Wiiliam Pino Lecture STEP or Weight Change /STEP & Weight Change : William Pino and Footwork Technique in Ballroom Dances

Wiiliam Pino Lecture video

  • STEP or Weight Change.
  • Characteristic of each dance.

Title of this video
William Pino and Footwork Technique in Ballroom Dances

William Pino and Footwork Technique in Ballroom Dances

Chapter: Difference of STEP and Weight Change

Weight Change only

12:50

 STEP and Weight Change, Weight Change

12:58

in Waltz

Natural Turn (Full Natural Turn 123456)

Step > Weight Change > Weight Change > Step > Weight Change > Weight Change >

13:53 How to dance Natural Turn.

14:08 Wrong way.( 1st step dancing Weight Change & too long count 2)
14:21 Correct way.(1st step dancing step & same length of 2 3)

in Tango

2walk  Progressive Link Closed Promenade

15:12

2 walk Progressive Link
STEP > STEP > Weight Change > Weight Change

Closed Promenade
STEP > STEP > Weight Change > Weight Change

About Progressive Link

15:47

“Progressive Link” means progressive.
Not Regressive.
16:15 Wong Way.(Regressive)
16:29 Correct Way.(Progressive)

With Timing

18:04

TimingType
WalkSSTEP
WalkSSTEP
Progressive LinkQQWeight Change, Weight Change
Closed PromenadeS Q Q SSTEP STEP Weight Change, Weight Change

18:59 Correct way. Clear Timing & Step or Weight Change.

Ex Variation

Same thing. Combination with STEP and Weight Change.

TimingType
Promenade LockSQ Q &STEP STEP, Weight Change,Weight Change
Fallaway Rverse Slip PivotQQQ QSTEP STEP STEP, Weight Change
Viennese LockQ Q &STEP Weight Change, Weight Change
CloseQ Q SSTEP Weight Change, Weight Change

21:35

in Slow Foxtrot

22:55  STEP Side ways. This is STEP. like exercise.

25:41 Small Exercise. STEP side ways in S timing & Q timing.

Exercise with 8 beat. S timing in 8 beats,and Q timing in 8 beats.

26:15
27:16 Exercise with 8 beat. & timing? It’s Strange.
in Slow foxtrot, A lot of & timing is not possible.
28:31 You will never be able to dance a STEP on & count

Weight Change exercise.

30:03
S timing,Q timing, & timing, in each 8 beats.
We don’t want & timing Weight Changes in Slow foxtrot.

31:50 Wrong way of Slow Foxtrot
32:11 Correct way. Coordination. Step.

3 Fallaway

33:33

3 Fallaway is not Fallaway Lock.
Lock is not Fallaway.

STEP 1-4
Weight Change 5
Weight Change 6
STEP 7-12

Exercise for Slow Foxtrot

37:45

STEP STEP STEP
S Q Q

Summary of basic Movement

38:22

Waltz

Natural Turn : STEP Weight Change Weight Change

Tango

Walk Link : STEP STEP Weight Change, Weight Change
Closed Promenade : STEP STEP Weight Change, Weight Change

Slow Fox

Feather Step : STEP STEP STEP STEP

For Choreography

Need more basic movements.

Balance of STEP & Weight Change. each dance.

Waltz needs more Weight Changes than STEP.

Tango is Balance. Nearly fifty/fifty STEP & Weight Changes.

Slow Foxtrot : Much more STEPS than Weight Changes.