Hip Hop and Freestyle Dances

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Hip Hop and Freestyle Dances 2017-07-01T13:03:44+00:00

Hip Hop

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Hip Hop dance music is largely based on Rap. Rap music was also born in the New York ghettos in 1970s and it is a form of music with a lot of lyrics. Definition of the word “Rap” is “harsh criticism”. Both Hip Hop dance and Rap music were born as severe expressions of criticism and rebellion and represented the most efficient way to project such feelings. In the course of time, both Hip Hop dance and Rap music were recognized throughout the world and adopted and loved by people from all walks. Hip Hop Dance is instructed at Aytunç Bentürk Dance Academy by our very special and well-known instructors who have created choreographies for many famous people and whose choreographies were put into their video clips.

Break Dance

Break Dance is a street dance known as the subtitle of Hip Hop culture. A female practitioner of this dance is called a “b-girl” and a male practitioner is called a “b-boy”. A fantastic visual show comes out as a result of the combination of acrobatic movements on the floor with the harmony in music. Break Dance is instructed at Aytunç Bentürk Dance Academy by our very special and well-known instructors who have created choreographies for many famous people and whose choreographies were put into their video clips.

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Electric Boogie

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It is a kind of dance which embodies the unforgettable moves of the disco-techno atmosphere of the 1980s. It is performed by waving the arms in synchronization with each other with one, two or more people.

Street Jazz

Street Jazz is a form of dance based on Classical Ballet. Generally, you may see it at Broadway musicals. Street Jazz, Classical Jazz, Broadway Jazz are instructed at Aytunç Bentürk Dance Academy by our very special and well-known instructors who have created choreographies for many famous people and whose choreographies were put into their video clips. While your body gains aesthetic beauty through dance, your skills in impromptu dancing will also improve with various forms of music.

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Tap Dance

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It is a form of dance characterized by tapping the toes and the heels on the floor. It first appeared in the USA in the 19th Century and it spread to the whole world afterwards. The performers wear shoes specially designed for this dance. These shoes have got metal plates adjusted to toes and heels through which the sound is produced when tapping on the floor. Tap Dance got its name from the “tap” sound generated while tapping on the floor.