Information about Jeff - Addlestone instructor
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Jeff offers a discount of 25% on their first / introductory lesson!
Improvisation / Choreography
Salsa and Latin courses, classes, dance workshops, performance courses, Dance Teacher Training in Hammersmith and Putney Also Bachata classes, all over London, beginners, Improvers, up to **Web Address Removed**
Jeff’s inspirational style generates enthusiasm and commitment to the art of Salsa & Latin dancing. He was been dancing various styles of dance for more than 30 years. At the early age of 13, he excelled in the street dance style of Popping and Locking, as well as Jazz, winning many competitions and touring Europe doing performances, as well as many TV slots/shows. Coming from an Armenian/Brazilian background and brought up in London, Jeff learned to appreciate a wide variety of good music from an early age. Dancing Salsa LA and NY style, On1 and On2, Bachata (all styles), Cha cha etc… for more than 20 years – Jeff has already travelled the world, teaching and dancing in over 90 worldwide congresses, and is set this year for many more. His varied inspirations have lead Jeff to dancing a very unique style of salsa, blending hip hop, jazz and contemporary. As a choreographer, DJ and Salsa instructor, Jeff enjoys every aspect of dancing, from encouraging the novice to working with the advanced, always inspiring the best out of everyone. Focusing on technique, rhythm, correct mind-set and core movement, Jeff manages to teach his classes to a high level, whilst injecting great humour and fun. His company Incognito Dance, runs regular Latin dance nights in London catering for over 600 dancers each week. Also due to his excellent taste in Latin music, Jeff is highly regarded one the best UK Latin DJ’s, and was awarded “UK’s Best Latin DJ” award 2017.
Jeff teaches salsa at all levels from beginners to advanced regularly all the clubs in and around London.
Dance Instruction/Teaching Experience::
Jeff started in 1999. Jeff has won many prestigious awards, including UK’s Premier Salsa Teachers 2008/9 and 2015 and 2018, London Latin DJ Star 2010/12/14/18, Favourite London Club Promotors 2009/2012 and 2017, Lukas Award Winners 2013 and 2017, Best Salsa Dance Performers 2015 and 2018. Over the last 20 years, some of the IDC instructors have competed in and won, World Championships, European Open Championships, South American World Ranking Tournaments, Asian-Pacific Dance Competition and Canadian Latin Open Championships.
Classes, courses and workshops are for all levels from the total beginner to the highly skilled advanced dancer and performer. Absolute beginners are warmly welcomed, no partners are required, the atmosphere is fun and friendly during the classes and freestyle social dancing.
Experienced dancers are given fun, technically challenging classes, and plenty of hours to social dance to the latest Latin music by our fabulous DJ’s. We teach many Latin dance styles of salsa from LA Style, NY Style, Cuban and Puerto Rican, as well as Bachata, Kizomba, Cha Cha, Reggaeton, Latin Hip Hop, Merengue etc.
Jeff teaches regularly in Wimbledon Putney, Hammersmith, Fulham areas
"A teacher should focus on how a student learns as opposed to how to teach the student" Jeff
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Availability:: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available:: Yes (✔ On File)
- New York Latin Society (1999) - Expert Level Latin Dance (Other) (✘ Not On File)