Specialized Training in the Arts
-- Spanning the past 25 years MD has trained in, taught, performed and competed in all of the dance divisions recognized by the Ballroom Dance industry.
He has also spent a good deal of time studying, teaching and/or performing in other popular forms of partner dance such as Salsa, West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango, Lindy Hop & Country Western dancing, Lambada; as well as the Performing Arts: Jazz, Ballet & Tap.
Rounding off his understanding of the mechanics of the body and the art of movement and balance, MD also has years of study in the Martial Arts, Aerial Arts and Yoga.
Tissue/Silks, Duo Tissue - Orlando, FL - 2007/08
Jazz, Ballet: The Dance Spot - Reno, Nv
Jazz, Ballet: The Conservatory of Movement - Reno, Nv
Chito Rue Karate: Central Florida Championship Karate -
Beikoku shin soo do (Arm-bar kumite`): CFCK
Bo staff weapons: CFCK
GoJu Rue Karate: National Karate Academy -
Bikram: The Yoga Center
Vinyasa & Ashtonga (series I & II): Karyn Stillwell
Ashtonga (power yoga): Full Circle Yoga - Lewis Rothlein