How to Do Basic Salsa Steps

Learn how to do basic salsa steps from salsa expert Jorday Rivera in this Howcast dance video.

Hi, my name is Jorday Rivera and I am an expert in salsa. I own two dance studies in Queens, New York. We are going to be learning a progression of salsa moves, so that we could 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 is the basic step. And this is the breakdown to the basic step.

Now, we’re going to start off with our right foot on one. So, we’re going to start with our right foot on one, two, three. We’re going to go back, five, six, seven. Forward, two three. Back, back, step. Forward, two three. Back, back, step. Forward, two three. Back, back, step.

And that was our basic step.