Walt Medicis Dance Studio in Syracuse, New York
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The Bachata

Name of Dance:Bachata
Origin: The bachata evolved from a synonymously named music style in the 1960s in the Dominican Republic. The lyrics of the music often told of romance and heartbreak. It has been considered to be the equivalent of blues music in the United States.
Meter:4/4
Rhythm:Quick Quick Slow
Styling Notes:The bachata is characterized by a side to side motion. It is danced in closed position and with bent knees to utilize hip action.