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Joelle Martinec "Pas De Bourrée Changing Spot I" - Jazz Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Pas De Bourrée Changing Spot I

This jazz across the floor is great for many levels of dancers. Once you understand pattern of the footwork adding the direction change comes with knowing where to take your spot.

Combinations

Into The Open Air

In this heartfelt lyrical routine both the lyrics and the driving strum of the guitar guide the movement expression. As you listen to the build of emotion in the lyrics, think of someone whom you h...

Combinations

Behind A Counter

This heartfelt lyrical routine uses the story of the song to guide the movement. Use your eyes and your breath to create emotion throughout the routine.

Combinations

Floor Party

This sassy stylized jazz routine is sure to get you moving and put a smile on your face. There are some challenges with the syncopation of the music in the middle, but plenty of time throughout the...

Joelle Martinec "Strong Feet and Ankles" - Strength & Conditioning Online Class
Exercises

Strong Feet and Ankles

This exercise works on the foundation of our dancing, the feet. With the use of a tennis ball (or something similar), the inner muscles of the legs and feet get the focus of the work.

Joelle Martinec "Chassé Ball Change/Touch Step" - Music Theatre Online Dance Class/Choreography
Exercises

Chassé Ball Change/Touch Step

This across the floor combination works on changing both your weight and direction. Don't forget to enjoy the music you are dancing to, especially on those touch steps.

Combinations

All Your Love

This routine is about standing strong in One's Self. Making sure to use your inhale to create height and your exhale to create depth within your movements. Enjoy the pendulum swing of your weight a...

Joelle Martinec "Core Strength/Plank Variations" - Strength & Conditioning Online Class
Exercises

Core Strength/Plank Variations

This exercise is a great one for core strength and coordination. The addition of the arabesques and twists make it great for the whole body.

Joelle Martinec "Standing Contractions" - Lyrical Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Standing Contractions

This exercise will get your stomach and spine to work together. Connect your breath with each movement to create a cohesive, liquid feel to the movement. This was a foundation exercise in my traini...

Combinations

Hold On Tight

This uplifting, powerful lyrical routine is sure to get you moving. Plant your weight in your feet to create a solid foundation to let your upper body find it's length and flow. Take a listen to th...

Joelle Martinec "Cross Behind Transitions" - Jazz Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Cross Behind Transitions

This exercise is a great way to start to get ready for fan kicks as well as using weight to make transitions.

Joelle Martinec "Direction Change Slides" - Lyrical Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Direction Change Slides

This exercise is designed to get used to transferring weight into a balance and changing direction with turns.