A key building block in planning Rueda is a SEQUENCE … a series of calls that might:

  • feature couple figures, group figures, or both
  • include partner changes as well as direction or role changes
  • showcase movement around or through the circle
  • fit together aesthetically
  • be easily remembered by the cantante and followed by the dancers

As your group studies each category on this website, you will see Rueda videos posted by cantantes from around the world. Most include a list of the calls. In addition, many of the transcripts of the called Rueda are divided up into SEQUENCES to facilitate your group practice. Each member of your Cantante Team should choose a sequence to memorize and practice calling.

Sequences, therefore, are key components of