In a couple of previous posts, I have announced SqAC, told you a little about it, and pointed you to where to play with it. But what exactly is it doing? Continue reading “How SqAC Works”
In the final week of June, Diana and I attended our first caller school. I’ve been mentored by callers for about a year and a half now, and Diana has been listening in, but did not yet have the official schooling. I called us “wannabe” callers. Now we moved up in the world: we’re newbies!
Caller school was an exciting and mind-opening experience for a wannabe. If you are serious about being a caller, you can’t go without it.
My work on SqAC may slow down a bit, as I focus a bit more on improving my own skills rather than the computer’s. I certainly intend to continue developing SqAC as the tool that I envision for it to become, but I have to balance that development time with growing my own calling and teaching skills.
Until the next post…
Square Auto-Choreographer (SqAC, pronounced ‘squawk’) is an app to assist a caller, or even a square dancer, in calling patter. Continue reading “Introducing Square Auto-Choreographer”
As I went through my first caller class, I immediately started thinking: “I could write a program to help me with this.” As I continued to learn, I continued to be just a bit distracted as I evolved my program idea. Continue reading “A new app for square dancing is coming!”