Dancing Basics with Passion – Samba

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Slavik & Karina began competing together in 2001, and amazingly rose to the finals of the Open World British Championships on their first attempt. Prior to their partnership, Slavik was the World & European Amateur Latin Chapion, and Karina was the British Naional Champion and World finslist. They have appeared in movies and television commercials and are currently runners up in the World Latin and British Open Latin. Corky Ballas brings to you with Slavik & Karina “Dancing Basics with Passion”. Bronze thru Gold.

Rhythm/Style: Samba
Dancer (Instructor): Slavik Kryklyvyy & Karina Smirnoff
Level of Dance: All Levels
Format: DVD / All Regions
Approx: 87 min.


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International Style Latin Figures – Samba

History of Samba
Body Positions and Holds
Bronze Level – Samba Warm Up
1. Natural Basic
2. Reverse Basic
3. Progressive Basic
4. Whisks to Left and Right
5. Promenade Samba Walk
6. Side Samba Walk
7. Stationary Samba Walk
8. Rhythm Bounce
9. Volta Movements
10. Traveling Bota Fogos
11. Criss Cross Bota Fogos and Voltas
Bronze Samba Routine

Silver Level – Samba Warm Up
12. Traveling Back Bota Fogos
13. Bota Fogos to Promenade and Counter Promenade Position
14. Shadow Traveling Voltas
15. Reverse Turn
16. Corta Jacka
17. Closed Rocks
18. Open Rocks
19. Back Rocks
20. Plait
21. Rolling Off the Arm
22. Argentine Cross
23. The Maypole
24. Shadow Circular Voltas
Methods of Changing Feet
Silver Samba Routine

Gold Level
25. Contra Bota Fogos
26. Roundabout to Right and Left
27. The Natural Roll
28. The Reverse Roll
29. Promenade Runs with 1,2,3 Timing
30. Three Step Turn
31. The Cruzado Locks
32. The Samba Lock
Gold Level – Samba Warm Up
Gold Samba Routine