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Dance Tip 'Tension & Compression '
and compression is the key to the lead and follow in Modern Jive, it what's
allows it to be a freestyle dance and the joining of 100's of different moves.
Moves are taught with a step back at the start of a move, therefore to join the
move each move should finish with a step back. This step back give the
tension in the hands for the lead - its what makes the dance work effectively