Advanced Beginner Partnerwork Lesson 6 – Touch & Go + Combo Continued

There are different ways to perform a Double spin. We’ll start this combo with a variation known as a Touch & Go. Then we will apply everything that you’ve learned before from lessons 1 through 5 and put it all together! This combination now includes the following skills: Touch & Go Spin – Copa – Basket – Walkaround

Lets get creative! Come up with one or two combos of your own using the 8 basics. Upload a video of yourself and share it with us. We would love to see what you come up with!

Lets learn our next combo using only the 8 basic moves from the beginner level. This will help you better understand the options that exist for leading and following the basics.

Lets learn our next combo using only the 8 basic moves from the beginner level. This will help you better understand the options that exist for leading and following the basics.

We will need a lot of practice in order to master our 8 basics. You’ve learned your first combo already, let’s learn another!

Think of each move in your 8 basics like a Lego piece that can be combined with any other Lego piece. There’s a lot that you can do with just these 8 moves. Mathematically, the number of possible permutations for just 8 items would be 40,320. That’s a lot of different arrangements! For followers, this means it’s important to learn to understand the signals and improve reaction time rather than learning the routines. Following is not the same as memorizing choreography. On the dance floor, these moves could come in any order.

This is the last part of our beginner combo. We will now apply everything that we’ve learned before from lessons 1 through 11 and put it all together. This combination now includes all eight of the basic steps from Beginner level 1:

1. Basic Step
2. Cross body Lead
3. Traveling Left Turn
4. Stationary Single Right Turn
5. Catwalk & Left Turn
6. Open Break
7. Broken Left Turn
8. Traveling Right Turn

There are many different ways we can combine the 8 basic steps above. To master our 8 basics, we’ll need to learn how to combine the moves in different ways which we will demonstrate in the next few lessons.

Now apply everything that you’ve learned before from lessons 1 through 6 and put it all together! This combination now includes the following steps: Basic Step – Cross Body Lead – Right Turn – Catwalk – Left Turn.

In this lesson we show you how to put together the steps you’ve already learned from Lessons 1 through 4 into a simple turn combination. This combination includes the following steps: Basic Step – Cross Body Lead – Right Turn