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Intro to the Samba

Many artists, ranging from English-language singers Avril Lavigne and Michael Buble to Hispanic songbirds like Gloria Estefan, have Samba-beat songs in their repertoire.

You can also often experience the Samba beat (a full musical beat followed by another full beat broken into 3/4 and 1/4 beats) when you hit the streets in the summer where music festivals happen.

Of course, this kind of music is a regular standby at Ballroom dance venues, like Toronto`s West-Way Club which is the most well-known ballroom dance location in Ontario.

Like the jive, the Samba is a high-energy dance with figures that are enthralling as they are sensual.

Give it a shot. Join us.

WHEN:                       Sunday, April 7, 2012

TIME:                         5:30 6:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Trinity St Paul United Church

427 Bloor St. West

Toronto, ON

(5 min. walk from the Spadina subway station on the

Bloor-Danforth line)

PRICE: $5.00

TO BOOK: RSVP for this event and pay your $5.00 when you show up for the



ARRANGEMENTS: Meet John in the gym in the church. Enter the church from the west

end, not the east end of the church.

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  • Olya

    Great class.
    Thank you John.

    April 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I had a good time and I really felt like I actually learned to dance the Samba!

    April 8, 2013

    • John

      You actually did execute on the figures. You've actually risen to the top of the Canadian population which is largely not formally trained.

      April 8, 2013

  • Isabelle

    Yes I enjoyed my first time with 2 Rt Ft. John is a good teacher and I look forward to my next Samba lesson.

    April 8, 2013

  • Jim A.

    coming down with something that iw ould not wish on anyone, see you next time

    April 7, 2013

  • Isabelle

    Hi! Please explain - by phone 4 spots left and I signed up so 3 left now. By my email acct - no spots and I am on waiting list?????Hmmmmmm!

    April 6, 2013

  • Isabelle

    Hi! Is there still room? I see a waitlist but earlier today there were spots left???????

    April 6, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    A little dancing should be good to get me back in shape after the long lazy winter!

    April 3, 2013

  • John

    Looking forward to the next lesson...

    April 1, 2013

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