Camelwalk

References

In the Alphabetical Jazz Steps with Chester Whitmore
Live Performance with Sammy Davis Jr. & James Brown.

Historic References

The camel walk originated as a ragtime dance in the early 20th century. It was referred to as an “animal ragtime dance”, due to the nature of the dance. More informations on the Wikipedia Page

The Camel Walk was a ragtime animal dance, came originally from Vaudeville shows. The Camel Walk was mainly done by college students and “flappers” during the Jazz age in the 1910’s and 20’s with the public as a social dance. Learn more on the Street Swing Page.

Didactic Videos

Learn it with John Joven & Joe DeMers

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