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  1. Steve Pastor replied to the thread How to improve musicality.

    jan, I'm sure you meant to write that a triple is three steps in two beats of music, yes?

    Jan 20, 2017 at 1:33 PM
  2. Steve Pastor replied to the thread first signal of closed embrace.

    I would say swing and salsa are always physically demanding West Coast ? Yeah, really, it depends on how fast the song is and how...

    Jan 19, 2017 at 3:36 PM
  3. Steve Pastor replied to the thread Not touchy feely.

    One of my female colleagues walked by today and gave me one of her somewhat enigmatic smiles. Since we hadn't seen each other for a...

    Jan 19, 2017 at 3:22 PM
  4. Steve Pastor replied to the thread traspie.

    As a type of music strathspey contains many dot-cut 'snaps'. A so-called Scotch snap is a short note before a dotted note, which in...

    Jan 18, 2017 at 1:52 PM
  5. Steve Pastor replied to the thread traspie.

    Thompson offers the definition I'm familiar with, "milonga del trapsié (literally "stumble step milonga"), taking three steps over two...

    Jan 18, 2017 at 1:32 PM
  6. Steve Pastor replied to the thread Common mistakes in tango.

    linearity vs. circularity depends on which instrument is playing – for example, bandoneon, with is strong beat, demands linear movements...

    Jan 18, 2017 at 1:19 PM