The timing of this dance can be very critical. This lesson goes into detail about the timing of the swing roll in the American Waltz.
Paul shows the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 timing. When the free leg is in front and when and how it swings through. Using the proper knee action is key to mastering this dance. This action is repeated over and over again. So if you can do this properly you are well on your way to a great American Waltz. Paul talks about the common mistakes on timing and knee rise. Paul uses the boards to help you with your hips, and free leg placement. This will really help you with your extension.