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Turns & Spins: Part 2 – Outside Swivels

Filed in Turns & Spins by on December 15, 2013 0 Comments
Turns & Spins: Part 2 – Outside Swivels

  The Second Element – “Dancing Outside Swivels” The Outside Swivel is a popular type of swivel used in all dances – especially Argentine Tango. It is also the foundation for the fourth type of turn in our list – Pivot Turns. As we discussed in Part 1 of this series on turns and spins, […]

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Dance Balance – The Elusive Quality (Part 3 of 3)

Filed in Balance by on December 8, 2013 1 Comment
Dance Balance – The Elusive Quality (Part 3 of 3)

Improving Balance – The Elusive Quality (A three part series) As mentioned in the two previous issues, there are three main elements necessary to develop excellent balance: The First Element – “The Supporting Leg” (Part 1 of 3) We refer to the constant awareness of the supporting leg which is necessary for good body balance. […]

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Dance Balance – The Elusive Quality (Part 2 of 3)

Filed in Balance by on November 24, 2013 0 Comments
Dance Balance – The Elusive Quality (Part 2 of 3)

Improving Balance – The Elusive Quality (A three element series) In our previous issue, we introduced the “First Element” of balance: “The Supporting Leg” This refers to the constant awareness of the supporting leg, which is essential for good body balance. It is the supporting leg that sustains the body upright. The Second Element – […]

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Power and Control on the Dance Floor

Filed in Power & Control by on May 15, 2013 0 Comments
Power and Control on the Dance Floor

There are three main factors at work in our development of power and control on the dance floor: 1) Balance – covered in a previous series 2) Source of power – which starts with the use of the supporting leg and moves up to body projection. 3) Control – alternating body movement and leg movement. […]

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How To Hear The Beat in the Music

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How To Hear The Beat in the Music

Learning to hear the different beats in music is like learning a new language. For example, when first starting to learn a foreign language, it seems as if all the words run together into one long sentence.  However, as we become familiar with the words and get used to listening to the flow, structure, and […]

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Turns & Spins: Part 1 – Inside Swivels

Filed in Turns & Spins by on May 15, 2013 0 Comments
Turns & Spins: Part 1 – Inside Swivels

  The First Element – “Dancing Inside Swivels” Turns and spins are fun to do! However, they require some specific skills. You must first become aware of the different types of turns and the most common problems you might encounter. Then you are ready to start your adventure in turns. Types of Turns Very simply, […]

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Beginners Dance Videos

Filed in Videos by on May 3, 2013 0 Comments
Beginners Dance Videos

BEGINNER DANCE INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO COLLECTION A complete Home Study Course for the Absolute Beginner Big Band, Swing & Nightclub Dancing Latin Dancing & Argentine Tango Our Beginners Series covers three basic steps for each of  the 14 dances covered in the entire Collection of both – “Big Band, Swing &  Nightclub Dancing” and “Latin Dancing […]

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Librero’s Online Dance Classes

Filed in Videos by on May 2, 2013 0 Comments
Librero’s Online Dance Classes

Intermediate Salsa: Lady’s Outside Turn to Hammerlock and Enchufe to Overhead Drape Add Fun and Variety To Your Dancing with Librero’s New Dance Class Reviews For information about our online classes go to: www.LibrerosOnlineDanceStudio.com  

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Dance Balance – The Elusive Quality (Part 1 of 3)

Filed in Balance by on April 9, 2013 0 Comments
Dance Balance – The Elusive Quality (Part 1 of 3)

Improving Balance – The Elusive Quality (A three element series) Balance is one of the most important prerequisites to good dancing! So when we learn to dance, we gradually develop excellent balance and poise as major benefits of our practice and commitment. That said, it doesn’t always come easy in the beginning. As a matter […]

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