Benny More ( El Barbaro Del Ritmo ) the movie.

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Benny More ( El Barbaro Del Ritmo ) the movie.

Bartolomé Maximiliano Moré Gutiérrez conocido como BENY MORE, El Bárbaro del Ritmo o El Sonero Mayor de Cuba, fue un cantante y compositor cubano. Nació el 24 de Agosto en santa isabel de las lajas (Cuba), falleció el 19 de febrero de 1963 a los 43 años de edad. Además de un innato sentido musical, estaba dotado con una fluida voz de tenor que coloreaba y fraseaba con gran expresividad. Moré fue un maestro en todos los géneros de la música cubana, pero destacó...

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The Health Benefits of Dance

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The Health Benefits of Dance

Dancers improved 38 seconds on a 400-meter walk for mobility! Dancing is all about recreating and self-entertainment, but it can also be done for fitness purpose. A recent research reveals that dancing helps improving fitness three times than non-dancers. Even if you are out of shape, you can try dancing in a group or on your own. For example, Latinos keep themselves fit by dancing though they don’t take any other physical exercises. There are many health benefits of dance....

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Shall we dance?

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Shall we dance?

It is an ordeal. Ideally, you should never encounter a situation where you have to “ask” a woman for a dance. It is best to try any of the alternatives given below before giving other sense to the words “Would you dance with me?” You can use the method Mr Smooth to start dancing with a group of girls. Or you can be on the dance floor while dancing with a girl or group. Or you can stop on the dance floor and pull any girl that walks by. Or you can act...

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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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The Progression of Dance

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The Progression of Dance

The Progression of Dance The word ‘dance’ is an Old French Term,  meaning to move rhythmically usually to music using prescribed or improvised gestures and steps.  Dancing is thought to have its beginnings in Australia, Asia and Africa.  Even though there isn’t a definite documentation of when dance originated, the most basic forms of dance can be traced back to an era before the dawn of the first civilizations. This can be seen in the various relics of human beings in...

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The Sensual Salsa LA style

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The Sensual Salsa LA style

The Salsa LA style is perhaps the most glitzy and glamorous of all Latin American dances.  As a result, it is considered more of a ‘show’ than dance by many dance patrons. This particular form of Salsa can be traced back to the Cubans migrants in the USA, who borrowed many elements from the Mambo and the Swing dance styles . Salsa LA was developed by brothers Francisco & Luis Vazquez, Rogelio Moreno. and the little brother Johnny Vazquez. But many others have also been...

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