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These Salsa Dancing teachers are highly rated by students in the Los Altos area, including Redwood Estates, Holy City, Brookdale, Davenport and Mount Hermon.

Andrew H.

San Jose, CA 95112

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Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

For beginner level, I will introduce the fundamental basic of reading salsa music. From there, we will work on simple patterns and get your body to move properly and comfortably.

For beginner-intermediate, I will take the basic that you already know and clean them up. I will introduce proper techniques so that the leading or the following will be smoother.

Please note that the price is for per-person. Feel free to contact me for information for couple pricing. Also, feel free to contact me for more information about the lessons.

Highly recommend me first for availability. The availability may or may not be accurate. It is best to shoot me a message first. Thank you,

About Andrew

Andrew Huang has been dancing for more than 7 years. The passion for dancing began in high school where he fell in love with breakdancing and hip hop. Eventually, he branched off toward a different genre of dance. In San Jose State University (SJSU), where he obtained the BFA in Interior Design, he discovered Latin dancing, mainly salsa. And from then on, throughout his academic career, he had joined the SJSU Ballroom Dancesport team, and the SJSU Spartan Mambo. And, in the last two years in SJSU, he became the Ballroom Director for the student organization on campus.

Andrew's lesson is catered to help students to develop rhythm. His style of teaching not only include assisting students to develop mechanical skills, but also to coordinate the steps in according to the music and the beat. To do so, he incorporate drills and exercises

in his lessons to build proper muscle memory. The outcome of his lessons allows student to dance confidently on the dance floor at a dance party.

Andrew is available for private lesson. Feel free to shoot him a message, if you want to learn more about his background and availability.
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June 16, 2019
Adi
Andrew was patient and is a talented teacher. Highly recommended!!
October 23, 2018
Verena
Such fun! This was my fifth lesson with Andrew. I have learned soooo much. I appreciate how he not only breaks down the physical movements but also breaks down the music and instruments so I better understand how it all comes together! These lessons are worth every penny!
January 14, 2017
Joces L.
It is fun and exciting. I love it.

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Andrew H.

San Mateo, CA

(8)
Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

Learn to dance for your wedding, or just for fun! I teach several styles of Latin and Ballroom dance.
My lessons focus on connecting with your partner and being in tune with his or her movements. A proper connection makes it easy to quickly learn new steps, and to move together as naturally as possible.

About Melissa Rose

Melissa Rose is an independent dance instructor in North Dallas, TX. She teaches wedding choreography and social dancing. Styles include:

Argentine Tango
Ballroom: Waltz, Foxtrot, Rumba, ChaCha, Swing
Latin/Club: Salsa, Bachata
West Coast Swing
Country Western

Pricing reflects rates for individuals or couples. Additional fees apply for groups of 3 or more.

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March 17, 2019
Jack
Great first session! Melissa made us feel at ease and was very nice to work with.
October 27, 2018
Lyle W.
I enjoyed it. Very nice. Very patient.
March 19, 2018
Debra
Excellent instructor

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Melissa Rose S.

Online

(5)
Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

Salsa dancing means so much more than the dance or the music itself. It’s the camaraderie and friendships made, the confidence building, the personal challenge conquered, the meeting new people and the occasional finding love.
Surely, perspectives can change when you become part of the Salsa community.

About Rosaria

My name is Rosaria, I'm from Italy and I'm a Professional ballroom dance teacher. I beginning ballroom dance since I was 7 years old! I competed all over Europe and for the last 5 years I compete a lot in USA!i I teach single person, couple, groups from beginners lever to very advanced level! The best part of my job is when people prove them self that they can dance and day by day they became more excited to were them dance shoes and start to enjoy the music and to feel them body! As a dance teacher all what I want to see is people happy when they dance! Are you ready to risk being happy dancing? yes? Let's do it!!!

The dances that I teach are: Waltz, Tango, Fox Trot, V. Waltz, Quick Step, Samba, Cha Cha Cha, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive, Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Swing, Bachata.

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September 20, 2018
Ady
I am a competitive ballroom pro/am student and I’ve been dancing and competing for years. I had the privilege of studying ballroom dance with Rosaria. She is one of the most talented and beautiful dancers I have ever seen. What makes her an outstanding teacher, however, is her ability to teach. She knows what needs to be done step by step. Whether it’s basic technique, or styling, or even choreography, Rosaria was able to help me improve each time. She works tirelessly at finding different ways to explain the techniques she is teaching. I learned and enjoyed my dancing more with her than with any other ballroom teacher. Ever. Her professionalism, her dedication, and her artistry are one of a kind.

