Basic One Moves

Information about the Basic One Level moves from “Circle Left & Right” to “Dive Thru”. The definitions are links to the Callerlab teaching files. The Videos are primarily links to the North Shore Squares website.

Checklist of Basic One Level Moves
– A list to help new dancers track their progress.

B01. Circle Left & Circle Right Definition Video
B02. Forward & Back Definition Video
B03. Dosado Definition Video
B04. Swing Definition Video

B05a. Promenade – Couples (Full, 1/2, 3/4) Definition Video
B05b. Promenade – Single File Definition Video
B05c. Promenade – Wrong Way Definition Video
B05d. Promenade – Star Definition Video

B06. Allemande Left Definition Video
B07. Arm Turns Definition Video
B08a. Right & Left Grand Definition Video
08b. Weave the Ring Definition Video

B09. Left Hand Star & Right Hand Star Definition Video
B10. Pass Thru Definition Video
B11a. Half Sashay Definition Video
B11b. Rollaway Definition Video
– Note: some callers still use the older name “Rollaway with a Half Sashay”
B11c. Lady’s In, Men Sashay Definition Video

B12a. U-Turn Back Definition Video
B12b Backtrack Definition Video
B13 Separate (as directed) Definition Video
B13a. Separate Around One To A Line Definition Video
B13b. Separate Around One, Come Into the Middle Definition Video

B14. Split Two Definition Video
B15. Courtesy Turn Definition Video
B16a. Two Ladies Chain Definition Video
B16b. Four Ladies Chain Definition Video
B16c. Chain Down The Line Definition Video

B17. Do Paso Definition Video (unavailable)
B18. Lead Right Definition Video
B19. Veer Left & Veer Right Definition Video
B20. Bend the Line Definition Video

B21a. Circulate – Named Dancers Definition Video1 Video2
B21b. Circulate – Couples Definition Video
B21c. Circulate – All Eight & Single File Definition Video
B21d. Circulate – Split & Box Definition Video – Split Video-Box

B22. Right and Left Thru Definition Video
B23. Grand Square Definition Video
B24. Star Thru Definition Video
B25. Double Pass Thru Definition Video
– September 2018: moved from the Basic Two to the Basic One list
B26. First Couple Go Left, Next Couple Go Right Definition Video
– September 2018: moved from the Basic Two to the Basic One list

B27. California Twirl Definition Video
B28. Walk Around The Corner Definition Video (unavailable)
B29. Seesaw Definition Video (unavailable)
B30. Square Thru (1, 2, 3, 4) Definition Video
B31. Circle To A Line Definition Video
B32. Dive Thru Definition Video

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