CULTURE

3.1. Practicas & Milongas

  • explain the difference
  • tandas, cortinas, TT-V-TT-M, cumparsita
  • line of dance & floorcraft

MOVEMENT

3.2 Forward Ochos from the Cross

  • from the "5" (all missions built on Basic Step)
  • leader steps in place during ochos
  • technique: Pivot then extension then step

3.3 Basic Step with Back Ochos

  • starts from the "2"
  • notice two solo leader weight shifts to enter & exit ochos

3.4 Basic Step w/ Front & Back Ochos

  • combine figures above
  • change # of ochos