Ballet Dances included in this collection:
- Hop and Skip is a basic beginner ballet dance geared for students who have studied Janice Barringer's "Pre-Ballet" class from her syllabus. While the steps are simple, they must be executed with a straight back, stretched legs and feet and a controlled body. Included in this choreography are ballet walks, spring pointes, echappés, jumping turns, skips and gallops. (Music: CD 1002 - Ms Puffie's Fun Dance Class)
- Mazurka is a grade 2 level dance. This Mazurka is a lively dance with many changes of position and patterns. The steps included in this piece are based in Ms. Barringer’s Grade 2 Ballet Technique. Students should be approximately 10 – 12 years old. Pas de basque traveling and in place, echappé, jeté, assemblé, balancé, glissade and several types of pas de bourrée are part of this choreography. (Music: CD 1002 - Ms Puffie's Fun Dance Class)
- Scott Joplin RagThis perky, contemporary ballet dance is for the more advanced dancer. Grade 3 or age 12 and above. It jumps back and forth between classical turned-out positions, to parallel and sassy movements. Fast pirouettes as well as quick beats and jumps are required to execute this dance. (Music: JBCD8006)
- Choreography notes included as pdf file. Simply insert disc into your computer-rom drive to view or print.