Last Saturday, 15. October 2011, the Lindy Hop association Swing Machine in Bern Switzerland organized two flash mobs at the train station in the middle of the city. Here are the two clips: Shim Sham No. 1 Shim Sham No. 2 I especially like Shim Sham No. 1 because of the location. The destination board in the background is quite impressive. Which one is your favourite? Actually, we should also organize swing flash mobs in Zürich!
I often get asked by visiting swing dancers where to dance in Switzerland. So I thought, I write this short post to give you an overview, where you can dance Lindy Hop, Balboa and Blues in our country and what the groups in the different cities are which organise classes and events. A side note: The Swiss swing dance scene is probably one of the oldest in Europe. Swiss dancers were the first foreign visitors in Herrang at the end of the 1980s. Main swing dance calender for Switzerland Lindy Hop, Balboa, Charleston, Traditional Jazz and Blues lindyhop.ch Swing scenes [...]