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 Monday International Latin Group Class with Tom and Monika
July and August 2011

Tango
1. Back Corte w/Open Finish
2. 4 Step to PP
3. Closed Promenade
4. Fallaway
5. Reverse Turn In Line w/Open Finish
6. Drop Telemark
7. Change Sway
8. Pivot w/Chasse and Whisk to PP
9. Promenade Pivot & Rock Turn w/Open Finish
10. Outside Swivel
11. Promenade Sway & Slip
12. 2 Walks
13. 4 Step Change
14. Progressive Link
15. Promenade Close
16. Fallaway

17. Viennese Cross
18. Contra Check to PP
19. Chasse w/Chasse and Whisk
20. Open Promenade w/Open Reverse and Rock on R & L & R Check and Link
21. Fallaway Promenade
22. Twist Turn
23. Closed Promenade

ChaCha
1. Lady's Free Spin
2. New York
3. Slide Break
4. Split Cuban Breaks
5. Launch and Check
6.
Lady's Free Spin
7. New York
8. Aida
9. Time Step
10. Continuous Locks Back
11. Rope Spinning
12. Cuban Breaks
13. Continuous Locks Forward
14. Open Hip Twist
15. Fan
16. Hockey Stick
17. Alemana

 Monday Night Group Class with Tom and Monika
November - December 2010

Foxtrot
1. Feather
2. Reverse Turn
3. 3 Step
4. Curve Feather
5. Back Bounce Fallaway
6. Hover Feather
7. Forward Lock
8. 3 Fallaway
9. Change of Direction
10. Telemark
11. Promenade Weave to Left Whisk
12. Unwind
13. Same Foot Lung
14. Telespin
15. Feather From PP
16. Top Spin 2X

17. Outside Swivel
18. Whiplash
19. Ronde and Slip
20. Reverse Wave
21. Hesitation Change
22. Repeat

Rumba
1. Open Basic
2. Cuban Rocks
3. Open Basic
4. Progressive Walks Back
5. Alemana
6. Opening Out to Right and Left (Overturned)
7. Swivels
8. Alemana
9. Circular Hip Twist to the Right with Hand Shake Hold
10. Underarm Turn to Open Basic
11. Alemana
12. Rope Spinning
13. Underarm Turn to Left
14. Reverse Top
15. Fan
16. Hockey Stick

 Tango
November - December 2010

1. 2 Walks SS
2. Reverse Turn to Open Finish QQS QQS
3. Outside Swivel S
4. Promenade Link QQ
5. Brush Tap QQ&S
6.
2 Walks SS
7. Progressive Link QQ
8. Promenade Fallaway SQQ SQQ
9. Twist Turn SQQ QQS
10. Promenade Pivot to Rock Turn SQQ SQQ
11. Back Corte SQQS
12. 1-3 of Reverse Turn QQS
13. Switch to a Back Telespin into Five Step &S &QQQQ
14. Feet Flicks Q&QQQ
15. Quarter Beat to Closed Promenade SQ&QQS
16.
2 Walks SS
17. Reverse Fallaway w/Slip Pivot QQQQ
18. Reverse Pivot to Chasse QQQQ
19. Left Lunge &S
20. Chasse QQ
21. Right Lunge &S
22. Spanish Drag to Promenade &SSS
23. Chase SQQQQ
24. Chasse Q&Q
25. Link QQ
26. Open Promenade SQQS
27. Reverse Turn QQS QQS
28. Five Step QQQQS
29. Closed Promenade SQQS

Thursday Night Foxtrot Routine (September-October 2010)
1. Closed Impetus SQQ
2. Feather Finish SQQ
3. Hover Telemark SQQ
4. Feather Step SQQ
5. Reverse Turn SQQ
6. Feather Finish SQQ
7. Three Step SQQ
8. Natural Weave SQQQQQQ
9. Reverse Turn SQQ
10. Back Check and Basic Weave SQQQQQQ
11. Reverse Wave SQQ, SQQ
12. Closed Impetus SQQ
13. Three Step SQQ
14. Natural Turn SQQ
15. Hover Feather S&QQ
16. Three Fallaways to Feather Ending QQQQ QQ QQQQ QQ
17. Three Step with Curved Feather Ending S&QQ
18. Outside Spin to Oversway S&S SS
19. Ronde to Bounce Fallaway SQQ
20. Extended Weave to Wing Position to Feather Ending QQQQ QQQQ
21. Change of Direction SS


