The following video clips are in RealPlayer format.
RealPlayer download at Real.com.
The files can also be saved by right mouse click ("... save as") to your hard disk.
Due to the huge amount of data in videos the files are compressed extremely. They
represent the best possible compromise between size (160 x 120 pixels) and playing time.
Despite the poor quality, you get a good impression of the various dances.
"A Bundle of Blues" (1,9MB 1:47 Min.)
"A Bundle of Blues" (1933)
Music: "Bugle Call Rag" (Duke Ellington)
Dancer: Florence Hill and Bessie Dudley
Learn to hit that Jive (Jitterbug)
The wildest "Lindy Hop"
Black Bottom and Charleston
Title: "Ghost Catchers" (1944)
Dancer: Johnny & Venna Archer, Bob Ashley, Dean Collins (Choreographie),
Gil Hermandez, Lennie Smith, Betty Stoy, Irene Thomas, Mike Tremini
(Zoot-Suiters: "Ole" and "Johnson")