Janice Barringer Grade 2 to 3 Transition Class Ballet Technique Video is the 6th level of Janice Barringer’s Ballet Technique. This level is intended for 11-13-year-old dancers.
This class is designed to fit into Janice Barringer’s Ballet Syllabus between Grade 2 and Grade 3. The exercises and steps are a little bit more difficult than those in Grade 2 and slightly easier than those created for Grade 3. For example, battement dégagé is faster, battement soutenu and fondu are executed with a relevé, the adage is more complicated, and pirouette en dedans is introduced by half turns. Ms. Barringer continues to create ballet technique for the dance studio and this transition level enhances the value of her entire ballet syllabus.
*Music to accompany this video is sold separately (JBCD8102A)
- Video of 18 exercises explained by Janice Barringer then demonstrated with music.
- Technique notes included on the disc as pdf files. Insert into computer ROM drive to view or print.
Janice Barringer’s Ballet technique is known worldwide as the most comprehensive ballet technique for the dance studio. Ms. Barringer understands that students of the dance studio are different from students at the ballet studio. Those students at the ballet studio will study 3-8 hours each week in ballet, whereas students at a dance studio study all genres of dance, including 1-4 hours of ballet. With this understanding sits the basis of her technique. Briefly put, The Janice Barringer Ballet Technique is created specifically for dance studios. Included in Ms. Barringer’s Technique are 9 levels. Intro to Ballet, Pre-Ballet, grade 1-4 with transition classes between grades 1-2, grades 2-3, and grades 3-4.