How to Do a Copa with an Inside Turn Salsa Step

Learn how to do a copa with inside turn salsa step in this Howcast dance video with expert Jorday Rivera.

Hello, my name is Jorday Rivera, and I am an expert in salsa. I own two dance studios in Queens, New York. We’re going to be learning a progression of salsa moves so we can actually go out, practice, take it to the clubs, take it to a party, and you can show off all the great moves you learned. This next pattern is called the copa with an inside turn. The breakdown of the copa with an inside turn goes as follows. Gonna be in your closed position. You’re going to go basic and one, two, three. Five, six, seven. One, two, three. Five, six, seven. One, two, you’re going to turn on three. Recover, five, six, seven. You’re going to do the same thing opposite side. You’re going to go and one, two, three. Five, six, seven. Copa, two, turn. Five, six, seven. One more time. You’re going to go basic and one, two, three. Five, six, seven. One, two, three. Five, six, seven. Copa, two, turn. Five, six, seven. One, two, three. Five, six, seven. Copa, step, turn. Five, six, seven. And that’s the breakdown to the copa with an inside turn.