Samba

Samba 50 mpm

Pre-Bronze/Student Teacher
1. Basic Movements: Natural; Reverse; Side; Progressive
2. Whisks to Left and Right
* Lady’s Spot Volta Underarm Turn during Man’s Whisk to L or R
3. Samba Walks: Promenade; Side; Stationary
* Lady’s Spot Volta Underarm Turn during Man’s LF or RF Stationary Samba Walk
4. Rhythm Bounce on Left Foot or Right Foot
5. Volta Movements: Traveling; Spot
6. Traveling Bota Fogos Forward
7. Criss Cross Bota Fogos (Shadow Bota Fogos)

Bronze/Associate
8. Traveling Bota Fogos Back
9. Bota Fogos to Promenade and Counter Promenade
10. Criss Cross Voltas
11. Solo Spot Voltas
12. Foot Changes; 1, Closed to Right Shadow; 2, Right Shadow to Closed; 3, Promenade or Open Promenade to Right Shadow
* Same Foot figures: Samba Walks; Rhythm Bounce; Travelling Voltas; Traveling Bota Fogos Forward
13. Shadow Travelling Volta
14. Reverse Turn
15. Corta Jaca
16. Closed Rocks

Silver/Licentiate
* Circular Voltas to Left or Right
* Shadow Traveling Volta Development
* Foot Change: 4, Right Shadow to Promenade; 8 Right Side to Right Shadow
* Corta Jaca as per Note 3 (pg 85)
17. Open Rocks
18. Back Rocks
19. Plait
20. Rolling off the Arm & Endings 1, 2 & 3
21. Argentine Crosses
22. Maypole to Left or Right
23. Shadow Circular Volta

Gold/Fellowship
* Foot Changes: 5, a, b, c or d – Promenade to Right Contra; 6, Right Contra to Promenade; 7, Right Contra to Open Counter Promenade
* Traveling Volta Timing Development
* Corta Jaca as per Note 4 (pg 85)
* Lady’s Underarm Turn during Argentine Crosses Development
24. Contra Bota Fogos
* Contra Bota Fogo Hand Change Development
25. Roundabout
26. Natural Roll
27. Reverse Roll
28. Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs
29. Three Step Turn
30. Samba Locks
31. Cruzados Walks and Locks