ISTD Latin American Dance Faculty – Samba Syllabus


These DVDs are designed to complement the technique book by showing you the visual of all the syllabus steps with correct technique demonstrated by world’s leading dance couples. It will be a valuable reference for every Amateur or Professional dancer. Each ISTD syllbus figure is demonstrated step-by-step showing how the figures are constructed. They are danced with and without music incorporating Lead, Shape and Style. Alternative endings and developments are also included. The DVD is a useful reference not only for examination training, but also for training competitors who dance restricted syllabus. If you are in any doubt as to how a basic figure should be danced you can click straight to the figure in question without searching through lots of text.

Rhythm/Style: Samba
Dancer (Instructor): Presented by Lorna Lee
Level of Dance: Syllabus
Format: DVD / All Regions

Original price was: $75.00.Current price is: $19.00.

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Demonstrated by: Sergey Sourkov & Agnieszka Melnicka
and Ralf Muller & Olga Muller-Omeltchenko

  • Basic Movement (Natural, Reverse, Side & Progressive)
  • Whisks (also with Lady’s Underarm Turn)
  • Samba Walks (Promenade, Side & Stationery)
  • Stationary Samba Walk with Underarm turn
  • Rhythm Bounce
  • Shadow travelling Volta movement
  • Shadow circular Volta movement
  • Criss Cross & Solo Spot Volta movement
  • Travelling Bota Fogo (forward & backward)
  • Shadow, Promenade & Counter Promenade Bota fogos
  • Criss Cross & Contra Bota fogos
  • Foot changes
  • Reverse turn
  • Corta Jaca
  • Closed Rocks, Open Rocks and Back Rocks
  • Plait
  • Rolling off the Arm
  • Argentine Crosses
  • Maypole
  • Roundabout
  • Natural Roll
  • Reverse Roll
  • Promenade & Counter Promenade Runs
  • Three Step turn
  • Samba Locks
  • Cruzados Walks & Locks