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Glossary
Tamara Position
Dance Position and Connection by Sears
Tandem Position
Dance Position and Connection by Sears
Photo Essay by Sears
Tango Close American Tango, Argentine Tango
Tango Draw American Tango, Argentine Tango, Tango Tango Helps & Figures by Rotscheid
Tim Eum Tango Tip
Tango American Rhythm
The Tangos -- Argentine, International, and American Styles by DeChenne
American Tango by Sears
A Tango Is A Tango, Right? by Cantrells (PDF)
Getting Them To Like Tango by Finch
Why the Tango Is Not a Latin Dance by Veronica McClure
Tim Eum Tango Tip
Tango Argentine, Rhythm
The Tangos -- Argentine, International, and American Styles by DeChenne
A Perspective on Argentine Tango by Moore
Argentine Tango and the Flirtatious Ocho by Sears
A Tango Is A Tango, Right? by Cantrells (PDF)
Getting Them To Like Tango by Finch
Why the Tango Is Not a Latin Dance by McClure
Let's Put On A Show by Sears
Music Clip
Tango International, Rhythm
The Tangos -- Argentine, International, and American Styles by DeChenne
Simple Steps to Tango by Nelson
International Tango by Blackford
Introducing Int. Tango to Your Students by Hilton
Tango Helps & Figures by Rotscheid
Talking Tango by Blackford
Improving Rhythmic Definition by Moore
Tango: Go, Stop by Sears
A Tango Is A Tango, Right? by Cantrell (PDF)
Getting Them To Like Tango by Finch
Tango Timing by Lamberty
Why the Tango Is Not a Latin Dance by McClure
The Art Of Tango by Garza
Let's Put On A Show by Sears
Music Clip
Tap Tango Glossary
Teaching

The Silent Partner of the "Teaching Team" by Stinson
From the Ballroom by various dancers
Teacup Pass
West Coast Swing

Technique

How Much Technique at Phase II? by Casper & Beck
Telefeather Foxtrot The Telefeather by Eum
Finding Solutions for Common Problem Figures in Smooth Dancing by Finch
Telemark To Banjo Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz The Telemark Figures I by Stier
Telemark Talk by Moore
Telemarks by McGee
Telemarks by Slater
A Waltz Clinic by Eum & Hadley
Telemark To Semi-Closed Foxtrot, Quickstep, Tango Waltz The Telemark In Retrospect by Stier
The Telemark Figures I by Stier
Telemark, Feather, & Three Step, Part I by German (PDF)
Three Little Secrets by German (PDF)
Telemark Talk by Moore
Smooth Dancing by McGee
Telemarks by McGee
Telemarks by Slater
Movin' On UP! by Nelson
Tele What? by Blackford
Teleronde Foxtrot, Waltz
Telescoop Waltz
Telespin Tango Standard Figures from I to VI by Eum
Phase V Smooth Figures by Stier
Finding Solutions for Common Problem Figures in Smooth Dancing by Finch
Tele What? by Blackford
Telespin, Start A
Waltz

Telespin To Banjo Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz Telemarks by McGee
Telespin To Closed Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz Telemarks by McGee
Telespin To Semi-Closed Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz One Figure, Three Rhythms by Finch
Teleswivel Foxtrot, Tango
Teleweave
Foxtrot

Tempo
Glossary
Rhythm, Tempo, and Timing by Sears
Well Noted by Finch
Terms
Glossary
Texas Tommy Lindy
The Cape Paso Doble
The Square Polka, Slow Two Step, Waltz

The Tunnel
Jive
One Figure, Jive, The Tunnel by Sears
The Twists Paso Doble Single, Double, and Triple Twist Turns by Sears
There and Back Cha
Three Aidas Rumba
Three Alemanas Rumba Photo Essay by Sears
Rumba Tips by Eum
Three Contra Breaks
Bolero

