The Lester Horton Technique in 17 Fortifications by MIU

Master The Fortifications and Teach Confidently

Full Series of 35 Online Course Videos

Level: Beg, Inter and Adv Studies

Duration: 1 hour 54 mins

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Learn the Horton Fortifications with precise counts, demonstration and in music with our Lifetime Package of 35 online course videos. Acquire a solid knowledge of the Horton studies with our unique and detailed sessions taught by world-renowned Horton and Graham Techniques educator and founder of M-Intensive University, Patrice Moniz.

That makes M-Intensive University so unique; our difference is our strength and why our community loves and values our online resources: These are genuine lessons. With our online courses and tutorials, you won't just be watching a presentation of the Fortifications; you will get teaching tools, tips and all the information you need to master them and teach them effectively in your own class. 

The Fortifications evolved, and you will get these updates at MIU. Learn thoroughly with our 17 tutorials and practice in music with our follow-along videos. At MIU, we have a mission: Your success is our goal.


Did you know?

You can perform Horton's Fortifications consecutively; our online course videos have included all the transitions with the counts and actual demonstrations in intimate tutorials from the Horton Library Sessions at MIU.

Take action today and elevate your knowledge of Lester Horton's Fortifications to the next level with our 35 online course videos.

This technique is grounded in a knowledge of the human anatomy and emphatically corrects physical faults, preparing you for any kind of dancing you wish to pursue! We recommend taking our previous Horton courses beforehand; you will benefit from essential tools and critical points to maximize your learning.

The Lifetime Collection includes:

  • Fortification #1 Achilles tendon stretch study that also focuses on strengthening the ankles
  • Fortification #2 Plie Study that strengthens feet
  • Fortification #3 Lateral Study 
  • Fortification #4 Lunge Study that strengthens the adductors
  • Fortification #5 Hip propulsion study that improves turnout
  • Fortification #6 Abdominal study
  • Fortification #7 Dramatic tension and lateral study
  • Fortification #8 Hinge study, deep core work
  • Fortification #9 Front and box splits stretch 
  • Fortification #10 Front fall study
  • Fortification #11 Basic rise and fall study
  • Fortification #12 Elementary Balance and extension study
  • Fortification #13 Table and Lateral T Balance study
  • Fortification #14 Dimensional turn preparation and space awareness study
  • Fortification #15 Elevation preparation that warms up calves
  • Fortification #16 Elevation and big jump preparation 
  • Fortification #17 Isolations study that improves coordination and concentration
  • + 17 Follow-along videos
  • + BONUS: The 17 Fortifications in 16 Transitions with counts and demonstration from The Horton Library Sessions MIU


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