dance to

dance to (something)

To dance while listening to something in particular (such as a song or a beat). We can't slow dance to this song, it's too fast. Oh, I can dance to a catchy tune like that!
See also: dance

dance to something

to respond to music or rhythm with dancing. I can't dance to that fast beat! That music is horrible. No one can dance to that.
See also: dance
References in classic literature ?
When she wanted to dance to the right, the shoes would dance to the left, and when she wanted to dance up the room, the shoes danced back again, down the steps, into the street, and out of the city gate.
Then he wanted the dance to end that he might get rid of his partner.
Thank you, it's a very interesting dance to watch,' said Alice, feeling very glad that it was over at last: `and I do so like that curious song about the whiting
From Mozart Rachel passed without stopping to old English hunting songs, carols, and hymn tunes, for, as she had observed, any good tune, with a little management, became a tune one could dance to.
The half of them dance to the tambourine; some go below; some sleep or lie among the coils of rigging.
The musicians will sit in their gallery," said the young Student, "and play upon their stringed instruments, and my love will dance to the sound of the harp and the violin.
Hinman taught a combination of ball room and folk dance to both sexes at Chicago's Hull House as early as 1897, and ten years later, the Principal at P.
Above all, always focus on relaxing into the stillness of the central axis while allowing the rest of the dance to flow around it in a natural response to the music with which you are moving.
Women got tired of standing back," says Native American dance educator and elder Louis Mofsie (Hopi/Winnebago), "so they developed this dance to say 'Look, we can dance as well as the men, maybe even a little better.
They are asked to change their dancing, often with little practice, because after all, they should be able to dance to any music, any tempo, with any partner, and still be graceful.
Stella Matsuda knew she would be a dancer when she watched a friend tap dance to the Andrews Sisters' ``Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree'' in the middle of an Arizona desert.
Plug'N'Play Video Game Lets the Whole Family Dance to Classic Disney Songs as Beloved Disney Characters
Tomko's study shows how much we have to discover about the centrality of dance to our history, our culture, and our national identity.
Jill opened her own school and taught dance to children and to American servicemen stationed in England.
This season, he's been commissioned by NYU/Tisch Dance to create a new dance; with a space grant from Joyce SoHo he'll be making new work for his own troupe; and on April 29 and 30, he'll present some of it at the new Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theater at Symphony Space in New York.