADDspace
Every Thursday (starts May 7, 6 weeks): 830-10pm, Cost: $220/6 classes, $155/4 classes in 6 weeks, $40/drop-in
Learn how to play around with the basic jazz steps that you’ve learnt and come learn more sophisticated rhythms to style your movements. We will also pay attention to patterns in jazz music that will help us shape our movement as we become another instrument expressing the ideas in the music!
You must have knowledge of basic solo jazz steps to join this course.
Intermediate Lindy Hop@LifeSparks Studio
Every Monday (Circuit Breaker haitus): 730-9pm, Cost: $220/6 classes, $155/4 classes in 6 weeks, $40/drop-in
Time to reinforce your learning with this new series to get you comfortable before joining the Intermediate on going classes. Here you will learn how to mix your 6 and 8 count rhythms, along with Charleston rhythms to make your dancing flow. We will also work on technique so that you’ll become a better social dancer. You will also be introduced to more solo authentic jazz steps to add to your dancing! NOTE: As a novel response to COVID-19, Monday classes will be solo jazz till at least 9 March.You need to know the basics of the 8 count Lindy Hop as well as the 6 count swing and Charleston rhythms to join this course.
Clinic & Practice Session
Circuit Breaker Haitus
Cost: Couple: $50 for Jazz Inc students, or $60 if one is non-Jazz Inc Trio: $70 for a trio (with both lead and follow) of Jazz Inc students, $85 if one or more non-Jazz Inc student(s)
There’s a gap between the class and the social dance floor, and this Clinic and Practice Session is here to address that! There will be a 15min+ session from 745pm where a couple of concepts and exercises that will help you in your own practice along with tips on how to improve your dancing will be presented by international instructor Sinclair Ang, followed by an open session where he will be around to help you with your dancing with a MINI-PRIVATE and personal attention even as you continue practicing at the space. Do note that other than the concepts and advice, actual steps will not be taught in this class as it is to help you consolidate or clarify things you’ve been working on or have learnt in class and for the instructors to help you improve on your dancing. Music will be provided in the background. LIMITED TO 8 COUPLES. PRE-REGISTRATION NEEDED.
Private/Wedding/Corporate Classes and Performances
We also do private classes for individuals, couples, or groups, from beginner to advanced level, either for general dancing or wedding dance, along with team building workshops and performances for corporate clients. Email email@example.com to inquire!
2 Orchard Link, Scape, #05-01
Closest MRT Station: Somerset
1A Aliwal St, Chenn Leonn Building
Closest MRT Station: Nicoll Highway/Bugis
8 Claymore Hill, 8 on Claymore
Closest MRT Station: Orchard
*Please note that JAZZ INC or any of its teachers are not responsible for any injury incurred by anyone during any classes or events. Anyone signing up for classes agree to not hold the teachers or the studios liable for any injury incurred in class.
PAYMENT TERMS & CONDITIONS
Payment made 14 days before the start date of the class will get a $10 discount off courses, $5 off 4 week packages, and $2 off single classes. Payment details on the registration forms.
Alternatively, you can pay on the same day or at the door with an addition $2 (class)/$5 (special workshop/mini series)/$10 (course) admin charge, though you could be faced with a full class and be turned away.
NOTE: payment must be made before day of class to confirm place. Payment once done for a specific course is non-refundable, but with a $20 admin fee (per 3 months), can be credited and transferred to a later course on a case by case basis.
We remain the right to change any course and payment details, and has the right to alter any decision related to course and payment details. We are also not responsible for any injuries incurred or loss of property, and by signing up for any course we offer, you agree to these terms.