rumba


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syncopated music in duple time for dancing the rumba

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a folk dance in duple time that originated in Cuba with Spanish and African elements

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a ballroom dance based on the Cuban folk dance

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Scoring a respectable 31 points, The Murder on the Dancefloor singer laughed off the judge's comments saying: "It was the sort of rumba my husband felt happy with me doing.
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Handem, who launched RuMBA at the onset of the Obama Administration's broadband stimulus program, grew the group to a 400-member strong organization in the intervening two years.
Rumba music can be performed using any surface or material: a plastic container, a wood box, or a bench all serve the purpose.
In Latin America, the word rumba indicates a social event, celebration or party.
Cook's music hybridizes flamenco with rumba, "classical" music, African percussion, Roma gypsy folk and the "Son Cubano" style -- the 1930s-era Cuban sound later immortalized by the Buena Vista Social Club.
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