Programs

 

SALSA & BACHATA DANCE PROGRAM LEVEL - I (A)
In this level you will learn the foundation of salsa, Bachata dancing and basic Latin rhythms by developing the basic steps, music timing, leading/following concepts and techniques.
There are no minimum requirements for this level. All you need is, willingness to learn and a good attitude. Come and join our dance family.

SALSA & BACHATA DANCE PROGRAM LEVEL - I (B)
This level will continue to develop your foundation of salsa & Bachata dancing basics. You will learn key elements needed for all your transitions and directional movements around the dance floor. You will also learn some basic turns and footwork/ shines to help you become a successful “Latin Dancer”.
Minimum Requirements for LDP Level I (A) or at the Instructors discretion.

SALSA & BACHATA DANCE PROGRAM LEVEL - II (A)
In this level you will learn the cross-body-lead, the turn fundamentals for Salsa, Bachata dancing. As part of the series you will lean “footwork/ shines" & beginner/ Intermediate level patterns. Turn techniques & drills as well as posture and connection technique.
You must have completed the LDP - I (B) prior to attending the LDP - II (1 of 2) or at the Instructors discretion.
 
SALSA & BACHATA DANCE PROGRAM LEVEL - II (B)
In this level you will learn the inside turn - cross body lead (CBL), as well as several variations of the “CBL”. Turn techniques & drills as well as posture and connection technique. You will develop a good understanding between single & double turns & proper body alignment.
You must have completed the LDP - II (A) prior to attending the LDP - II (A) or at the Instructors discretion.
 
SALSA & BACHATA DANCE PROGRAM LEVEL - III
We offer a Certificate for al Latin Dance Program students who complete levels 1, 2, & 3 of the series. This certificate is only awarded if you complete all levels or challenge any level). The program runs from September till May of every year! You may start at any tim and or level, but keep in ming you may need to complete 3 to 5 months of training to receive the Certificate.

Learn to dance Latin through a fun routine! Dynamic patterns will teach L.D.P/ Intermediate basic techniques while allowing continuing students to build upon skills and improve their dancing. This class teaches the On1 style of Salsa and Bachata focuses on execution of footwork and partnering techniques while allowing you to refine your styling - all while learning a great routine.

Minimum Requirements for LDP Level II (B) or at the Instructors discretion.
At the completion of the program, levels 1, 2, & 3, you will receive a Latin Dance Program Certificate from JAS Latin Dance Academy in recognition of your work.
 
SALSA DANCE PROGRAM TRAINING - Choreography Series
You will learn a Dynamic (1 -2 min) choreography/ routine. This intermediate techniques will help you continuing to improve your Latin dancing. This class teaches the On1 style of Salsa focuses on execution of footwork and partnering techniques while teaching you the fundamentals of formation changes and spacing and styling - all while learning a great routine.
 
BACHATA DANCE PROGRAM TRAINING - Choreography Series
You will learn a Dynamic (1 -2 min) choreography/ routine. This intermediate techniques will help you continuing to improve your Latin dancing. This class teaches the Urban/ Sensual Style of Bachata focuses on execution of footwork and partnering techniques while teaching you the fundamentals of formation changes and spacing and styling - all while learning a great routine.

The training program is a 5-month commitment on a month-to-month
Note to the LDP students The training series is a wonderful opportunity for you to utilize and further develop the skill sets you've already learned. This training will teach you the difference between social dancing & choreography, giving you a more complete sense of LATIN DANCE.

Dance vocabulary usage varies from teacher to teacher, but most of the following terms should be familiar to you, and you should know how to perform most of these steps or techniques: Salsa Basic, Side-Step, Open Break and single Turn. 
 
 

ABOUT US

J.A.S. Dance is the premier dance studio in Sonoma County. With longstanding roots in the Wine Country! Founded in 2001 as a way to express Latin culture and art through movement. Adventure, passion and the joy of Salsa dance and motion were key ingredients to the core philosophy.

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