Cleveland Salsa Passion

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Salsa Syllabus


Novice 1 Level

Important Concepts in Novice 1 Level

1) Weight Change

2) Dancing Frame

3) Proper Hand Hold for Connecting with Partner

Novice 1 Level

1) Salsa Basic in Closed Hold, and in Open Hold

2) Cross Body Lead in Closed Hold, and in Open Hold

3) Lady: Underarm Right Turn ( Man: One Hand & Two Hand Leads)

Man: Right Turn on 1-3


Novice 2 Level

Improtant Concepts in Novice 2 Level

1) Keeping the frame

2) Being On Time

2) Connecting With Partner Light, Being on one's own weight

3) Understanding Clave Timing/Structure and Tumbao Rhythm

Novice 2 and 3 Level Moves

1) Lady's Walk

2) Back Spot Turn, followed by Cross Body Lead

3) Cross Body lead ending in One Hand Hold, followed by Lady's Underarm turn





Intermediate Level

Improtant Concepts in Intermeidate Level


1) Connecting with Partner

2) Use of Turning Techniques: Prep, Using Upper Body, Spotting, Foot Pressure

3) Musical Clarity - Recognizing Different Rhythms, Controlling Speed, & Change of Timing

Intermediate Level Moves

1) LA Snap Out and Lady's Travelling Turns - Left & Right; Lady's Arm Styling Through Traveling Turns)

2) Leader: Lady's Walk Ending in Shadow Position; Cross Body Lead Ending in Shadow Position; Shadow Cross Body Lead & Variations

3) Basket & Variations

4) Wrap/Cuddle/ Butterfly & Variations


5) Copa & Variations


Advanced Level Moves

1) 360 Degree Turn & Variations

2) Advanced Copa & Variations


Styling Elements


Styling: (Lady's) Hair Comb, Diva Pose, Head Roll, Kick, Tap, Hip Roll, Catwalk, Swivel, Body Roll, Run, Ronde

Styling: (Man's) Head Loop, Hand Throw


Salsa Styling & Tricks Syllabus

Syllabus - Styling & Tricks






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