The combination can be executed in different ways. Wether it's in the pocket of the lyrics or the instrument, the challenge is to make the combination appear like one long move. This requires pacing, building moment and extra attention to not over hitting an accent so the steps are clean but the momentum keeps building. Ending of a phrase is also beginning of phrase explore the ways you can end a phrase.
About the instructor
Leo began training under San Francisco Ballet with full scholarship, and attended/graduated from School of the Arts SF. He then started his professional career at age 15 as a back up dancer & performing for contemporary companies. For TV/Film/music videos, he danced along artists such as Paula Abdul (American idol), MØ, Nick Jonas, Jonsi, Jackie Chan to name a few. As an instructor, Leo toured & guest taught for LADM, Hollywood Vibe, ihollywood and other national dance conventions. Getting certification in Yoga instructing has lead him to pursuit of educating the importance of proper alignment and how to execute stylized movement without harming the body. He is currently teaching internationally and for dance centers in LA, he also assists film choreographers/directors for knowledge behind the scenes which is constantly evolving.read more