Private Latin Dance Lessons - Jenifer & Craig @ Pullenvale
Lesson 1 Bachata - Saturday 14 August 2021
See below for various Bachata videos. For more videos, go to my Bachata webpage here.
Lesson 2 Bachata - Saturday 21 August 2021
- Revised last week's lesson - Basic Step and Flick Turn
- Learned Single Arm Turn of Follower to Follower's Right
- Leader lifts his Left Arm Up on "8" of Basic Step
- Refer to "Basic Follower Turns" video below for the version starting around 0:50
- Learned Turn of Leader to the Left with Change of Hands Behind the Back
- Refer to "Basic Leader Turns" video below for the version starting about 0:50
Lesson 3 Bachata - Sunday 5 September 2021
***** VIDEOS *****
Bachata Basic Step (Side to Side Step)
Practising the Basic Turns Without Your Partner
- Referred to as Rollaways in this video
- This video does a flick turn back to back; we just did a flick turn on 1-2-3-4, then half basic on 5-6-7-8.
Basic Follower Turns
Basic Leader Turns
- Refer to the first move shown in the video. This is the Cuddle In and Out Move we learned in Lesson 3.
- Start in Two-Handed Hold, Leader lifts his Right arm up on 8, then turns Follower Clockwise into Cuddle/Cradle/Wrap position. Then turn Follower Anti-Clockwise to lead Follower out of Cuddle.