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Mambo Timing: 4/4 (4 beats per bar)

Mambo Tempo: 40-52 Bars per minute

50's Cuban Jazz is the signature of the ever popular Mambo. One of the forerunners to Salsa it has influenced most of the Latin dances from Cha Cha to Rumba. It is sometimes referred to as New York Salsa.

Fast and fun with plenty of choreography the Mambo appeals to all comers from raw beginners to the most advanced dancers. Easy and fun to learn to dance.

Immortalised in the hit movie 'Dirty Dancing' it has all the ingredients of a first class dance and even today's music has influences that are very 'Mambo', making it a very versatile, exciting dance. The recent hit 'Mambo No. 5' by Lou Bega revitalised interest in Mambo.

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Dance styles included are:

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Mambo for Absolute Beginners DVD

Learn to Dance Mambo for complete beginners - As seen on the hit movie Dirty Dancing. This DVD is a step by step guide to learning Mambo. Each move is broken down and explained in full to ensure success, even for people with two left feet! Contains a complete beginners course plus several intermediate moves for Mambo.

Aspirations style of teaching has been succesful in teaching over 6000 people worldwide from celebrities to housewives, students to Company Directors so whatever your circumstance this DVD will have you dancing Mambo in no time at all!

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