Immersion Seminar 28: Dynamic Turns + Pivots

Date: Thursday, August 9 - Sunday, August 12, 2018
Location: H95 Raum für Kultur, Horburgstrasse 95, 4057 Basel Switzerland
Level: Intermediate and Advanced
Teachers: Michelle Marsidi + Joachim Dietiker
Group size: maximum 20 couples
Price:  390 CHF per person

In this seminar we will investigate how to create easy and dynamic turns.  

Some concepts and ideas we will discover include:

  • Fundamental technique for both roles
  • Embrace and connection
  • Understanding different types of giros and turns
  • Typical adornos for men and women
  • Acceleration and multiple accelerations in continuous turns

Timetable

During the 4 days, the 16 hours of class are usually organized like this:

Day 1
16:30-18:30 Part 1 (2 hours)
18:30-20:30 Dinner Break (2 hours)
20:30-22:30 Part 2 (2 hours)

Day 2 & 3
14:00-16:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
16:00-17:00 Mid-Afternoon Break (1 hour)
17:00-19:00 Part 2 (2 hours)

Day 4
11:00-13:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break (1 hour)
14:00-16:00 Part 2 (2 hours)

Basel, Switzerland

Rathaus, by Anders Sandberg

Rathaus, by Anders Sandberg

Accommodation

Basel is at the "Dreiländereck", the "Tripoint" where Switzerland, Germany and France meet. We have curated for you a list of hotels and B&Bs located in Basel and nearby in France and Germany.  These are our recommendations.

 

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