American Rhythm Rumba

American Rhythm Rumba
Brief History
Rumba is an important addition for both social and competitive dancing: a perfect slow dance teaching control and Cuban Motion. It is intimate and great on a crowded dance floor. Rumba helps develop rhythm and timing for other Latin dances as well. Rumba songs and artists include: “Besame Mucho” – Xavier Cugat; 
“Under the Boardwalk” – The Drifters.
Time Signature - 4/4 (4 Beats to 1 Bar)
32 - 36 Bars Per Minute 
Basic Rhythm
Accented Second and Fourth Beat
Second Slight - Fourth Stronger (Percussive Accent) 
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Music Style
Slow Latin Ballad
American Rhythm Rumba
Suggested Dance Figures
Suggested Music