For Your Outstanding Milonga

To be outstanding in what you do requires going an extra mile. To dance outstandingly milonga requires an extra attention to details. This is a collection of details, ingredients, and accessories. All for your outstanding milonga.

 

Recommended study time for this collection is 3 weeks.

A Stronger Foundation for your Outstanding Milonga. Changes of Weight 1

Moving on the dance floor is a consequence of changing your axis and changing your weight. But the quality and beauty of your movement reside in how and when you’re doing it. A lesson on simple and sophisticated hows and whens for a simple and sophisticated milonga.

6.39 min Elements Technique

A Stronger Foundation for your Outstanding Milonga. Changes of Weight 2

Specific for milonga are the short, quick steps. It doesn’t mean though we should stop paying attention to how clean, sharp and precise they are. You’ll learn how to do them so in this lesson. Plus a very small change in the direction will create a movement with a very special look to it.

13.23 min Elements Technique

A Stronger Foundation for your Outstanding Milonga. Changes of Direction 1

A lesson in which you’ll refine and train your leading, and following skills in order to create for you and your partner a comfortable embrace in which even with the faster rhythm of milonga, you’ll look like you’re moving effortlessly! 

6.36 min Technique Changes of Direction Elements

A Stronger Foundation for your Outstanding Milonga. Changes of Direction 2

You don’t have to just do simple fast steps if it’s milonga. You can play by incorporating more complex elements like a Sacada and a Boleo. In this lesson, you’ll learn a combination of steps with these two elements and will find out precious technical details on how to do them smoothly, comfortably and safely. Enjoy the game!

9.56 min Technique Changes of Direction Elements

Movements for your Outstanding Milonga 1

It’s time to play with all the pieces you have available to create your outstanding milonga: the music, the steps, the change of direction, the change of weight. Create and practice some combinations with Sebastián and Roxana. Then add them to your milonga repertoire!

9.02 min Elements Technique

Movements for your Outstanding Milonga 2

This is a movement coming from the old school that you’ll learn in this lesson. You can see some old dancers doing this step. Sebastián and Roxana like it because it is a fast one, and you switch and change the front, thing which creates a delightful visual effect!

8.40 min Elements Technique