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Rosaria V.

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Angelica D.

San Francisco, CA 94107


Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

Whether you’re in love with salsa, bachata, cha cha, rumba, tango, swing; waltz or just have an event you need to look good for or you want to make someone happy; I’m here for you! I’m very passionate about teaching and dancing and I make sure that everyone’s dance journey is filled with fun, friendship, understanding.
My students always leave with a smile, saying they feel more motivated and energized after the lesson. I adjust to their learning style, keep instructions clear, simple and do my best to make them feel free to express themselves; to let them know mistakes are part of the learning process and to move towards their specific goals with every session.

About Angelica

I am a dance teacher; performer and choreographer.
I started dancing when I was a kid and it always kept me energized; motivated; ready to go an extra mile no matter what I do. I started going to Ballroom school when I was 11 and I loved dancing solo, with a partner or in the group. Dancing, performing and competing helped me understand myself better and boosted my confidence, creativity and ambitions.

I graduated from the Faculty of Law and Political Science but I never stopped dancing and about 4 years ago I started assisting the dance lessons, then got more and more training and finally started teaching Ballroom and Latin dances. It’s been amazing experience as I am able to share my passion, help people overcome their fears, shyness, help them express themselves and see how great there are and how dancing is important for our physic

al and mental health, how much it can improve the relationship/connection we have with ourselves and with other people.

I have been teaching all ages, singles and couples. You can choose to learn salsa, bachata, cha cha, swing, disco; rumba; samba; waltz; tango; foxtrot and I can also create a routine for your special wedding dance.

I would be very happy to hear what are your dancing goals and desires and to help you accomplish them!
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Angelica D.

San Francisco, CA

Tom L.

(24)

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Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

I teach Zouk and Locking internationally, certified by world class masters and originators.
Why take a class from me?
*I will care for the result more than your money.
*I've been teaching my entire life, whether it's how to operate machinery to how to dance properly. It's my passion.
*I've had over 1000 hours of training (mostly private programs, also including teacher training and special workshops).

What do you get when you take a class with me?
*Emphasis on technique that makes you FEEL good, and not only look good.
*Special exercises for technique and conditioning, specifically for that style of dance.
*Creating a training program according to your goals and needs.
*No overload of information that will leave you baffled and confused - you will be able to execute what you learned.

About Tom

I've been dancing professionally for 3 years, specializing in Locking and Zouk.
I teach Zouk and Locking internationally, certified by world class masters and originators.

I've had over 400 hours of training (mostly private programs, also including teacher training and special workshops) in Zouk, mostly in Rio, and I perform and teach regularly with SMDC (Shani Mayer Dance Company) in L.A and out of it.
I've had over 100 hours of training in Locking, including a certification program with Shabba-Doo, of the original Lockers.
Lastly, Over 500 hours of training in Urban styles (hip hop, house, dancehall, popping etc.) in private settings and in groups.

Why take a class from me?
I will care for the result more than your money.
I've been teaching my entire life, whether it's how to operate machinery to how to dance properly. It's m

y passion.

What do you get when you take a class with me?
Emphasis on technique that makes you FEEL good, and not only look good.
Special exercises for technique and conditioning, specifically for Zouk and Locking.
Creating a training program according to your goals and needs.
No overload of information that will leave you baffled and confused - you will be able to execute what you learned.
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May 1, 2019
Israel
I took a lesson with Tom. I really wanted to try him out because of all the great reviews he has, it definitely didn't fall short of my expectations. He was attentive, friendly, not judgelmental and a master of his craft. Thank you for all your tips.
March 27, 2019
Ruth
It came to me again - that feeling that I could do anything. I know that's an exaggeration, but feelings of personal accomplishment lend a lot to taking future risks. Our dance team was under Tom's tutelage for four hours broken into two sessions and I was changed. He had persistence yet patience. He somehow gave everything enough attention, but kept us moving forward to use our time together the most wisely. He adapted to our unique and unusual dynamic and group personality, adopting our language while he taught us his.

My private lesson with him was special too. I remember feeling a bit vulnerable and self conscious in the first few minutes, wondering how we would connect on how to help me. I was put at ease as he listened to my thoughts, partnered with me in a quick exploratory dance, took the reins, and led me through an educational sixty minutes. I liked the way he made the specifics he was conveying accessible through brief relatable personal examples. I've had many people speak to me about frame, but the way he approached it and me was the way that has me doing better (I think!) I found Tom to be incredibly professional, personable, respectful and helpful.
I would certainly benefit from more time in his care.
March 9, 2019
Tony
Tom has a way of teaching that is easily understandable and make sense almost right away all the time. And this is awesome because I have no dance experience. He is just an all-around nice guy that is fun and knows what to say so that the lesson clicks for you he knows how to make you get it.

