Salsa NY Style
Salsa On2 or NY Style
Salsa New York style, is a fun two hour class ,The first hour consists of shines, individual foot work in which you will learn diff styling moves for man and woman. The second hour focuses on dynamic turn patterns for all levels (beginner, intermediate or advanced). The classes teach leading/following techniques, improved partners’ connection, styling tips for men and women, Salsa timing and spinning. The classes also develop your own individual style on the dance floor.
At Sol Dance Center we teach Salsa On 2, sometimes referred to as Mambo, in group or private classes.
To further accommodate students of all levels, we offer 5 different classes: beginners, open level beginners, advance beginner, intermediate, Latin mix and performance team. We focus on musicality, shines & partnering skills that will increase the fun of social dancing.
Take our Latin Mix Rhythms, Foundation class to decide which rhythm you like best, in this class they will learn and master the basic steps, of the 4 most popular Latin Rhythms (Bachata, Salsa) Latin Mix Mondays 8-10 pm.
You do not need a partner to join the classes. Students rotate partners, improving their ability to adapt on the dance floor. If you are taking classes with your significant other and don't want to rotate, please just notify the instructor before class. LET'S DANCE!
We highly recommend to our new students/absolute beginners to join our
Beginner (6 week cycles)
Saturday August 4th $69
Shines - basic on2, side break, cumbia step
Partner work - basic on2, side break, cumbia step, Closed frame, Open frame
Shines - suzy Q, right turn
Partner work - right turn, Leaders left hand to followers right hand, Leaders right to followers right hand, Leaders left hand to followers left hand
Shines - half right, half left
Partner work - cross body lead, closed frame, open frame
Shines - basic back break
Partner work - back break change side,open frame cross body lead inside turn,closed frame
Shines - left turn
Partner work - left turn, open frame, leaders left hand to followers right hand
Shines - hook side break, hook turn
Partner work - reverse cross body, closed frame
Beginner Open Level
Saturday 1-2 pm
Monday 9-10 pm
Tuesdays 8-10 pm
Wednesday 8-10 pm
Saturday 2-4 pm call or email us for details
Get performance Ready!
Benefits of Performing
– Expand your creativity
– Gain confidence
– Improve flexibility and balance
– Gain advanced knowledge of a particular dance
– Improve partnering techniques
– Have the experience of being in a cast
– Have fun!
Private lessons also available, please call the studio to find out rates and availability.