Posted by Mar 9, 2018 in Blogs
When it comes to latin dance, there are seemingly endless styles and variations. Whether you are a dancer yourself or just a casual fan, you can achieve a higher level of appreciation by getting to know the fundamentals and history of each style. In the sections below, Elite will outline some of the key differences…Read More Here!
Posted by Sep 9, 2017 in Blogs
Salsa has a diverse background, with influences from African drum rhythms, Spanish guitar and Afro-Cuban and Afro-Caribbean dances. While the movements and style originated from the Caribbean, salsa got its name in New York between the 1960s-1970s. The fun part is that as early adopters of salsa left New York, they brought the dance with…Read More Here!
Posted by Aug 9, 2017 in Blogs
Salsa is a popular form of social dance that is enjoyed by millions of people around the globe. The sensual, energetic moves that are standard in this genre of dance have a relatively short, but robust history. Read on as Elite dives into the history of salsa dance – where it came from and how…Read More Here!
Posted by May 7, 2015 in Blogs
Salsa? Merengue? No, you’re not reading a gourmet menu– these are popular genres of Latin dance! Learn about some of the different styles of Latin Dance that we teach here at Elite. SALSA A derivative of more classical Latin dances, salsa became popularized in 1970s New York. Much like salsa music, salsa dance owes much…Read More Here!