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  1. terence replied to the thread Salsa Growing, Ballroom Shrinking.

    I have in the past tried to equate cost factors, but, there are too many intangibles. Yes, lessons today seem more expensive but incomes...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 10:39 AM
  2. terence replied to the thread Sonido Bestial.

    What I take from that statement would be this : As we all know ( or should ! ) there are songs that have "changes " built into the core...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 8:39 AM
  3. terence replied to the thread Salsa Growing, Ballroom Shrinking.

    Caveat emptor.. The majority of BR teachers have NEVER placed one foot in a salsa club , and have little knowledge of the differences in...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 8:29 AM
  4. terence replied to the thread Sonido Bestial.

    I believe the dance floor spoke volumes..

    Dec 13, 2017 at 4:04 PM
  5. terence replied to the thread Sonido Bestial.

    As a very famous band leader (Salsa ) once said " I do not know what the hell they are dancing to, but, it sure is not what we are...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 11:04 AM
  6. terence replied to the thread Sonido Bestial.

    Has not any one realised that, not ALL latin music was composed for dancing socially . Even if one used this song, it surely would be...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 7:48 AM
  7. terence replied to the thread Ballroom Competition Merengue.

    Pretty much all "dance " as we perform it socially, is unatural .We are conditioned from birth to walk Forward, and to a set speed...

    Dec 9, 2017 at 8:49 AM
  8. terence replied to the thread Ballroom Competition Merengue.

    The main reason I like this is, it guarantees intro to all foundation material . The Begin. program increases in difficulty at the end...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 1:38 PM
  9. terence replied to the thread Ballroom Competition Merengue.

    That is exactly what the Chain studios do. 10 in each level of Begin.. Interm. Adv.. I have the step list for beginners, dating back...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 1:36 PM
  10. terence liked Offbeat's post in the thread Ballroom Competition Merengue.

    Merengue is 'simplest' of the dancers in that people don't feel as inhibited getting on the dance floor to it than say salsa or other...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 8:20 AM
  11. terence replied to the thread Ballroom Competition Merengue.

    Your remarks may be consistent with students of an untrained(?) teacher, but, the motion with hips you are describing is NOT a...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 8:19 AM