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Rumba

Beginner Rumba Moves – Fan – Sliding Doors – Underarm Turn Right

Rumba Moves – Class 005 – Beginner Moves

We demonstrate three easy-to-follow moves for you to learn each week, including lead-and-follow instructions and timing. You will become more confident and proficient as you build up the number of moves you know.

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Rumba Moves – Fan, Sliding Doors, Underarm Turn Right

LEVEL: Beginner
STYLE: Rumba
This variation combines Fan into Sliding Doors, although any figure that ends in Fan Position would be possible as an entry. Notice the mans right hand extended to indicate the Sliding Doors lead and the raising of the joined hands over the lady’s head before ending on the mans right side. Take care to extend the arms as the lady passes from side to side and a release of hold with the right hand as the left hand turns the lady strongly to face each other before the Underarm Turn Right.

Rumba Week 005 Class – Videos

Dance lessons are delivered by two video tutorials for each class. One video demonstrates three moves, and one shows how to put those moves together in a dance to music. (This class is for members – please Join the Site for access to all the classes).

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Example of how to put the 3 moves together to make a dance. Music was by DJ Ice “Lose You To Love Me” if you want to play the tune to dance to and practice. (There is no sound due to copyright).

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Waltz

Learn Waltz Dance Moves – 1-3 Natural Turn – Back Whisk – Chasse from Promenade Position

Waltz Moves – Class 005 – Beginner Moves

We demonstrate three easy-to-follow moves for you to learn each week, including lead-and-follow instructions and timing. You will become more confident and proficient as you build up the number of moves you know.

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Waltz Moves – 1-3 Natural Turn, Back Whisk, Chasse from Promenade Position

LEVEL: Beginner
STYLE: Waltz
This amalgamation combines the first part of the Natural Turn as a link to the Whisk. This is known as the Back Whisk as the man commences moving backwards and, in this instance, turn is also made. Very useful at a corner but can also be danced on the side of the room making a little more turn. Be careful as lady to remain in contact to the man when the Promenade is achieved. The following Chasse is as normal, try to develop the gradual rise over the first three steps and the following figure will be commenced with the man taking his right foot past the lady’s right foot, known as ‘outside partner’.

Waltz Week 005 Class – Videos

Dance lessons are delivered by two video tutorials for each class. One video demonstrates three moves, and one shows how to put those moves together in a dance to music. (This class is for members – please Join the Site for access to all the classes).

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Example of how to put the 3 moves together to make a dance. Music was by DJ Ice “I Look To You” if you want to play the tune to dance to and practice. (There is no sound due to copyright).

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Jive

Jive Steps – Change of Places Right to Left – Catapult – Link

Jive Moves – Class 005 – Beginner Moves

We demonstrate three easy-to-follow moves for you to learn each week, including lead-and-follow instructions and timing. You will become more confident and proficient as you build up the number of moves you know.

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Jive Moves – Change of Places Right to Left, Catapult, Link

LEVEL: Beginner
STYLE: Jive
The first figure can be danced turning the lady under the left hand and then changing hold, or as demonstrated in this lesson, either way the Catapult must be led with the man and lady’s right hands joined. Keep the chasse steps small in order to keep the lady close during the Catapult and a strong pull of the left hand in order to spin the lady at the end. The basic Link has been used to return to normal hold but any suitable figure could follow depending on which hand catches the lady after her spin.

Jive Week 005 Class – Videos

Dance lessons are delivered by two video tutorials for each class. One video demonstrates three moves, and one shows how to put those moves together in a dance to music. (This class is for members – please Join the Site for access to all the classes).

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Example of how to put the 3 moves together to make a dance. Music was by DJ Ice “Blinding Lights” if you want to play the tune to dance to and practice. (There is no sound due to copyright).

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We want to make sure you are happy with the site and the way training and information is delivered. You should be comfortable with the format of the weekly lessons and learn at your own pace. To help you try the lessons before taking out membership we have made some classes free of charge for you to trial them before joining. Please click below to see the sample classes, and also the content of all the other classes currently available:

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