Spirit Moves Video documentary of Lindy Hop

Lindy Hop Steps made popular by Frankie Manning

Partnered Steps
Around the World, Choo Choo, Jig Walk, Mess Around, Mini-dip, Pecks, 
Quick Stop, Quick Turn, Sailor Kicks, Skates, Slip-slop, Stop Reverse, 
Texas Tommy, Twirls and Points (called Point & Curl in Sweden), Windmill

Swingout Variations
Chasse, Crossover, Heel Step, Kick Away, Scissor Step, Sweep and Shake

Jazz Steps
Apple Jacks, Boogie Back, Boogie Forward, Charlie Chaplin, Chase, Drop Boogie
Eagle Slide (sometimes called Eddie Eagle), Fall Off the Log, Fishtail, Gaze Afar
Hitch Hike, Itches, Knee Slap, Ride the Pony, Scare Crow, Shorty George
Sis-kaboom-bah, Skip Up, Spank the Baby, Stomp Off, Suzie Q, Tacky Annie
Tap Break, 

Charlestons Variations, 
Crossover, Flying Charleston, Front to Back, Hand to Hand, Jump Charleston
Side by Side, Squat Charleston, Turnover, Aerials and Tricks, Around the Back
Hand Spring (aka the Pancake), Knickerbocker, Over the Back, Over the Shoulder
Russian Kick, Shoot Through, Side Lift, Side Flip, The Snatch, Toss Out

Thanks so much, Laura Jeffers, for compiling this list for the lindy hop community!

Tribute to Frankie Manning: Greatest Lindy Hopper

Patrick & Natasha teaching videos: Shim Sham, Big Apple, California Routine:

Easy Street Swing in single time Lindy Hop:
Triple swing Jive:
Lots of easy moves:
1940s Jive Easy Groovie to In the Mood!
Social Lindy Hop dancing: Lots of cool stylingfeature=related
Lindy Hop to Rock n Roll music:
FREE ONLINE LEARN to LINDY HOP VIDEOS from Expert Village: the way Jump Joint Swing teaches it:
Our Theme Song: The Joint is Jumpin!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLKSvqPnwro&NR=1  Swing dancing to Fats Waller playing The Joint is Jumpin


http://www.youtube.com/watch#!v=e0SNV2awbRk&feature=related , http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IExQWPOqYw :

2 easy swing dance routines to The Joint is Jumpin.

 http://www.youtube.com/watch#!v=VVy0OTLfQtI&feature=related Song and Dance to The Joint is Jumpin.

 Vintage Lindy Hop:

 http://www.youtube.com/watch#!v=oJVL6_DRK_8&feature=related Movie Short with Vintage Lindy Hop

http://www.youtube.com/watch#!v=mBdAuXr4ssQ&feature=related Charleston into Lindy Hop!  Routine for Show Sept 13th

Cute acrobatic routine:


 Super fast lindy hop competition:


Montreal Swing Riot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsdKGfqIXDw

The following video link best captures the true spirit of Lindy Hop dancing: Fun, silly, free and natural in movement. An early jazz vernacular style of dance, it moves well with music that swings.

Good website to check out for tons of awesome video clips:http://www.thedecavitas.com/videos/
Retro Swing Adelaide video clip with moves for beginners: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PM3RDtw_v2Y music UNDECIDED by Ella Fitzgerald

Best Wedding Dance Ever: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hSgRisUdh0I Some Easy beginner moves.

Watch retro swing dance video clips to get an idea of what you will learn: This is a clip for beginners:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PM3RDtw_v2Y 

Listen & practice to swing music:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGq-eCoPSwA&feature=related Lots of other retro swing music on this youtube page. 

Easy Retro Street Swing/ single time Lindy Hop:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KYX-RdLnAY&feature=related moves listed on Single Lindy 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhX-VZrEil0&feature=related  Retro Swing or Lindy Jive! 

Lindy Hop funny instructional video   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_ENjos_PpE