There’s something magical about moving under a full moon, under a million stars shining in a dark sky. I’m making my way through the urban jungle to the site of my tonight’s adventure. A wild place in the heart of the metropolis is called “salsa Club”. I go there only for scientific purposes. I’ve heard of a weekly ritual that gathers many species of earth dwellers together for a social dance.
My task is to explore the different wildlife found in this unique place. As I approached my destination, I heard the sounds of tribal drums piercing the night sky and an intoxicating wild rhythm called “Clave.” I enter the habitat with caution. This is certainly not the place for novice researchers. Continue reading
Chachacha is one of the most famous dances of Cuba, along with four others, it is included in the mandatory program of Latin American ballroom dancing. Its execution is always bright, spectacular and festive. Born in Cuba, this dance spread across all countries. Despite his youth, he gained immense popularity. Cha-cha-cha is paired, but solo can also be performed, such as dances like samba, jive or rumba.
The simple and clear-cut word of Chachach is known, probably, all over the world. It means both the musical style and the dance that is performed to this music. Although almost everyone knows the word, few will be able to say exactly how the chachacha sounds and dances. Continue reading