Latin dance styles

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Latin dance styles

Different styles of dance belong to Latin genre. Latin dances are all about fun, but the level of difficulty for each style of dance can be quite high. Latin dance includes all styles of dance from Latin America. Latin dances can be put together, because even if each Latin dance steps differ to a certain extent, they all have common elements of speed, intensity and vigorous physical movements between the two dance partners, in most cases. Latin dance styles Here are some of...

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History of dance – SAMBA

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History of dance – SAMBA

In its original form, samba comes from Brazil, the former Portuguese colony (independent since 1822) in which, as in other European colonies were brought thousands of slaves. A large part of them were from Yoruba and Bantu people (from Congo, Angola and Nigeria). Characteristic of these people were religious parties that could take days and were mainly related to dancing, with the purpose to cause ecstasy. From this emerged samba dance, which like rumba dance, designate...

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