Dance Database


Dance Database 120922

The DANCE QUEENS Database as an Excel Spreadsheet  or an older version as a Google Spreadsheet.

The DANCE QUEENS Dance Database contains details on thousands of Second Life (SL) dances and animations. The database includes:
  • Name - Spelled correctly with the loop time added using the "|" symbol
  • Type - Dance, Couples Dance, Animation or Pose
  • Category - A broad identification such hiphop, latin, performance, etc.
  • Style - A sub-category, for example, in the House CATEGORY there are STYLES: Footwork, Hustle, Jacking, etc.
  • Characteristic - Something special about the dance, for example, on the floor
  • Speed - An arbitrary judgment of the dance's speed as Slow, Medium or Fast
  • Time - The loop time of the dance or animation
  • Rating - The rating of the dance by DANCE QUEENS members on a scale of 1 to 10 (best)
  • Source - The creator of the dance or anim
  • Description - Anything unique about the dance
  • Video - any video of the dance
The database is searchable, can be copied and can be sorted. See here for a brief description on how to use it.

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Classification of Dances and Animations

The initial classification of dances and animations was identified in a note to DANCE QUEENS members. The current classification is:

TYPE
CATEGORY
STYLE
VIDEO
Dance
Ballroom
Celebrity
Beyonce

Britney Spears

Christina Aguilera

Jamiroquai

John Travolta

Lady Gaga

Madcon

Michael Jackson

Pete Townshend

Rolling Stones

Freestyle


HipHop
Historical


House
Jazz-AA

Latin
Carioca
Cha-Cha
Conga

Lambada
Meneaito
Liturgical
Novelty Fad
Batusi
Bomba
Bump

Skate Dancing

Carlton
Conga-Bunny
Crank

Cupid Shuffle
Disco
Dutty Wine
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cg0qluaxpOo
Electric Slide
Peanut Butter
Pony
Roger Rabbit
Running Man
Time Warp
Performance
Burlesque-Can-Can
Chair/Lap


Pole
Rockettes
Punk
Rave/Trance
Candy Walk
Kandi Stomping
SL Unique
Air

Mermaid

Swing

Traditional
Chinese
Geisha
Greek Zorba
Hula
Indian
Irish

Portugal

Romani
Russian
Scottish


Turkish


TYPE
CATEGORY
STYLE
Anim
Stand
Ache
Air
Air Guitar
Angry
Applaud
Arms Crossed
Arms Folded
Ballet
Batting
Beg
Bored
Bow
Brush Clothes
Bugs
Burlesque -CanCan
Call
Check Nails
Cheerleader
Cheesecake
Clean
Cleavage
Conductor
Cough
Danger
Die-Collapse
DJ
Drunk
Exercise
Exhausted
Face Scratch
Fidget
Fight
Finish
Flip
Flirt
Gesture
Greeting
Hail Cab
Hand on Breast
Hand on Elbow
Hand on Groin
Hand on Hip
Hand Touches Hair
Hands at Side
Hands Behind
Hands Over Head
Hands Up
Hang
Head Movement
Headbanging
Hide
Hold Something
Hug
Insult
Kiss
Knee Wiggle
Laugh
Lean Forward
Listen
Look at Nails
Look at Watch
Look for
Macho
Model
Pace
Palms Facing Out
Peace
Possessed
Read
Religious
Robot-Locking
Roll
Sad
Scratch
Shot
Shout
Shy
Sing
Sleepy
Smoke
Sneeze
Step Aside
Stop It
Talk
Think
Throw
Tied Up
To Crouch
To Knees
To Ground Sit
To Lie
To Sit
Toilet
Touch Foot
Touch Hair
Turn
Upside Down
Wash-Shower
Wiggle
Zombie
Sit
*
Ground Sit
*
Lie
*
Fly
*
Swim
*
Fly
*
Jump
*
Hover
*


REFERENCES
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_dance_style_categories
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novelty_dance