‘So You Think You Can Dance’ recap, first eliminations

So the first eliminations have come and gone for ‘So You Think You can Dance’ and I must say it’s always inspiring to see people pursue their dreams and stand in front of the world to be judged. Yup, I love dancing, and it’s an art form that requires hours and years of practice to…

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Salsa dancing?

I’ve been dancing salsa for a couple years now so I have a few different associations with Salsa dancing, but the number one thing that comes to mind when I think of Salsa dancing¬†is ‘relationships’. It’s a dance that promotes community and socializing and no matter where in the world I go there is always…

Eddie Palmiere Named among the Jazz Masters

Eddie Palmiere from the original days when Salsa was still coming up in the world has been recognized for his contribution to the Jazz music world. The National Endowmnet for the Arts announced today that Mr. Palmiere will be receiving its 2013 Jazz Masters award.¬†Eddie Palmiere will be honored in January 2013 at New York’s…

5 Good Salsa Dancing Songs for Beginners

So you’ve discovered Salsa dancing and are starting to fall in love with the exciting and spontaneous music, but where can you go to find all these amazing songs that you hear in the latin dance clubs? Well, as a dance instructor one of the questions I get asked most often is about where to…