Sinclair Ang is the founder of JAZZ INC. Having taught Swing Dancing over one and a half decades, and two decades of dance experience, Sinclair Ang has also taught and performed in over 30 cities and 20 countries across Europe and Asia-Pacific, bringing his unique approach to the dance and music to scenes everywhere. He is no stranger to TV in Singapore as well, having appeared in documentaries and features on dance. In Singapore, Sinclair is also committed to working with youths, including working on the Jazz Kids for the past 11 years – children who sing jazz standards and dance authentic jazz steps. He has conducted workshops and given lecture-demonstrations to numerous Primary, Secondary and Tertiary institutions on Jazz dancing and the Music. He has also worked with youths at risk from Beyond Social Services, as well as helped young inmates as part of the National Youth Achievement Award. Sinclair also leads the Rhythmakers, who play jazz standards from the golden era of jazz, for dancers and listeners alike.
Amanda started Lindy Hop in 2014 and has trained under Sinclair Ang as a teacher and performer since 2016. A big part of Authentic Solo Jazz and Lindy Hop which she enjoys is its element of improvisation and the constant dialogue with the music and her partner. As an avid pianist, her knowledge of the music informs her dancing, allowing her to translate her understanding of the rhythms and form to her movement and students. Amanda is also the pianist of Sinclair and His Rhythmakers, the swing dance that plays tunes from the Swing Era for dancers
Zan is a passionate and eccentric swing dancer and the latest addition to Jazz Inc. Once a choreographer at her university’s swing dance club, she is now undergoing training with Sinclair to become an instructor. Despite being a relatively young dancer, having only started in 2015, Zan is swiftly becoming a dancer to be reckoned with, and has also performed and competed at various dance events.
Tessmin is a bubbly and warm dancer in the Lindy community. She fell in love with swing dancing when she was studying in London and started her Lindy journey with Swing Patrol. Ever since she moved back to Singapore, she has gained much experience with Jazz inc and is now undergoing training with Sinclair Ang to become an instructor. During socials, she is ever ready to introduce new swing dancers into the scene and make them feel at ease.
Chelsea started dancing at the age of 7 and has trained under Sandra Ho (Ballet), Sinclair Ang (Authentic Jazz and Swing), Zaki Ahmad (Modern and contemporary dance) and Amin Alifin (Waacking), among others over the next 2 decades. She has participated in numerous dance performances and competitions both locally and abroad since 2004 and has attained many achievements over the years. Recently in 2018, she clinched second runner-up at the World Championship Finals at United Dance Organisation (UDO) Glasgow with her crew, The Débutante, and has attained multiple Championship titles in the local dance competition, All Babes Cineleisure Dance since 2015. With her continual, growing passion for dance, Chelsea hopes to consistently train and expose herself to all that dance has to offer, while teaching and sharing her own style and what her mentors have taught her to the younger generations. She teaches various genres for Jazz Inc, including hip hop, contemporary, jazz, swing, for adults and kids.
Jazz Inc works alongside many other talented dancers in Singapore, including ScRach MarcS (Marcus and Rachel Tan), Hafeez Hassan, Gino Babagay, amongst others to create exciting performances as well as teach speciality street dance classes
In addition, our current teacher in training include Afiq Yusoff.