Monday Night Waltz class with Tom
1. Prep Step
2. Natural Spin Turn
3. 4-6 Reverse Turn
4. Double Reverse Spin
5. Progressive Chasse to Right
6. Back Check
7. Running Finish
8. Forward Lock
9. Quick Open Reverse
10. Hover Corte
11. Outside Spin
12. Right Turning Lock to PP
13. Weave
14. Natural Turn
15. Impetus
16. Promenade Double Lock
17. Reverse Double Back Lock
18. Tumble Turn
19. Outside Check (Hairpin)
20. Back Transition to Same Foot Lunge and Change
21. Rise and Swivel
22. Back Lock
23. Outside Change
24. Repeat from Natural


Monday Night Samba Class with Monika (September-October 2010)
1. Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs   12& 34& 56&
2. Traveling Volta   a7a8
3. 2x Whisks   1a2 3a4
4. 2x Whisks with Lady's Underarm Turns   5a6 7a8
5. Promenade Samba Walk and Side Samba Walk    1a2 3a4 5a6 7a8
6. Criss Cross Voltas    1a2a3a4 5a6a7a8
7. 4x Stationary Samba Walk (last one: man's foot change)  1a2 3a4 5a6 7a8
8. 2x Contra Bota Fogos     1a2 3a4
9. Roundabout to left    5a6a7a8
10. 2x Contra Bota Fogos    1a2 3a4
11. Roundabout to right      5a6a7a8
12. Circular Volta to left       1a2a3a4a5a6a7a8
13. Side by Side         a1a2 a3a4 a5a6
14. Rolling off the arm (first one: man's foot change)    Man's timing: 78 1a2 3a4 5a6 7a8     Lady's timing: 7a8 1a2 3a4 5a6 7a8
15. Samba Locks + transition to closed position     1&2 3&4 5&6 7a8
16. Reverse Turn     1a2 3a4 5a6
17. Man's foot change and lady's three step turn into shadow position     Man's timing: 78      Lady's timing: 7a8
18. Cruzados Walks and Locks      12 3&4 5&6
19. Finish      7a8
20. Freestyle        12345678


  Tango

1. 2 Walks
2. Link
3. Open Promenade
4. Rock on Left Foot
5. Back Corte
6. Reverse Turn
7. 2 Walks
8. Link
9. Chase
10. Chasse
11. Whisk Ending and Point to PP
12. Forward Close
13. Closed Promenade
14. Fallaway Slip
15. 5 Step Transition
16. Same Foot Lunge
17. Mini Telespin
18. Left Whisk and Switch
19. Contra Check to PP
20. Twist Turn
21. Back Open Promenade
22. Rocks to Contra Rocks
23. Syncopated Chasses
24. Oversway and Change
25. Raise to Same Foot Point
26. Traveling Same Foot Points
27.Outside Swivel and Promenade Link
28. Repeat from 2 Walks

 Rumba

1. Open Basic
2. Three Threes
3. Open Basic
4. Progressive Walk Back with Man's Forward Walk Turning and Spiral Turn
5. Open Basic
6. Open Hip Twist
7. Fan
8. Alemana
9. Rope Spinning
10. Sliding Doors
11. Reverse Top
12. Closed Basic
13. Syncopated Cuban Rock
14. Aida with Spot Turn Ending
15. New York
16. Cuban Rock
17. New York
18. Underarm Turn to Right
19. Underarm Turn to Left

Monday Night Group Classes
March — April 2010

  Foxtrot

1. Feather
2. Reverse turn
3. 3-Step
4. Curve Feather
5. Back Feather
6. Left Feather (Checking)
7. Weave
8. Telemark
9. Lilt 2x
10. Travel Hover Cross
11. Reverse Wave
12. Tipple Chasse
13. Fallaway & Slip
14. Change of Direction (Over Turned)
15. Outside Swivel
16. Promenade Weave
17. Hover Telemark
18. Natural Telemark
19. Hover Feather
20. Progressive Chasse
21. Outside Change with Chasse
22. O.P. Step to Same Foot Point
23. Telespin
24. Pivot
25. Rudolph Ronde
26. Slip with Develope
27. Lilt to PP
28. Feather from Promenade
29. Repeat from Beginning

 Jive

1. West Coast Swing
2. Whip with Lady's Underarm Turn
3. Sailor Shuffle
4. Overturned Ronde Chasse
5. Overturned Ronde Chasse with Simple Spin
6. Basic to Side by Side
7. Kicks
8. Progressive Chasse Back
9. American Spin
10. Change Hands Behind Back
11. 2x Stop and Go
12. Change of Places Left to Right
13. Walks
14. Fallaway Throwaway
15. Chicken Walks
16. Beginning

Monday Night Group Classes
January — February 2010

  Waltz with Tom

1. Natural Spin Turn
2. 4-6 Reverse turn
3. Double reverse
4. Reverse Turn
5. Whisk
6. Promenade Chasse
7. Wing
8. Fallaway with sway
9. Left whisk
10. Twist turn ending
11. Impetus
12. Weave
13. Natural Turn with Hesitation
14. Drag Hesitation
15. Back Lock
16. Outside spin
17. Turning Lock to Promenade
18. Open Natural
19. Transition to Same Foot lunge
20. Hover corte ending
21. Outside change
22. Natural Turn
23. Tipple Chasse
24. Hover Cross
25. Quick Open Reverse
26. Throwaway Oversway
27. Link to Promenade
28. Chasse to Closed
29. Natural to repeat

