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Jazz Dance Fundamental Part II
Jumps and Turns
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A technique used by dancers during the execution of turns. As a dancer turns, spotting is performed by rotating the body and head at different rates. While the body rotates smoothly at a relatively constant speed, the head periodically rotates much faster
Turning Pas de Bourrée
A Pas de Bourrée that turns while performing the steps, it moves away the audience.
A jazz turn turning towards the front leg.
A jazz turn turning towards the back leg.
Turning with two straight legs in relevé traveling across the floor.
A turn that travels across the floor. Stepping on the ball of the supporting leg the working leg is in passé.
Turning with the working leg in coupe.
A turn that travels across the floor. One foot crosses the other into a sous-sous and then turns around.
A jazz pirouette with two straight legs
Turning in plié while the working leg is dragged along side of the supporting leg.
A chassé that turns in the air.
A turn that tucks the legs up while the dancer jumps and spins in the air.
A kick where the leg draws a circle in the air.
A big leap from one leg to the other, hips move forward.
A leap from one leg to the other in second position, hips move side to side
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