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 Rumba video instructors: Free dance lesson for beginners in Rumba By Olga Divakova and Vadim Garbuzov - the International Rumba Basic Step - if you can learn this step you  can dance the Rumba tonight at a party or night club:

  Cha-cha video instructor: Irina Prodan-Yasel - Certified Teacher,   Associate Member of CDTA, registered dancesport Coach and Adjudicator
  The International Cha-Cha Basic and Intermediate Steps

   Basic Step fwd. + Man's Hip Twist (Ronde Basic) 23 4&1
   Lady's Walks to Fan, Man's Cross Basic to Fan 23 4&1
   Hockey Stick 23 4&1 23 4&1:
Paso Doble
Paso Doble Open:
Long side 1 - starts man facing corner, lady facing him
1-4 raise, 5-6 spins, 7-8 man reaches over, 1-2 hold, 3-4 throws to center, 5-6 walk in closed position, 7&8 reverse turn
1-2 rope spinning, 3- close, 5-8 cape, &1-7 path
1-4 she spins, man into press line
1-2 close, 3-4 rise, &5-8 close facing center with swivel
1-2 close, 3-4 ronde, 5-6 change place, &7 posing

 Jive Open Routine/composition

introduction : 1. 1-3 still 4 turn, 5 accent, 6-5 locks forward to join,
5 shadow on left foot, 6,7 still, and 8 chasse
2. 1-8 cross with kicks; 3. 1-4 hops
4. 5&6 reaching up, 7,8 standing on left foot
5. 1-4 traveling kick-ball-change; 6. 5,6 walk with rotating shoulders
7. 7&8 lock; 8. 1,2,3&4 cross; 9. 5-8 swivels with kick;
10. long cross 1,2,3-4; 11. 5,6 close; 12. 7,8 wave;
13. 1-6 fall away throw away; 14. 7,8; 15. 5- points going around;
16. 4 close feet; 17. 5-8 knee shake; 18. 1,2 point;
19. 3&4 chasse; 20. 5-8 change of place;
21. 1-8, 1-4 New Yorks with spins; 22. 5-2 Shugar Push;
23. 3-8 fall away throw away; 24. 1-5 bring lady behind; 25. 6-8 still;
26. 3,4 rise; 27. 5&6 back lock; 28. 7-2 sailor walk;
29. 3-6 traveling kick ball changes; 30. &7 chasse; 31. 8 swivel;
32. 1&2 chasse; 33. 3-6 twice - cross with kicks;
34. 7,8& man's lock to lady's left; 35. 1,2 swivel to left;
36. 3-8 merenge (side step)

 Cha-cha-cha Open Routine/composition
 Cha-cha-cha routine
Starts back to audience: preparation, walk around, ronde, zigzag trail
Cuban brake, lock forward, natural top, opening out
fan, hockey stick, spin to parallel position
New Yorks - 1 regular, 2 quicks and again 1 regular
under arm turn, locks back, under arm turn, opening out
swivels, kneeling position, play, raise, lock forward with overturn
join, drop, body swing, separate

 Samba Open Routine/composition

Part 1

1-4 preparation; 5 accent both feet
6 man left foot weight; 7, 8 walks RL (1st 8)
1-6 promenade run; 7&8 pivot (2nd 8)
1,2 promenade run &3&4 volta; 5-8 locks in and out (3rd 8)
&1,2 man change foot, lady cruzado with spin; &3&4 locks forward
&,5,&,6 swivel into seat pose; 7,8 hips (4th 8)
&1 man foot change; 2 another cruzado walk S
3&4 run; 5-7 zigzag trail
&a8 stand up (5th 8)
&1,2 opposite direction pose on left foot, head back
&3-6 zigzag trail
7&8 forward lock (6th 8)
1-4 cruzado run
5,6 crab pose
7,8 man rises, lady spins behind him (7th 8)

Part 2

1&2 zigzag trail;  &3&4 left side volta with flicks to audience
5,6 left whisk in side to side position
7,8 right whisk with ronde into samba walk right foot, man behind (8th 8)
1,2,3&4,5,6&7&8 cruzado in shadow position starts from left foot walk: SSQQSSQQQQS (9th 8)
1,2,3,4 crab pose with lady's gun kick
5,6 rise into step - right foot side, left close
7,8 cruzado walk (10th 8)
1-6 promenade run with one hand hold
&7,8 in and out (11th 8)
1&2 side close forward RLR; 3&4 locks; 5 walk; 6&7&8 chasse (12th 8)
1-6 roll starting from right foot back
7,8 right close, left, she turns (13th 8)
1-6 twist walk; 7,8 RL walks, she turns (14th 8)

How to dance the Samba - an upbeat, lively dance routine followed by lesson that is characterized by its bounce and rolling hip action tips:


New Dance Choreography based through to the electric "Cellblock Tango" to heat of "All That Jazz" from beloved musical "Chicago" on Strictly Come Dancing 2007 Show. Strictly Come Dancing isn't just about the dance moves. There's a lot more that goes on behind the scenes...

                    


Samba training by Latin Dance Teacher Alex Litvinov:





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