Samba

2/4 Time Signature
Danced at 50 Bars / Minute (100 Beats / Minute)


ISTD Syllabus Figures

Beginner
Bronze
Silver
Gold
- Basic Movements (Natural, Reverse, Side and Progressive)

- Whisks

- Samba Walks (Promenade, Side, Stationary)

- Rhythm Bounce

- Volta Movements

- Travelling Bota Fogos Forwards

- Criss Cross Bota Fogos (Shadow Bota Fogos)
- Travelling Bota Fogos Back

- Bota Fogos to Promenade and Counter Promenade

- Criss Cross Voltas

- Solo Spot Volta

- Foot Changes

- Shadow Travelling Volta

- Reverse Turn

- Corta Jaca

- Closed Rocks
- Open Rocks

- Back Rocks

- Plait

- Rolling Off the Arm

- Argentine Crosses

- Maypole

- Shadow Circular Volta
- Contra Bota Fogos

- Roundabout

- Natural Roll

- Reverse Roll

- Promenade and Counter Promenade Runs

- Tree Step Turn

- Samba Locks

- Cruzados Walks and Locks