Latin Technique

DSI London have all the dance books that you will need for Latin American dance technique. Offering you a wide choice of technical dance tips, starting with "The Laird Technique Of Latin Dancing" which gives clear, precise and logical presentations of the principles and techniques of Latin dancing. The ‘Laird’ technique is used throughout the world for the training of medal test pupils, students, trainers, teachers and coaches and is also used as the foundation of the routines created for every grade of competition dancer from beginner to world champion. This book is used by the IDTA as the fundementals to their examination board. Whereas the Ballroom board have four seperate books covering the four principal ballroom dances.

The ISTD have five separate Latin technique books, one dedicated to each of the five Latin dances. Their ballroom technique book is now the 10th edition formerly Alex Moore's Revised Technique  

Also a great latin dance book is "A Technique Of Advanced Latin American Figures" by Geoffrey Hearn, this book contains developments and definitions of individual Latin figures, with great methods of technique, clear descriptions of body mechanics and requirements of the physical laws of movement and musicality.

Pluis we have a full selection of the WDSF technique books, one for each dance 

9054 Burns Latn Tek all books

Latin Legend Donnie Burns MBE and his charming wife Heidi have meticulously reviewed every technical aspect of each Latin American Dance according to latest last -trend appreciation to publish a ground breaking new standard: the “Burns Latn Tek”: These will be the official WDC Technique Books for all WDC Latin-American Medallist & Professional Examinations. 
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9055 Burns Latn Tek individual Latin dance books

Latin Legend Donnie Burns MBE and his charming wife Heidi have meticulously reviewed every technical aspect of each Latin American Dance according to latest last -trend appreciation to publish a ground breaking new standard: the “Burns Latn Tek”: These will be the official WDC Technique Books for all WDC Latin-American Medallist & Professional Examinations. 
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9070 The Laird Technique Of Latin Dancing

7th edition. (2014) Clear,  precise and logical presentations of the principles and techniques of Latin American Dancing .  The "Laird" technique is used throughout the world for the training of medal test pupils, students, trainers teachers and coaches and is also used as the logical foundation of the routines created for every grade of competition dancer from beginner to world chanpion.  Hard Back 260 pages  Walter William Laird July 1926 - May 2002  Walter "Wally" was a major influencer in the development of Latin American Dancing in Britain after WW2  he was a three time world champion with "Lorraine" Reynolds 
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ISTD Latin American Technique Books

These books have been compiled by the ISTD for professionals and teachers as a reference book, enabling teachers to develop the rhythm and character of the dances in their pupils at all levels. Figures have been added to the syllabus according to popularity, and the existing technique has been clarified, resulting in an easy to read analysis in chart form. A study aid towards the ISTD Associate, Licentiate & Fellowship level examinations 
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WDSF Latin Technique Books

DSI London is now stocking all the latest up-to-date versions of the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) Standard and Latin books.   The series of technique books focusing on the Standard and Latin dances are perfect for teachers, dancers, professionals and young students alike who want a simple, practical introduction to all 10 dances.   This series of books explain all facets of the WDSF technique, transmits a wealth of knowledge and creates a solid base for the continued development of dancesport. Comprehensive and up-to-date, the WDSF books go much beyond the fundamentals and expand on topic such as body techniques Mirjam Zwijsen called the series “definitely the most complete analysis of the Standard dances ever written”, while Geir Bakke adds that the books are “of enormous importance to the development of our future teachers, adjudicators and competitors”.
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9050 A Technique Of Advanced Latin American Figures

by Geoffrey Hearn The technique of advanced figures contains developments and definitions of individual Latin figures, with logical methods of technique, clear descriptions of body mechanics and requirements of the physical laws of movement and musicality.
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9015 Questions and Answers by Elizabeth Romain

by Elizabeth Romain  Question and answer book for dancers and dance teachers working towards their ISTD professional Latin American examinations. The questions are all of the type that have been asked by examiners in the examination room and will give you a good idea of how the examination is conducted.   Devised for the ISTD Associate, Licentiate & Fellowship level examinations.
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9080 The UKA Latin Book

New Edition June 2019  This publication covers the technical data needed for the UKA Associate, Licentiate & Fellowship examinations.
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9007 IDTA Ballroom/Latin Syllabus

Professional & Amateur Dance Syllabus IDTA Ballroom  Viennese Waltz  Latin Classical Sequence  Freestyle  Rock n Roll Street Dance  Line Dancing  Cheerleading and Stunt Diploma  Argentine Tango, Salsa, Belly Dance and Dance Exercise Teaching Diplomas
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9200 Rythmecality - Samba

by Nitsche & Neudeck  Brought to you by successful dancers and dance teachers, Holger Nitsche and Jürgen Neudeck, the wonderful books present for the first time their unique Rhythmecality learning method. Rhythmecality Rumba and Rhythmecality Samba allow dancers to re-discover the rhythm in their bodies, recognise it in the music and transform it into movement rather than loosing themselves in counting. Movement will no longer be a mystery thanks to their well structured guide.
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9201 Rythmecality - Rumba

by Nitsche & Neudeck  Brought to you by successful dancers and dance teachers, Holger Nitsche and Jürgen Neudeck, the wonderful books present for the first time their unique Rhythmecality learning method. Rhythmecality Rumba and Rhythmecality Samba allow dancers to re-discover the rhythm in their bodies, recognise it in the music and transform it into movement rather than loosing themselves in counting. Movement will no longer be a mystery thanks to their well structured guide.
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9082 Latin American At It's Best - Paso Doble

by Shirley Ayme This book is aimed at all keen dance enthusiasts, competitors, amateurs and professional teachers and coaches in search of information, teaching material or inspiration. It deals fully with the theory, technique of this dance.
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9083 Latin American At It's Best - Samba

by Shirley Ayme 
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Latin Technique

DSI London have all the dance books that you will need for Latin American dance technique. Offering you a wide choice of technical dance tips, starting with "The Laird Technique Of Latin Dancing" which gives clear, precise and logical presentations of the principles and techniques of Latin dancing. The ‘Laird’ technique is used throughout the world for the training of medal test pupils, students, trainers, teachers and coaches and is also used as the foundation of the routines created for every grade of competition dancer from beginner to world champion. This book is used by the IDTA as the fundementals to their examination board. Whereas the Ballroom board have four seperate books covering the four principal ballroom dances.

The ISTD have five separate Latin technique books, one dedicated to each of the five Latin dances. Their ballroom technique book is now the 10th edition formerly Alex Moore's Revised Technique  

Also a great latin dance book is "A Technique Of Advanced Latin American Figures" by Geoffrey Hearn, this book contains developments and definitions of individual Latin figures, with great methods of technique, clear descriptions of body mechanics and requirements of the physical laws of movement and musicality.

Pluis we have a full selection of the WDSF technique books, one for each dance