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Advanced Salsa Turns 3: The Tango Twist

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  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 11:21
  • Media: Video/mp4
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unrestricted
  • Download: MP4 (iPod compatible)
  • Size: 40 MB
  • Posted: 02/02/2009

This lesson is part of the following series:

Advanced Salsa Turns - Full Series (6 lessons, $13.86)

This instructional series is chock-full of fun and unique Salsa partnerwork combinations sure to make you want to get on the dance floor and show off your Salsa dancing skills! In this video lesson, geared towards the intermediate or advanced Salsa dancer, you will learn how to do do the Tango Twist. This dance move is taught as part of a salsa partnerwork combination with several other salsa maneuvers (European Cross Body Lead, Tango Twist to Shoulder Check, Body Check to Alternating Turns, and Copa to 360). With clear explanations, different angle demonstrations, styling tips for ladies, and high-quality footage filmed in HD, you're in for a real treat! You will soon impress your friends with your new Salsa repertoire!

Lesson features include intricate and unique dance pattern with styling tips for ladies, 100% leadable, over 10 eight-counts of partnerwork, demonstrated ON1 and ON2, filmed in High-Definition, music by internationally renowned New York orchestra La Excelencia! and bonus material of a dance from one of our competitions.

This video lesson is part of a six-lesson series taken from Carlos and Azucena’s instructional DVD, ‘Everyone Can Salsa’. The lessons in this series include:
Part 1/6: Illusion Arm Spiral: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1248
Part 2/6: Drop it Like It’s Hot: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1249
Part 3/6: Tango Twist: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1250
Part 4/6: European Double Jacket: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1251
Part 5/6: Coke Turner Breakdown: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1252
Part 6/6: Thread the Needle: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/1253

Carlos and Azucena have made a name in the International Salsa scene as performers, teachers, and competitors. They have won several titles including 4-time Texas Salsa champions, and finalists in the 1st World Salsa Championships. they have also been featured in ESPN, The Cristina Show (Univion), American Latino TV, FOX 7 News, and TV Azteca among others. Born and raised in Mexico, they are based in Austin, Texas.

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Carlos Leon
Carlos Leon
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12/09/2008

Carlos & Azucena have made a name in the International Salsa scene as performers, instructors and competitors. They have won several titles including 4-time Texas Salsa Open Champions, 3rd place at the 2008 World Salsa Championships in the team division, and finalists at the 2005 World Salsa Championships. They have also been featured in ESPN, The Cristina Show (Univision), American Latino TV, and "Que Pasa Austin", among others.
Visit their website at http://www.JazzyDanceCo.com/ to find out more about their subscription-based online Salsa lessons and other products for Salsa dancers.

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