Dancefree Dance School offers salsa and bachata classes to anyone from beginners to experts – a great way to boost confidence and get dancing.
With its origins dating back to 1960s Dominican Republic, bachata is a sensual music and dance which has only recently begun to grow in popularity.
You can catch one of the biggest bachata singers at Palmahia this month.
Tango fans and dancers should check out Dancefree’s Tango Night at 8pm tonight, featuring Colombia’s tango champions. Visit the Events Calendar for details.
Dave’s experience learning to dance bachata in Medellin, Colombia. Here he presents a video of what he learned after 7 to 8 hours of private lessons.
If you’re a romantic sap like me, then bachata is the Latin music genre for you. I first became aware of American-born Prince Royce when I kept hearing his unique version of Stand By Me, which mixes lyrics in English and Spanish, played in my favorite salsa club (The Salsa Room). Las Cosas Pequeñas is the […]
Romeo Santos is an American-born bachata singer, and the former lead for the group Aventura.
Toward the end of my stay in Medellin last year, I began to ask Yamile, my dance instructor, to help me with my bachata. This was the song she’d often play, and now whenever I hear it, I’m transported back to the dance studio. Given Fukuoka is a city in Japan, it’s fitting that I […]
I don’t recall hearing a lot of Bachata music while I was living in Medellin last year, however I’d hear it every night I went out dancing back in the Washington, DC area. Aventura’s Dile Al Amor was one track I heard without fail. Bachata is a slow, sensual dance, and most of the songs […]