Three-D (3-D) Whip
West Coast Swing

Three Fallaways Foxtrot, Waltz Reverse Fallaway Figures by Sears
A Waltz Whirl by Sears
Finding Solutions for Common Problem Figures in Smooth Dancing by Finch
Three Left-Turning Figures by Eum
Three Slow Ocho Argentine Tango
Three Step Foxtrot Rise, Fall, and the Foxtrot Three Step by Sears
Foxtrot Is Not Just Waltz Danced SQQ by Armstrong
Some Basic Foxtrot Technique by Armstrong
The Foxy Foxtrot by Rotscheid
The Feather Figures II by Stier
Telemark, Feather, & Three Step, Part III by German (PDF)
Foxtrot Tips by Eum
Three Threes Rumba Rumba Tips by Eum
Three Advanced Rumba Figures by Eum
Three Threes Ending Rumba
Through, Thru Two Step, Waltz Glossary
Photo Essay by Sears
Throwaway Jive, Single Swing
Throwaway Oversway Foxtrot, Quickstep, Tango, Waltz Photo Essay by Sears
Picture Figures by Finch
Picture Figures by Hilton 
Give Her Leg A Nudge by Sears
Dancing Or Just Standing There by Sears
Phase VI Figures by Stier
Viennese Waltz II by Stier
Picture Figures, Fact and Fantasy by Plaisance
Throwaway Overturned
Jive

Throwout West Coast Swing
Thru Chasse Foxtrot, Waltz Tim Eum Waltz Tip
Thru Face CloseWaltz
Thru Hover
Waltz

Thru Scissors Two Step
Thru Serpiente Rumba
Thru Side Close Waltz
Thru Twinkle Waltz
Tilt
Glossary
Time

Glossary
Time Step Bolero, Cha, Rumba
Timing
Glossary
Rhythm, Tempo, and Timing by Sears
Rhythmic Patterns by Cantrells (PDF)
Where Should We Put the Slow? by Sears
Tim Eum Timing Tip
Tipple Chasse Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz Glossary
Let's Chasse by Sears
A Waltz Clinic by Eum & Hadley
Tipple Chasse & Ripple Chasse by Blackford
Tipples, Ripples, and Body Rolls
Phase V Figures by Stier
Tipple Chasse Pivot Foxtrot, Waltz
Tipsy Point Quickstep Quickstep Figures by Stier
Toe
Glossary
Toe Spin
Glossary
Together
Glossary
Together Step Step Two Step
Tone

Efforts We Can Make to Improve All Our Dancing by Sears
It's a Side Show by Moore
Partner Dancing by Finch
Your Space or Mine? by DeChenne
Top Line

Glossary
Top Spin Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz What Is A Top Spin? by Sears
One Figure, Three Rhythms by Finch
Finding Solutions for Common Problem Figures in Smooth Dancing by Finch
Some Waltz Figures by Eum
Two Figures That Include A Feather Finish by Eum
Tornillo Wheel Rumba Wheel Around by Sears
Touch
Glossary
Trade Places
Rumba

Trail Foot or Hand
Glossary
Transition
Glossary
Trap
Argentine Tango
Traveling
Glossary
Traveling Back Locks Samba
Traveling Bota Fogos Samba
Traveling Box Five Count, Two Step
Traveling Chasses Slow Two Step Slow Two Step Is Smooth & Flowing by Sears
A Few Notes on Slow Two Step by Finch
Traveling Contra Check Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz Phase VI Figures by Stier
Phase VI Figures by Eum
Traveling Cross Chasses Slow Two Step
Traveling Door Cha, Five-Count, Two Step
Traveling Forward
Hustle

Traveling Hover Cross Foxtrot
Traveling Locks Samba
Traveling Right Turn Slow Two Step Tipples, Ripples, and Body Rolls by Sears
A Few Notes on Slow Two Step by Finch
Traveling Sand Step Jive
Traveling Scissors Two Step, Five-Count
Traveling Side Pass West Coast Swing Four Problem Figures In West Coast Swing by Brent & Judy Moore
Traveling Spins From Counter Promenade Paso Doble
Traveling Spins From Promenade Paso Doble
Traveling Swivel Foxtrot, Tango
Traveling Volta Samba Tim Eum Samba Tip
Travolta Cha, Hustle
Triple Five-Count, Jive, Two Step Glossary
Triple Cha Cha
Triple Pretzel Turn
Jive
Some Jive Tips by Eum
Triple Travel With Roll Jive, West Coast Swing
Triple Traveler Slow Two Step One Figure, the STS Triple Traveler by Sears
Tim Eum Slow Two Step Tips
A Few Notes on Slow Two Step by Finch
Triple Wheel Jive
Triple Whip
West Coast Swing

