Spring 2012 10-week Salsa/Mambo series began March 25th - June 3rd. (No class on Easter April 8th or Mem Day weekend 27th. Cost is $94/$108 for in/out of Fairfax county residents. Times; Level I 4-4:55pm, Level II 5-5:55pm, Level III/V 6-6:55pm. Call #703-866-0566 or register at the front desk/office. ChaCha routine added to Level III~V series.
To register go to (Once class has started you must register at the South Run Front desk/office. You can pay for the entire series or pay $12/class with instructor approval);
SalsaApache Salsa/Mambo Level III DVD Available Now!! Over 90 minutes of Detailed Step by step Salsa On-1 and NY Mambo On-2 instruction. WideScreen Format, Chapter Links, Men and Ladies techniques for Copa's, Cross Body self Hammerlocks, Cross Body Wraps to Crossovers & Step Arounds, Hand Tosses, Ladies Tunnels, 360 degree Spot Turns, Complete On-1 & On-2 shines routines with over a Dozen shines, special guest dancer/demonstrator Carolyn Palmer, Music by Orquesta La Romana, $25 + Free shipping. This is the Green Belt of the SalsaApache Salsa/Mambo Black Belt series.
The SalsaApache Fall 2010 series runs from Sep 19th - Nov 21st. Cost for 10 weeks is $90 for Fairfax county residents, $105 for out of County. Level II on-1 and some Salsa on-2/NY Mambo shines, and Level III~V is Salsa on-1.
Derek 'SalsaApache' Salsa on 1 and NY Mambo/Salsa on-2 classes at South Run RECenter in Springfield/Burke.7550 Reservation Drive, Springfield, Virginia 703-866-0566 Map/Directions
Classes follow the format of the www.SalsaApache.com Black Belt DVD seriestaking a student from beginner to expert level.
Level I, 4-4:55pm Salsa on-1 (Basic footwork, Cross Body's, Cumbias, Styling, Right, Left, & Broken left turns, hand switches, wraps, combs, etc., along with mini-sessions in Bachata, Merengue, ChaCha on-1 & on-2, Salsa on-1, & Cumbia salsa)
Level II, 5-5:55pm Salsa on-1/2 Level II, 5-5:55pm Salsa on-1/2 (Yellow Belt)(MultiFlow Combination, Sombrero Trilogy, Extended Broken left turn combos, Pivot to Hand drop, Duck turns, Arm folds, Wraps to Hammerlocks, Hook turns, Dual Turn, Triple Fakes, Argentine Tango Basic, etc.,)
Level III/V, 6-6:55pm, Salsa on-1 (Level III~V, (Green/Blue/Brown belt) includes Copas and Coca-Colas, Multi- spinning drills, Touch Turns, Axel Rotations, The Extended Pretzel, Touch and Go Abstract Copa's, Tunnels, Reverse turns, Styling, Helicoptors, Afro-Cuban body isolations, Shines, Dips, Magic Hand techniques and a ChaCha routine, plus Level III techniques of COPA's, Cross Body Wraps to Step arounds, Hand tosses, and Dual spinouts.
Click on Left Photo for "Gallery preview" of Nov & Dec performances & Right Photo for "Video" of SalsaApache & Carolyn's Urban Mambo "Close quarters Combat" performance at the Burke South Run RECenter Dec 18th 05.
Derek & Carolyn @ SOS SocialSalsa Fuego at Cecilias Tsunami fundraiser
Mambo Beginner Level II DVD, now Available for $20. Reserve your copy today. You can purchase online thru paypal.com Free Shipping in USA. See DVD preview below, and the instructional page for more information.
Now Available, Emile Derek Boyle's Beginner Mambo level I & II DVDs. See the Instructional Video page for more details. For the lastest click DVD image below:
Click Mambo II DVD Menu below for "Video preview" and Mambo I DVD Menu to go to the Instruction Videos page.
Eileen Torres' Zanzibar 6th Anniversary Party Videos. Salsa Fuego, Clavekazi, Trabuco, Son-In-Motion, Latin Motion, Clavekazi Student Group, Orquesta La Romana!!! (See the Zanzibar Video Page)
For more of the Women In Salsa Dance Team Performances at Zanzibar, go to the "Women in Salsa Pages". Includes all-teams opening dance, Salsa Fuego, Trabuco, Clavekazi, Salsa Fuego Student Group, Most Wanted, Son in Motion, Art in Motion, Son Mulato, Joby Brava, Azucar Moreno, Salsumba, Melao, and the Grand Finale.
This site is dedicated to the promotion, teaching, and displaying the dynamics of Salsa/Mambo partner dancing to Urban Rhythm music. I am Emile Derek Boyle and I want you to learn this dynamic and often freestyle partner dance form and to comfortably apply your skills on the dance floor whether dancing to Salsa/Mambo music or other Urban, hiphop, rock, alternative, african and reggae music forms. It's all in the 4 and 8 count Beats, and the flavor of the Clave for Salsa rhythms! The focus of this site is music, videos, articles, beat count lessons, and other practical information and techniques to make you a better dancer. Come for a workout, learn to partner dance, build skills to last a lifetime!
Charlottesville's Salsa Dura Shaka Student Group Sample
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(Terry and Abduls Salsa on 2 Sunday Social at Chevy Chase ballroom 6-7:30 class, 7:30~ Party)
"This performance by RuedaUSA is something special. Call it Cuban Rueda, Casino, or just plain FUN!!!" You can learn this on Sundays at Chevy Chase ballroom, Sundays afternoons! For more info, go to:www.RuedaUSA.com for the latest in their class and Party information.
RuedaUSA, Part I RuedaUSA, Part II RuedaUSA, Part III
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Workshops, private, and group lessons scheduled by appointment. For info or appointments call;703-451-5114 or Cell#703-629-8457 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .