Intro To Lyrical: "Soutenu Turn & Saut De Basque" / Jess & Lex - Ep02
Intro to Lyrical: 8 Part Beginner Series • 33m
Let’s learn a soutenu turn! Make sure to keep your inner thighs squeezed, and stay in high relevé to perfect it. You’ll also learn a saut de basque, which is very similar to a soutenu, but it's performed in the air and uses power from a plié. And finally, you'll get a chance to apply the technical elements learned to the first, eight counts of a lyrical combination!
Your Instructors: Jessica Richens & Alexis Gilbert
Assisted by: Gracyn Phelps & Bella Moore
Music: "Lay Down Your Weapons" Elijah N
“Intro to Lyrical” Beginner Series Classes:
2) Soutenu Turn & Saut De Basque
3) Arabesque & Attitudes
4) Fan Kicks & Drag Steps
5) Floor Work
6) Lame Duck & Back Attitude Jump
7) Pirouettes & Leaps
8) "Lay Down Your Weapons" Combo
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