Tacky Annies

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine part 4.

In this video the teacher are showing how to perform part 4 of the Shim Sham: the move is called Tacky Annie

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The song this routine is often danced to is either “Tain’t What You Do” by Billy May or “The Shim Sham Song” by The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra

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Pushes and Cross Over

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine part 3.

In this video the teachers are showing how to perform part 3 of the Shim Sham with the moves called pushes and cross over.

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The song this routine is often danced to is either “T’ain’t What You Do” by Billy May or “The Shim Sham Song” by The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra

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Full Break

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine part 2.

The full break is used repeatedly in the Shim Sham routine. It ends with an apple jack

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The song this routine is often danced to is either “T’ain’t What You Do” by Billy May or “The Shim Sham Song” by The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra

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Learn the Shim Sham steps

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine part 1.

The Shim Sham routine starts with the shim sham step and then a full break

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The song this routine is often danced to is either “Tain’t What You Do” by Billy May or “The Shim Sham Song” by The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra

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The Big Apple – from the movie Keep Punching

In this video you can see the original clip p from the 1939 movie “Keep Punching” starring Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers. This is the famous “Big Apple” routine that is performed (or at least attempted) at many swing dances. In the clip you can see Frankie Manning, the lead dancer for the group,

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This is the original routine: everytime you see the Big Apple Routine performed around the world this is where everybody is getting the inspiration from.

Performed by: Whitey’s Lindy Hoppers

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The Big Apple routine full on counts

Patrick & Natasha from PatrickAndNatasha.com show the Big Apple full routine with the counts.

This is the full Big Apple routine inspired by the movie “Keep Punching”. (LINK to the Keep Punching wave)


Teachers: Patrick Szmidt & Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The music the routine is useually danced to The Big Apple Contest by The Solomon Douglas Swingtet

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Susie Q, Jump Charleston and Pecking

Patrick & Natasha from PatrickAndNatasha.com show the Big Apple routine part 14.

In this section of the Big Apple routine the steps are: side step into lift the knee, Susie Q (1x8count) with a triple step at the end, Jump Charleston (1x8count) where the leader and follower change positions, Susie Q (1x8count) with a triple step at the end, Jump Charleston where the leader and follower change positions into pecking.

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt & Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The music the routine is useually danced to The Big Apple Contest by The Solomon Douglas Swingtet

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Flying Charleston and Knee Slap

Patrick & Natasha from PatrickAndNatasha.com show the Big Apple routine part 13.

In this section of the Big Apple routine the steps are: Basic Charleston(1x8count), Flying Charleston (1x8count), Knee slap (2x8count),

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt & Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The music the routine is useually danced to The Big Apple Contest by The Solomon Douglas Swingtet

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Boogie Back and Shorty George

Patrick & Natasha from PatrickAndNatasha.com show the Big Apple routine part 12

In this section of the Big Apple routine the steps are: Boogie Backs in place(1x8count) and Shorty George(3x8count).

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt & Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The music the routine is useually danced to The Big Apple Contest by The Solomon Douglas Swingtet

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Trucking, Fall of the log, Hallelujha

Patrick and Natasha show the Big Apple routine part 11.

In this section of the Big Apple routine the steps are: Trucking (1x8count), Fall of the log, Halleluhja(Rocks) and from there Boogie Back’s in place.

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
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The music the routine is useually danced to The Big Apple Contest by The Solomon Douglas Swingtet

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