Beginner Course in Rhythm Tap starting 18th of August

A fresh start after the summer in the dance form of Rhythm Tap.

With a slightly later time slot and a slightly more central location I´m very excited to welcome you all back for a new course in Rhythm Tap, this first one will aim for beginners, all levels are of course welcome and I encourage you to come and try out so you get an idea what I´m all about when it comes to tap.

What: Beginner course in Rhythm Tap
When: 18/8, 25/8, 1/9 & 8/9
Time: 7.30pm-9pm
Cost: £66 + £4 for paypal charges and fees

Registration: www.markusrosendal.com 
Just send an email at "Contact & Bookings" and you´ll get all information needed.

Looking forward to see you there!

Resident DJ at Trader Vic´s London

Markus aka Big Papa Mac has the GREAT honor to become the resident DJ at Trader Vic´s London playing the best from the 40´s 50´s and early 60´s.

Most Sundays you will find Big Papa Mac behind the turntables at Trader Vic´s, Hilton Hotel London, Park Lane.

More info here: www.tradervicslondon.com

Welcome

Authentic Jazz Workshop with Markus Rosendal & Pontus Persson!

YES IT´S TRUE!
Pontus "Pontellini" Persson and Markus "McVoouty" Rosendal are teaming up again and are now presenting a Authentic Jazz workshop for your dancing pleasure!

We will work intense for 120min on both technique and small patterns e.g choreography. We will divide the responsibilty in 45min slots, 45min Markus, 45min Pontus, 30min together = Double the trouble!
The workshop will aim for Intermediate - Intermediate/advanced level but all levels above welcome!

A closer presentation of these two chaps:
Pontus "Pontellini" Persson is a Swedish native professional swing dancer with a vast diversity in his bag. 
Pontus Persson has been dancing continuously since he was 5 years old, actively competing (since the age of 6) and started teaching professionally as a 16-year old. After graduating, he moved to Stockholm in 2008 to evolve his dancing, being offered membership of the dance company, Harlem Hot Shots. He has since then been spreading the dance on a full-time basis through shows and competitions, not to mention, teaching.
This diamond geezer has been winning numerous titles!

Markus "McVoouty" Rosendal is also a Swedish native professional dancer with a vast diversity in his bag.
Markus started dancing in 1998, and after 8 years building a successful career in his home country of Sweden, he began travelling around the globe teaching and performing, sharing his passion for swing. In 2015 he moved to London to look for old clothes, great records, and new students!
His dance titles include twice winning 1st place at the Swedish Championships, runner up at the European Championships and 3rd at the World Championships.

When:
Saturday 6th of February

12 - 2pm

Where:
The Boiler House
London N16 6BE
Closest station: Stoke Newington

Registration:
Limited space, registration necessary
Register here!

Price: £20 per person

Welcome!

New weekly classes coming in January!

I´m stoked to inform you about my new weekly classes that is cooking up.
Every Thursday there will be 90minutes of pure swing getting served,
Swing is an umbrella term, and a whole of styles fit in it, we will work on quite a few.

The first edition starts in january and is a 4 week course in Rhythm Tap, Level Beginners.
What: Rhythm Tap beginner course; basic steps, exercises, technique and small patters.
When: Thursdays: 21/1, 28/1, 4/2 & 11/2 at 6.30pm-8pm
Where: The Boiler House, London N16 6BE
Price: £60
Registration here!

Rhythm Tap Workshop Comin in December!

YES IT´S TRUE!

Pontus "Pontellini" Persson and Markus "McVoouty" Rosendal are teaming up and are now presenting a Rhythm Tap workshop for your tapping pleasure!
We will work intense for 90min on both technique and small patterns e.g choreography. We will divide the responsibilty in 45min slots, 45min Markus, 45min Pontus = Double the trouble!

The workshop will aim for Beginner/Intermediate level but all levels welcome!

A closer presentation of these two chaps:
Pontus "Pontellini" Persson is a Swedish native professional swing dancer with a vast diversity in his bag. Pontus Persson has been dancing continuously since he was 5 years old, actively competing (since the age of 6) and started teaching professionally as a 16-year old. After graduating, he moved to Stockholm in 2008 to evolve his dancing, being offered membership of the dance company, Harlem Hot Shots. He has since then been spreading the dance on a full-time basis through shows and competitions, not to mention, teaching.
This diamond geezer has been winning numerous titles!

 

Markus "McVoouty" Rosendal is also a Swedish native professional dancer with a vast diversity in his bag. Markus started dancing in 1998, and after 8 years building a successful career in his home country of Sweden, he began travelling around the globe teaching and performing, sharing his passion for swing. In 2015 he moved to London to look for old clothes, great records, and new students!

His dance titles include twice winning 1st place at the Swedish Championships, runner up at the European Championships and 3rd at the World Championships.

 

When:
Saturday 12th of December
2pm-3.30pm

Where:
Dance Attic Studios
368 North End Rd, London SW6 1LY
Closest tube: Fulham Broadway

Registration:
Limited space, registration necessary
Register here!

Price: £20 per person

Welcome!

Christmas Offer!

SPECIAL OFFER ON NOW!
From 9th of November until 14th of December you will get a copy of my own Compilation "Let´s Do The Hop" - great compilation of Jazz and R´n´B, when you book a private class.

This is not a personal offer, you could give away a private hour to someone you think would fancy it or use it yourself to grow as a dancer. 
In discussion prior to the class we can discuss and customize the class so that it suits your needs.

I can offer classes in following dances:
Lindy Hop
Boogie Woogie
Tap
St Louis Shag
Authentic Jazz

To find out more on what I´ve been doing in my career, have a look under "About".

To get in touch and book a private class just fill in the form here.

Hope to see you!
Best wishes
Markus
 

Authentic Jazz Workshop

We will work on a routine, partly borrowed from The Dean Collins Shim Sham and partly made up by myself.
This is of course very good for building your jazzstep library and incorporate in other kind of dances such as the Lindy Hop for instance.

I can promise you a challenge, but together well brake through!

Where: 
The Boiler House Community Space
George Downing Estate
Cazenove Road
London, N16 6BE
(Next to the playground)

Transport
buses: 76, 67, 393, 73, 149, 243, 106
Train: Stoke Newington train station

When: 
Sunday 29th of November
2pm-4pm

Price:
£15 per person

Registration:
markus.rosendal@gmail.com

An easier way to book and pay for classes and workshops!

Paypal has arrived and from now on when you book yourself into a class in swing, you´ll be asked to pay in advance in a safe and secure way.
Simply pay via Paypal to: paypal.me/Rosendal

Good news is that I´m planning on starting up 4 weeks theme classes such as:
Original Big Apple routine from Keep Punching
BS Chorus - Tap Routine
Dean Collins Shim Sham

and more to come of course...