Triplet

Glossary
Truco Twinkle
Quickstep

Tsunami West Coast Swing
Tuck And Spin West Coast Swing
Tumble
Phase VI Figures by Eum
Glossary
Tumble Turn Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz Glossary
Tumble Turn by Cantrells (PDF)
A Waltz Whirl
by Sears
Finding Solutions for Common Problem Figures in Smooth Dancing by Finch
Phase VI Figures by Eum
Two Figures That Include A Feather Finish by Eum
Tummy Check Mambo
Tummy Swing Out Lindy
Tummy Whip West Coast Swing
Tunnel Jive
One Figure, Jive, The Tunnel by Sears
Tunnel Exit
Foxtrot, Jive, Slow Two Step, West Coast Swing
One Figure, Jive, The Tunnel by Sears
Turkey Walks
Jive
Shall We Take A Walk? by Sears
Turkish Towel Cha, Rumba
Turn One Step There's A Funny Thing About Turns by Finch
How to Mess Up a Turning Figure by Finch
Why We Keep Left by Armstrong
Rotational Figures by Finch
Rotation by Nelson
Glossary
Turn Away
Glossary
Turn Face Close Waltz
Turn In
Glossary
Turn Left And Right Chasse Foxtrot, Waltz Let's Chasse by Sears
Turn Left In Four One Step
Turn Out
Glossary
Turn Right In Four One Step
Turning Anchor West Coast Swing
Turning Basic Bolero Bolero Tips by Eum
More Bolero Tips by Eum
Is It a Cross Body, a Turning Basic, or a Left Pass? by Finch
Turning Cucaracha Cha, Mambo, Rumba
Turning Five Step Tango One Figure, the Tango Four Step and Five Step by Sears
Turning Four By Five Step
Tango One Figure, the Tango Four Step and Five Step by Sears
Turning Lock Foxtrot, Quickstep, Waltz
Turning Right Locks Tango
Turning Tango Close American Tango
Turning Traveling Volta Samba
Turning Woodpeckers Quickstep
Turns
Glossary
Making Your Figures Flow by Moore
Turnstile Jive
Twinkle One Step, Waltz Glossary
Twirl American Tango, Two Step, Waltz The Alemana is Not a Twirl by Sears
Twirl Two One Step, Two Step
Twirl Vine Two Step, Waltz
Twist
Glossary
Twists and Twist Turns by Sears
Twist Turn Foxtrot, Waltz Twists and Twist Turns by Sears
Single, Double, and Triple Twist Turns by Sears
Twisty Balance L & R Waltz
Twisty Basic Slow Two Step
Twisty Vine American Tango, Foxtrot, One Step, Polka, Two Step, Waltz
Two Fishtails
Quickstep
Unclassified Quickstep Figures II by Stier
Two Step Five-Count
Two Step Rhythm
Learning Two Step by Sears
Tim Eum Two Step Tips
The Two Step Can Go Beyond Country to Elegant by Woodruff
Music Clip
Two Step Waltz Rhythm
The Two Step Waltz by Sears
Two Turning Two Steps Polka, Two Step
Umbrella Turn Cha
Underarm Roll
Bolero, Rumba, Slow Two Step
One Figure -- Rumba Underarm Roll by Sears
Underarm Turn Bolero, Cha, Mambo, Rumba, Slow Two Step, West Coast Swing Photo Essay by Sears
Rumba Tips by Eum
Leading An Underarm Turn by Sears
An Alemana Is Not A Twirl by Sears
To Close Or Not To Close [in Rumba], That Is the Question! by German (PDF)
A Few Notes on Slow Two Step by Finch
Underturn
Glossary
Unwind One Step, Two Step Glossary
Unwrap
Glossary
Up Beat

Glossary
V-6 Quickstep
V-8 Quickstep
Variation
Glossary
Varsouvienne Position
Dance Positions by Sears
Photo Essay by Sears
Video Policy

Yes, You May Video, But . . . by Finch
Video Sites

Round Dance Video Web Sites by Eum
YouTube DanceDemos by Zimmer
Making the Most of the Situation by Finch
Viennese Cross Waltz
Viennese Turns Quickstep, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Waltz Phase V Smooth Figures by Stier
A Waltz Whirl
One Figure, Three Rhythms by Finch
Viennese Turn with Inside Twirl Viennese Waltz
Viennese Waltz Rhythm
Some Waltz History by Sears
Let's Put On A Show by Sears
Viennese Waltz I by Stier
Music Clip
Vine Foxtrot, Mambo, Two Step
Vine Apart & Together Foxtrot, Two Step
Vine Eight Two Step
Vine Four One Step, Polka, Two Step
Vine Six Waltz
Vine Three American Tango, Two Step, Waltz
Volta Samba


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