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Come the revolution, the casinos were closed, and the people started to dance ‘casino’ style in the local community halls.The name stuck, so don’t be confused when a Cuban invites you to go out dancing ‘casino’ you’re off to the salsa club!!Leading musicians playing New Yorican Salsa: Celia Cruz Willie Colon Eddie Palmeiri The Spanish Harlem Orchestra Jimmy Bosch Salsa Dance The high concentration of Puerto Ricans and Nu Yoricans in New York, means that the New York salsa dance style is strongly Puerto Rican influenced, with an emphasis on fast flash footwork.
Couples break away from each other in the middle of a dance to start “shining”.Women will extend their arms to strike a pose, then play with stylised hip and hair movements.Men’s shines tend to focus on tricky footwork based on Puerto Rican style salsa.Salsa Music During the 1940s and 50s, Cuban musicians had a huge influence on the New York music scene.
But once Fidel came to power, diplomatic relations fell apart between Cuba and the US.
The backing vocalists keep the standard response running while the lead vocalist improvises. The other feature of cuban timba is that it often blends other rhythms into the breaks.