Learn how to dance Salsa for beginners with the following basic Salsa dance steps. You will learn 2 basic moves for the On 1 Salsa style and 2 basic moves for the On 2 Salsa style below. These videos are brought to you from Passion4dancing’s membership and Casa Salsa’s video course available here for purchase.
Introduction to the timing of Salsa:
The Salsa music is phrased in counts of 8. All of the steps you will be learning will fit into an 8 count. However, 2 of the counts are pauses. You will dance on counts 1,2,3, then pause of 4, and continue to dance on 5,6,7, and pause on 8.
How to dance Salsa On 1 – Basic steps:
Lesson #1: Salsa basic step (fwd & back):
Learn how to Salsa dance with the main basic step of Salsa. In this lesson you will learn the forward and back basic. This is the step you will go in and out of all the moves. The move consists of 2 rocks steps.
Lesson #2: The side basic dance step:
Learn another popular basic Salsa step with this video. This step is similar to the basic, except here you go to the side. Make sure you change your weight fully on each leg.
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