Salsa QnA

Salseros – what is your opinion on the current state of salsa music?

Question by User tumi01548 How do you feel about the current state of salsa with reggaeton playing all over the radio and YouTube. Here in the states anyway, reggaeton is everywhere. While I don’t hate reggaeton, I am not a fan of it either. Is Salsa still popular in your country? La salsa sigue siendo …

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When to start learning other role in salsa/bachata? Can you learn both simultaneously?

Question by User  The818 Hello! I’ve been doing salsa/bachata for about 9 mo, doing lessons 1x/week, and socials 1x a week or 1 every 2 weeks. I follow, and around 4 months in I thought I should try to also learn to lead. I’ve since stopped, mostly because its intimidating and nerve wracking and also …

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How does it feel to dance with a lead who has a weak frame?

 Question By User rawr4me I’ve been told by different teachers I have a weak frame in multiple Latin dance styles. The main comments are to use the lats to have my shoulders back and down, also to stand up straighter and look up. (Plus engage the core, etc.) I notice my frame collapses when I’m …

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Is there really a shortage of guys in social Dancing?

Question by User rawr4me I have come across the idea multiple times that there tends to be a shortage of leaders so new male learners are always quite welcome. However, my experience from starting salsa 6 months ago has been the opposite. I’ve gone to beginner, improver and intermediate classes, three different schools, social dancing, …

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