Salsa

Salsa refers to a style of music and dance which has its origins in the Caribbean and South America, but which has developed all over the world, into variations that have created a number of recognized styles. It is the most popular of a variety of Latin dances and has developed into an international phenomenon which is taking the world by storm!

Salsa refers to a style of music and dance which has its origins in the Caribbean and South America, but which has developed all over the world, into variations that have created a number of recognized styles. It is the most popular of a variety of Latin dances and has developed into an international phenomenon which is taking the world by storm!

It has become more than a casual pass time for many; it is a passionate lifestyle for thousands of people all over the world, and with yearly Sydney events such as Bacardi Festival, Darling Harbour Fiesta, Sydney Salsa Congress and Latin Motion's very own Sydney Latin Fiesta the rate at which it is growing is amazing.

The video playlist below is taken from the TV Show Latin Dance Alive. It is a great background to Salsa, and includes segments on understand the music, the background of the dance and of course includes a beginners lesson.

When you are ready select from the submenu to take a class from the industry's leading instructors. Some menu choices will also bring us great routines in a streaming playlist, so you can just sit back and enjoy!

Columbian and Cuban Salsa (Salsa Cubana) - Is the original street version of Salsa, danced in a more circular manner and with a lot more close contact and rhythm. For more on Columbian and Cuban Salsa please select "Columbian Salsa" or "Salsa Cubana" from the menu on the right.

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