Samba with Monika

1.    Counter Promenade Spins and Zig Zag                                                                                           1a2 3a4 5a6 7a8
2.
   Slow Travelling Volta                                                                                                                             12
3.
   Travelling Volta                                                                                                                                        a3a4
4.
   Bota Fogo to Counter Promenade                                                                                                    a5a6
5.
   Foot Change for man, Bota Fogo for lady                                                                                      7a8
6.
   Circular Volta in Contra Position                                                                                                       1a2a3a4 a56
7.
   Travelling Volta to Left end in Side by Side position                                                                a7a8
8.
   2x Stationary Samba Walk                                                                                                                    1a2  3a4
9.
   2x Botafogo                                                                                                                                                5a6  7a8
10. Open Box
                                                                                                                                                   1a2 3a4
11. Stationary Samba Walk and Samba Bounce for man, Continuous Locks for lady
          5a6a 7a8
12. Cruzados Walks and Locks end in open facing position
                                                          123a456 man 7a8, lady 78
13. Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs with hand shake hold
                                    1a2 3a4 5a6 7a8
14. Bota Fogos Rocks with Hand Change
                                                                                              1a2 3a4 5a6
15. Spiral Turn to Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs
                                                     7a8

Monday Night Classes

Cha Cha

1.    Open Hip Twist                                                                                                                         4&1 23 4&1
2.    Foot change for men and turn for lady                                                                           man 23 41, lady 23 4&1
3.    Split Cuban Break                                                                                                                     2&3 4&1
4.    Pat-a-Cake                                                                                                                                  man 23 4&1 23 41, lady 23 4&1 23 4&1
5.
   Split Cuban Break in left side by side position                                                           
2&3&4&1
6.    Ronde Chasse in left side by side position                                                                   23 4&1
7.
  
Overturned Ronde Chasse                                                                                                  2&3
B.    Side Step                                                                                                                                     41
9.
   Alemana                                                                                                                                      23
10. Continuous
Locks                                                                                                                     4&1 2  3&4&1
11. Progressive Walks and Locks Back end in side by side                                             23 4&1 23 4&1 23 41 (lady 4&1)
12. Slow Cuban Breaks
                                                                                                                  23 41
13. Cuban Breaks
                                                                                                                            2&3&4&1
14. Back break and lock
                                                                                                                23 4&1
15. Syncopated Open Left Box
                                                                                                  2&3 4&1 2&3 4&1

Quickstep

1.    Quarter turn
2.
   Progressive Chasse
3.
    Forward lock
4.
   Natural
Turn
5.
   Tipple Chasse with Forward Lock
6.    Check and Fishtail
7.
  
Natural Spin Turn
8.    V-6 w/ Forward Lock
9.    Open Natural
10. Outside Change
11. Open Natural
12. Running Finish to PP
13. Thru and Oversway
14. Pendulum Swing 2 slows & 4 quicks
15. Woodpecker tap2 slow
16. pp
Swings 4 quicks
17. Step Hop 2x
18. Back Chasse 2x
19.
  Turn&Hop3x
20. Chasse 2x
21. Quick open Reverse
22.
  4 Quick run
23. Natural Turn with Hesitation
24. Jumping jack WI Charleston hops 2x
       Repeat

 

Foxtrot                                                                                      Ladies Steps


