Merengue Vol. 1 by Joe Baker
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The old saying is that if you can walk, you can dance the Merengue. With one step taken to each beat of music, dancing the Merengue is like marching, and it's just about as easy. Add "Cuban motion" hip action, and this easy dance also becomes sexy. Hundreds of dance figures are possible and just about anything goes in Merengue. Our Merengue video will send you well on your way toward mastering this Latin dance.
Level: Beginner - Intermediate
Length: about 85 minutes
Patterns: over 20
Instructors: Joe & Jamie
This Merengue instructional video is fully suitable for the complete beginner. This video starts at the very beginning and it explains the basic step, how to count the music, and, most importantly, how to achieve "Cuban motion." Our video download shows a simple sure-fire way to achieve the "Cuban motion," which is so important for this dance. We also show you how to avoid common errors. This video download goes on to show all of the most common and familiar Merengue patterns and it goes further to show pretzels and tunnels.
This is a great video! It shows the most important and the most leadable Merengue figures. All steps are named and introduced by a title. This video was filmed in broadcast quality digital video with stereo, CD-quality sound.
The download version is about 500MB in MP4 video format. When played with the VLC (free open source) media player, you can skip directly to chapter starts.
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