One more great taster teacher couple confirmed for this years CPH:LX. From Sweden, Mirjam Johansson and Johan Umefjord.
Mirjam started dancing Lindy Hop 2007. Her biggest passion is social dancing and you will notice her high energy and playfulness on the floor. Mirjam loves teaching, both lindy hop and authentic jazz and she specially wants to share and improve followers ability to express themselves musically while maintaining a great connection in partner dancing. Mirjam teaches regularly in Stockholm and also internationally. Iceland, San Francisco and Malaysia are some examples where she has taught. Mirjam as well enjoy to perform and compete and has placed in events like European Swing Dance Championships, Snowball and Lindy Shock.
Johan has taught swing dancing since 2006 at a variety of dance schools in Sweden and at international events around Europe and the US. With Lindy Hop and West Coast Swing as his favorites he also enjoys balboa and blues which he also teaches on occation.
While his favorite thing to do is to swing out to live music on the social dance floor Johan can be seen competing in lindy hop and west coast swing with wins such as Spring Swing (Nordic WCS championships) and Herräng Lindy hop Championships