Foxtrot dance music ~ information and examples!The foxtrot is typically danced to big band swing-style music written in 4/4 time. The music tempo is 120 to 136 beats per minute. Foxtrot music is often suitable for swing dancing as well as for foxtrot dancing.
Foxtrot Music Examples
Foxtrot SongsThis is a list of popular and recognizable songs that the Foxtrot can be danced to. Studying this list and hearing and thinking about each song should give you a good idea of the rhythmic feel of the Foxtrot. While we do not carry CD's containing these selections we do offer a great practice CD with music written especially for Foxtrot.
Foxtrot CD'sDue to the high number of danceable songs included on each, these CD's offer an exceptional value for those seeking Foxtrot music. While we do not carry these CD's we do offer a great practice CD with music written especially for Foxtrot.
Compact Jazz - Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong
Contents: "A Foggy Day,” “Cheek to Cheek,” Can't We Be Friends,” and "Let's Call The Whole Thing Off.”
Music For Swinging Lovers - Frank Sinatra
The Capitol Years - Frank Sinatra
Dione Warwick Sings Cole Porter