(Western Dance – Couples )
The basic dance position is called Open (Double Hand).
The tempo of music can be between 200 and 220 beats per minute.
The basic step is danced to four or eight counts of music: &1 &2 &3 &4.
The dance continuously changes weight between feet, the weight should
be mainly over one foot and changed momentarily in a push step to
the other foot, then immediately returned to the primary foot.
The dance has a mainly circular step pattern.