Tarantella The term tarantella groups a number of different folk dancescharacterized by a fast upbeat tempo, usually in 6/8 time (sometimes 18/8 or 4/4), accompanied by tambourines. It is among the most recognized of traditional Italian music. The specific dance name varies with every region, for instance tammuriata in Campania, pizzica in the Salento region. Tarantella is popular in Ital as well as in parts of Argentina.
Apollon Mokritsky - Roma. Italian Women on the Terrace (Tarantella)