Everybody Salsa! 0768140

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My slideshow is about the Latin dance of salsa. It outlines the origins of the dance; include photos of famous dancers, their bios and a step by step instruction guide on how to perform the dance.

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Everybody Salsa! 0768140

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  2. 2. <ul><li>Means ‘hot sauce’ in Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Came out of Latino community in New York during 1970’s </li></ul><ul><li>Blends instrumentation of jazz, the electric guitar from rock, Afro- Cuban and Puerto Rican music </li></ul><ul><li>Includes trumpets, flutes and vocals </li></ul><ul><li>Roots from mambo, chacha, rumba, merengue, son, cumbia, guaguanco and guaracha </li></ul><ul><li>Mostly sung in Spanish </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>Eddie Torres </li></ul><ul><li>Started dancing at 12 </li></ul><ul><li>Trained famous dancers Frankie Martinez and Seaon Brystol </li></ul><ul><li>Johnny Vazquez </li></ul><ul><li>Is a member of Team Bacardi de la Salsa </li></ul><ul><li>Formed own dance group called ‘Johnny Vazquez y Su Imperia Azteca ’ </li></ul><ul><li>Frankie Martinez </li></ul><ul><li>Formed ABAKUA Afro-Latin Dance Company </li></ul><ul><li>Danced at 2006’s Olympus Fashion Week </li></ul>
  4. 6. <ul><li>A total of 40 second year McMaster University students were asked if they would be interested in learning salsa. The following demonstrates that more females than males wanted to learn the dance </li></ul>
  5. 9. The Rumba The Paso Doble The Cha Cha Cha
  6. 10. <ul><li>Picture References </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.funkychiro.com/questions/question7.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://starsdancingontv.com/category/past-winners/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://imagecache2.allposters.com/images/pic/JUPLLPOD/049C0404LL~Salsa-Dancers-Posters.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://realitytv.about.com/od/soyouthinkyoucandance/ig/-Think-You-Can-Dance--Top-20/Joshua-Allen.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.cleveland.com/entertainment/2007/08/medium_sabra2.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.newyork.hu/tanctortenet/gfx/nagykep/cha05.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.elchebaila.com/Imagen/masterclass/jhonnyvazquez.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.steps4salsa.com/videoshop/index.php?cPath=1 </li></ul><ul><li>http://msnbcmedia.msn.com/j/msnbc/Components/Photos/050706/050706_monacoMazo_vmed_8p.widec.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://dailyblabber.ivillage.com/entertainment/drewcheryl.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.abakuadancers.com/company/frankiebio.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.buymotorcyclehelmets.com/images/graphics/feet.jpe </li></ul><ul><li>http://users.wpi.edu/~arivera/music.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.centralhome.com/ballroomcountry/salsa.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.geocities.com/sd_au/mambo/sdssalsa.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.salsa-dance-professional.com/salsa-dancers.html </li></ul>

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