RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 36192477 LA English T1 Jazzing it up. A1 Ipiotis, Celia., Bush, Jeff., Benjamin, Fred,, Simonson, Lynn., Roach, Max,, ARC Videodance (Firm), PB ARC Videodance PP New York, NY YR 1988 AB Fred Benjamin and Lynn Simonson, jazz dance teachers and choreographers, discuss their work in separate interviews. Benjamin discusses European and American attitudes towards jazz dancing, and the influence of Talley Beatty on his work. Simonson describes jazz dancing as a style rather than a technique, and notes its divergence on the commercial and concert stages. Both guests discuss what constitutes good teaching. Percussionist Max Roach describes how he keeps his work fresh.