Technique classes rooted in traditional, upbeat jazz movement. Classes range from 30 minutes to 1 hour/week.
Beginning Jazz Basics/Basics I: 6-8 year olds with no jazz experience and/or those with one year of experience; 30 minutes/week
Jazz Basics II/III: 8-10 year olds with two years of jazz experience; 30 minutes/week
Jazz Basics IV: 10-13 year olds with three to four years of jazz experience; 1 hour/week
Jazz I: Students 5th grade and up who have successfully completed Jazz Basics IV; 1 hour/week
Jazz II: Students 6th grade and up who have successfully completed Jazz I; 1 hour/week
Jazz III: Students 7th grade and up who have successfully completed Jazz Il; 1 hour/week
Jazz IV: Students 7th grade and up who have successfully completed Jazz III and have their instructor’s recommendation to move to the next level; 1 hour/week
Jazz V: Invitation only class for advanced level students; 1 hour/week
Appropriate dance attire must be worn to classes! In order for the teacher to make necessary corrections concerning body alignment, no baggy shirts or shorts are allowed. Long hair should be tied up and away from the face. The shoes listed here will be required for the dance recital. PLEASE LABEL THE INSIDE OF YOUR DANCE SHOES.
Proper dance attire for jazz classes includes:
Form fitting tops and yoga/dance pants or shorts. NO blue jeans!!
Beginning Jazz through Jazz III – Black leather jazz shoes
Jazz IV through Jazz V – Tan leather slip on jazz shoes
ZDS is located at: 85 West 4th Street Zumbrota, MN