Newcomer Class Notes

2017 Standard and Latin

Waltz
Figure Timing Alignment of Step 1
Left Foot Closed Change 1,2,3 DW
123 Natural Turn 1,2,3 DW
456 Natural Turn 1,2,3 LOD
Right Foot Closed Change 1,2,3 DC
123 Reverse Turn 1,2,3 DC
123 Reverse Turn 1,2,3 LOD
To Turn Corner
Left Foot Closed Change 1,2,3 DW
123 Natural Turn 1,2,3 DW
456 Natural Turn 1,2,3 LOD
Right Foot Closed Change 1,2,3 DC
New Wall
Left Foot Closed Change 1,2,3 DW
123 Natural Turn 1,2,3 DW
456 Natural Turn 1,2,3 LOD
Right Foot Closed Change 1,2,3 DC
123 Reverse Turn 1,2,3 DC
123 Reverse Turn 1,2,3 LOD
New stuff
Whisk 1,2,3 DW
Chasse from PP 1,2,&3 LOD
Continue with Natural Turn 1,2,3-4,5,6 DW
Cha-Cha
Figure Timing
Side Prep Step 1
Basic x2 (2,3,4,&,1-2,3,4,&,1)*2
New York in LSP 2,3,4,&,1
New York in RSP 2,3,4,&,1
New York in LSP 2,3,4,&,1
Spot Turn 2,3,4,&,1
Hand to Hand in RSP 2,3,4,&,1
Hand to Hand in LSP 2,3,4,&,1
Hand to Hand in RSP 2,3,4,&,1
Spot Turn (under arm) 2,3,4,&,1
connect to basics
Jive
Figure Timing
Basic (aka. Rock Step,Triple Step, Triple Step) 1,2,3,a,4,5,a,6
Fallaway Throwaway 1,2,3,a,4,5,a,6
Change of Places L to R with under arm turn 1,2,3,a,4,5,a,6
Change of Hands Behind the Back 1,2,3,a,4,5,a,6
Change of Hands Behind the Back 1,2,3,a,4,5,a,6
Link 1,2,3,a,4,5,a,6
connect to basic
Quickstep
Figure Timing Alignment
Quarter Turn to Right SQQS DW
Progressive Chasse SQQS DC
Lock Step SQQS DW
Natural Turn SQQSSS DW
Rumba
Figure Timing
Side Prep Step 1
Basic x2 (2,3,41-2,3,41)*2
New York in LSP 2,3,41
New York in RSP 2,3,41
New York in LSP 2,3,41
Cuban Rock 2,3,41
New York in LSP 2,3,41
Spot Turn 2,3,41
Hand to Hand in RSP 2,3,41
Hand to Hand in LSP 2,3,41
Hand to Hand in RSP 2,3,41
Spot Turn (under arm) 2,3,41
connect to basics
Tango
Figure Timing Alignment
2 Walks SS DW
Progressive Link QQ DW
Closed Promenade SQQS LOD