Based in Columbus, OH, Tyedric began dancing Vernacular Jazz and Lindy Hop in 2017 and has since traveled the world competing, teaching, and dancing at a variety of workshops and events. He is an official Frankie Manning Ambassador and has studied directly from elders in the swing community including Chester Whitmore & Norma Miller. In addition to swing, he currently studies House dancing and other street dance styles. Tyedric values lineage, authenticity, community, partnership and fun!
In 2018 Breonna was honored to be named a Frankie Manning Ambassador. As an ambassador, she has danced and studied Lindy Hop, along with Vernacular Jazz at many different festivals and workshops around the world including, International Lindy Hop Championships, Camp Hollywood, Herräng Dance Camp, and Fleur de Lindy. As a New Orleans-based dancer, she enjoys teaching various styles of swing dance and relating it’s rich history.
DIRTY RIVER JAZZ BAND
The Dirty River Orchestra closely resembles the sounds of The Chick Webb Orchestra, Ella Fitzgerald and her Famous Orchestra, Jimmie Lunceford and his Orchestra, Fletcher Henderson, early Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman & many other legendary artists of the period. The perfect fit for a super swingin' party!