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The 5 Primary Rhythms Plus Waltz Rhythms


There are 5 primary rhythms (Timings to move to music) that are commonly used through out all partner dancing. This video guides you through each one and includes 3 primary rhythms used in waltz. This knowledge makes it way easier to pick up the beat in any dance style your wanting to learn.

Taught by Brett Granstrom from Spark Up Dance LLC.

00:10 Intro. What are the 5 Primary Rhythms?
01:18 Measuring Rhythms
03:39 Held Rhythm
05:07 Single Rhythm
06:15 Double Rhythm
07:03 Triple Rhythm
09:14 Quadruple Rhythm
12:52 Rhythms in All Parts of the Body
15:06 Breaking Down Movement into Rhythms
16:35 Introduction to Waltz Rhythms
17:49 Standard Rhythm
18:30 Syncopated Rhythm
19:47 Canter Rhythm
20:23 Metronome Follow Along Demo

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