Prep Step                                                            R bk TH,
1. Feather Step
                                                L bk TB, R bk TB, L bk TB,
2. Reverse Turn
                                               R bk & curve TH, L tog heel turn HT, R fwd TH, L fwd HT, R fwd & turn TH,
L bk TH
3. Three Step
                                                    R bk TH, L bk TH, R bk TH
4. Natural Weave into Left WISK
             L bk TH, R tog heel turn HT, L fwd T, R fwd T, L fwd & turn T, R fwd & turn TH,  L bk TH, R cross in front
5. Unwind to Hovercross
                             R fwd T, L fwd T, R fwd T, L fwd T, R cross behind T, L in place T, R sd TH, L bk TH
6. Reverse Wave
                                             R bk & curve TH, L tog heel turn HT, R fwd TH, L fwd H, R fwd HT, L fwd TH,  R fwd HT, L fwd T, R fwd TH, L fwd H, 
                                                                                R fwd HT, L fwd TH
7. Impetus
                                                         R fwd HT, L sd & turn T, R fwd TH
8. Feather from PP                                          L fwd HT, R fwd & turn TH, L bk TH
9. Bounce Fallaway
                                         R bk TH, L sd T, R bk T, L diag fwd TH
10. Back Check
                                                  R fwd HT, L fwd TH
11. Hairpin
                                                         R fwd HT, L sd T, R bk T, L bk TH
12. Outside Spin to Same Foot Lunge     R fwd & spin HT, L tog T OF BOTH FEET, R fwd TH, L tog & spin T, R bk in lunge FLAT, L fwd point toe T
13. Rise and Swivel
                                        Rise and FLAT, Close R INSIDE EDGE
14.Back and Chasse
                                        R fwd HT, L fwd T, R tog T, L fwd TH
15. Back
and Tumble                                       R fwd HT, L fwd T, R fwd & turn T, L cross behind small step (slip pivot) T, R bk small step TH
16.Throwaway Oversway
                             L fwd HT, R fwd & turn TH, L bk and point T
17. Rise to PP
                                                    Close L to R T OF BOTH FEET, R fwd TH
18. Whiplash                                                      L fwd HT, R sd to T POINT
19. Slip Fallaway
                                              On L – R behind and slip T, L fwd TH,
20.
Open Telemark                                          R bk TH, L tog heel turn HT, R fwd to PP TH
21. Open Natural
                                             L fwd HT, R fwd T, L fwd (pass feet) TH
22.
Outside Swivel                                           R fwd & swivel HT, L bk no weight  INSIDE EDGE,
23. Promenade Weave
                                 L fwd HT, R fwd & sd T, L fwd T,  R fwd & turn T, L fwd & turn TH, R fwd & turn TH, L bk TH (feather finish)
24.Three Step
                                                   R bk TH, L bk TH,
R bk TH
25
Natural Telemark                                       L bk TH, R tog heel  turn HT, L sd TH, R tog no weight INSIDE EDGE
26. Repeat
from Prep Step

 
Abbreviations:                                                 

R             Right Foot
L
            
Left Foot
bk           back
Fwd       forward
sd           side
tog         together
TH
         
toe-heel
HT           heel-toe
T              toe
FLAT
     total foot flat on floor


Monday Night Tango Routine:


S=slow
Q=quick

1.  2 Walks  SS
2.  Link  QQ
3.  Closed Promenade  SQQS
4.  2 Walks  SS
5.  Progressive side step with rocks on LF & RF  SSQQSSQQSQQS
6.  Back Corte  SQQS
7.  4 Step  QQQQ
8.  Head change and forward chasse  &SQQ
9.  Promenade Fallaway  SQQSQQ
10.  Fallaway  QQQQ
11.  Viennese cross  QQ& QQ& QQ& QQ&
12.  Double Reverse  QQQQ
13.  Contra Check  SS
14.  Recover to Promenade Position  SS
15.  Fallaway Whisk  SQQQQ
16.  Promenade close to oversway and change  QQS&S
17.  Rise and Same foot lunge  SS&S
18.  Turning 5 Step  &QQS&S
19.  Promenade Back Flicks  SQQQQ
20.  Promenade Chasse  Q&Q
21.  Promenade Forward Flicks  Q&Q Q&Q
22.  Pivot to Lunge  QQS
23.  Sync Back Locks  QQ&Q&S
        Repeat from Beginning


Samba Routine

Bota Fogos – 8 Count
Voltas – “Ah” 1 2 “Ah” 3 4 “Ah” 5 “Ah” 6 “Ah” 7 “Ah” 8
Lock Steps – 8 Count
Weight Change (Left Foot Closes to Right) – “Ah” Count
Continuous Lock – Count 1 – 4
Weight Change (Left Foot Closes to Right) – Count 5
Right Foot to Side, Cross Left Leg in Front of Right – “Ah” 6
Stretch – 7
Stabilize Weight onto Right Foot – “Ah” Count
Three Count Turn - 8 “Ah” 1
Hold Count 2
Step Points – “Ah” 3 “Ah” 4
Bachucada – “Ah” 5 e & “Ah” 6 e & “Ah”
Back, Together, Forward, Tap – 7 “Ah” 8 “Ah” 1 “Ah” 2 “Ah”
Back, Together, Forward into Samba Walk Position – 3 “Ah” 4
Forward, Side, Back, Back, Side, Cross – “Ah” 5 “Ah” 6 “Ah” 7 “Ah” 8
Left Foot Forward on Ball – “Ah”
Contractions Forward and Back – 1 “Ah” 2
Transfer Weight to Right Foot – “Ah”
Three Count Turn – 3 “Ah” 4
Close Right Foot to Left Foot – “Ah”
Stationary Samba Roll – 5 6 7 8
Samba Rolls/Reverse Turn – 1 2 & 3 4 & 5 6 & 7 8 &

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