Many people aspire to ride half pass, flying changes and canter pirouettes without realising that the issues commonly faced in these movements have their origins in sound basic work. Basic Principles… Advanced Movements shows more advanced riders preforming advanced movements as they rediscover the basic principles which are the foundation of riding. Their work shows that the quality of the basic gait determines the quality of the movement and that subtle control of the rider’s body is the key to more subtle control of the horse. 53min 17sec.
The Series II DVDs are of higher quality than Series 1, and were filmed in the USA in 1996. They feature riders who are mostly more skilled and experienced than those in Series I, and they presuppose the knowledge and skills described in the earlier set.