Video Links    



see our workshop page for the video links that follow-up some of our classes/workshops

 

Tango (American Style)
Class recap - Spring 2016

taught at Allens Lane Art Center
(1:57 )
Moves: this video has narration

 

 
Swing-outs, Pivaloop, Wedding Cake
Variations
- Lesson recap
taught at Mostly Waltz, Oct 25, '15
(1:07 )
Moves: this video has narration

Rhythm Breaks
recently taught at Mostly Waltz Oct 25, '15
(2
:08)

Moves: side slips ~ grapevines ~ pivots ~ hesitation steps ~ cantor rhythms

We like these moves because
they're a nice variety (or "break")
from the usual waltz "sway


Tuck turn, Peel & Catch Variations
taught at Mostly Waltz, Aug 30, '15

(00:49 )
Moves: this video has narration
Zig-Zag Variations - Lesson recap
recently taught at Mostly Waltz, Nov 30, '14
(1:13 )
Moves: (00:10) the first "zig-around" ~ (00:40) the first transition from reverse zig-zags to forward zig-zags with a ladies counter clockwise twirl ~ plus general noodling of "zig-zag"ing.

Waltz Flourishes - "Endearing Charms"
recently taught at Mostly Waltz, Fall, '14

(02:15 )
Moves: rotary waltz ~ twinkle step ~ mirror cross-steps ~ man under arch ~ clockwise twirl ~ zig-zags (fwd) ~ zig-zags (reverse) or ochos ~ clockwise twirl ~ rotary waltz ~

The "Optical Illusion"
from our workshop material
(2
:41)

This is a good waltz move to have
in your repertoire.


Waltz Figures in Promenade
taught at Mostly Waltz, Aug. 26, 07
(
02:00 )

Moves: rotary waltz to promenade in basic cape position handhold ~ men's "half-nelson" ~ tandem turns ~ woman in half-nelson ~ convolutions ~ rotary waltz

Tandem zig-zags & Tandem turns
as taught at Mostly Waltz, Oct 27, '13
(0
:44)

Moves: rotary waltz ~ transition to shadow (lead switches feet) ~ tandem zig-zags ~ transition to man in front ~ tandem zig-zags ~ tandem turn left ~ tandem turn right ~ transition to closed (lead switches feet)



One Good Turn Deserves Another
as taught at Mostly Waltz, Apr 28, '13
(0
:57)

Moves: rotary waltz ~ man under the arch ~ transition to promenade, transition to skater's handhold ~ whoosh variation ~ transition back to rotary waltz ~ pivots ~

Swing Lessons Recap Fall 2012
as taught at Allens lane Art Center
(7:20)


Waltzing to Latin Flavored Music
as taught at Mostly Waltz, Aug 26, '12
(
:20 short!)

Also posted on the
Waltz Lab, these
moves are from a longer routine
Waltz Flourishes - Lesson recap
as taught at Mostly Waltz, June 24, '12
(2:32)
This material is mostly from
Ari Levitt's workshops he taught here
in April. (Ari's videos).

Waltzing to Latin Flavored Music
from classes in Willow Grove, PA Nov. 07,
(01:10)

Moves: lunge/corté (or scorpion, shown on Part A repeat) ~ rotary ~" un-grapevine" ~ rotary ~ pivots ~ pull & pushes ~ swivels ~ rotary ~ pivots ending with CW twirl out ~
Waltz Flourishes - Lesson recap
Prep for our lesson on Jul 24, 2011.
(1:14 )
Moves: pivot / twirl ~ pivot/ free twirl ~ chained rollaways ~ man under the arch / pivot loop ~ man under the arch /
CCW twirl / back to rotary waltz

Easter Promenading - Lesson recap
as taught at Mostly Waltz, April 24, '11
(1:13 )
Moves: rotary waltz ~ "man under arch" transition to promenade ~ optical illusion ~ around the world to skater's handhold ~ whoosh ~ promenade zig-zags with setup to the "lean" ~ rotary waltz ~swivels
Waltz Flourishes - Lesson recap
as taught at Mostly Waltz, Dec. 27, '09
(1:19 )
Moves: walk around wrap into cradle ~ rotating cradle ~ quadruple unwrap from cradle ~ wedding cake

Waltz Flourishes - Lesson recap
as taught at Mostly Waltz, June 28, '09
(
3:58 )
Moves: rotary waltz to skater's promenade ~ whoosh ~ zig-zags (reverse) ~ zig-zags (fwd) ~ ochos ~ rotary waltz
Waltz Flourishes - Pre-dance lesson
taught at Mostly Waltz, Nov. 30, 08
(
0:44 )

Moves: (total routine is 16 measures) rotary waltz ~ twinkle step ~ mirror cross-steps ~ man under arch ~ clockwise twirl ~

zig-zags (fwd) ~ ochos ~ clockwise twirl


Waltz Figures in Promenade
taught at Mostly Waltz, Aug. 26, 07
(
02:00 )

Moves: rotary waltz to promenade in basic cape position handhold ~ men's "half-nelson" ~ tandem turns ~ woman in half-nelson ~ convolutions ~ rotary waltz
Grapevines intoTwirls
from classes in Blue Bell, PA, Feb. 07,
(
00:50)
Moves: rotary waltz ~
grapevine to man's left ~ clockwise twirl

Zig-Zags & Grapevines
from classes in Blue Bell, PA, Feb. 07,
(
01:09)
Moves: rotary waltz ~ zig-zags (fwd) ~ grapevine to man's right ~ zig-zags (reverse) ~ grapevine to man's right
Figures in Promenade Position
from classes in Blue Bell, PA, Feb. 07,
(
01:04)
Moves: transition to promanade ~ yo-yo ~ around the world to skater's handhold ~ whoosh~ man in half-nelson ~ tandem turns ~ rotary waltz

Selections from Mostly Waltz
Glenside Memorial Hall, Glenside, PA
Sunday, March 30, 08
(03:12 )
Selections from Mostly Waltz
Feltinton Hall, Broomall, PA
Sunday, Jan 25, 09
(04:28 )