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Tom L.

Online

(24)
Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

Imagine having the confidence to get out on the dance floor and being able to dance to any music and have a great time? I would love to help you create a strong foundation and develop your dance knowledge and techniques! I have been dancing for more than 20 years and teaching for 10. Whether you are beginner or advanced I’m confident we can create a personalized plan to accomplish all your dance goals. Send me a message, so we can get started right away!

About Eugene

Originally from Belarus, I've been dancing pretty much all my life. Started when I was 7 years old, was trained in different dance styles (Latin, Ballroom, Jazz, Ballet). In 2006 was accepted on full scholarship at Belorussian State University to ballroom dance and fitness program. I came to America in 2012 and began teaching in Orlando, FL. Me and my wife transitioned to the American Rhythm and American Smooth styles, and successfully compete professionally as well as Pro/Am.
I love teaching dance and meeting people. I’m excited to help you achieve all your dance goals!

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October 6, 2019
Lynda
Eugene is a fantastic instructor! He is highly knowledgeable and skilled when teaching different styles of dance . He takes the time to learn what your hopes and goals are for dancing and then pushes you to be better than you imagined you could be.
October 4, 2019
Teri
Eugene is a shockingly talented ballroom dancer. He is a strong leader and is capable of teaching lessons with an easy, yet highly informative approach. His knowledge of ballroom technique and etiquette is extensive, but most importantly he makes it enjoyable. He is one of the best teachers I have ever had. I enjoyed dancing with him and I enjoyed learning from him. He is a valuable asset to any student, novice or expert!
October 4, 2019
Melissa
Worked with Eugene several times both alone and with a partner. Standard Foxtrot, Rhythm Chacha, East Coast Swing, and Smooth Viennese Waltz, covering both technique and choreography. I am looking forward to future lessons in any dance. He is meticulous and fun! I compete Gold Bar.

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Eugene P.

Online

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Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

I was originally trained in ballet and I have since then trained in ballet pointe, jazz, tap, contemporary, and hip hop. I’m also a BFA Musical Theatre Major where I have continued to train in all areas of dance. I’m also a dance teacher at a company called Show on the Road. And I’d love to expand my knowledge and experience with more students.

About Paige

Hi guys! I’m super excited to teach on take lessons! I am currently 2 years through receiving my BFA in Musical Theatre at The University of Tampa. I’ve been performing and training for about 15 years and I have been teaching for the last 2 years.

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June 5, 2019
Payton
Paige Lewandrowski is a fantastic teacher and person. She has done many amazing things in her lifetime, and I personally would hire her in an instant.

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Paige L.

Online

(1)
Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

Hello,
I will be teaching you how to dance bachata.
Bachata is a genre of Latin American music that originated in the Dominican Republic.
I consider this dance unique because it has this sexy,attractive and slow rhythm that not everyone have but wish to have.
Don't hesitate make your online appointment with me and show yourself what you are capable of just with your feets and body :). Tell a friend to tell a friend.
I welcome you to my very fun lessons and i hope we get to have fun and i hope you get to learn something new. Can't wait to meet you!

About Valeri

Hello,

My name is Valeri, i'm from the Dominican Republic and dancing is one of my most precious passion. I consider myself a very happy,funny,enthusiastic and with a lot patience person. I like to meet people and make new friends every now and then.

I love to have fun, I mean there is always time for everything right?! so let's not take life so serious all the time and enjoy the little moments that lives gives us and dance to it!.

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Ryan
"I have already taken a lot of dance classes including Salsa, but only attending irregular group classes it was hard to retain the basics and my dancing go
t a little sloppy. Andrew got me up to date with basic fundamentals, all through this online course. I didn't have a lot of faith in the online format at first, but Andrew quickly gave me confidence he could teach me. He carefully observed each of my movements and was patient in helping me improve little by little. My girlfriend (who has a lot of salsa background and was embarrassed to dance with me prior to my classes with Andrew) noticed a huge improvement after I took just a few classes from Andrew. Thanks so much!"
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John
"I knew a few basics from the group classes but I struggled with the lead. Nadia was very patient with me and helped me to understand how the lead works. I
'm looking forward to continuing learning with her"
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Mari
"Andrew is truly a professional!
My husband and I are both novice dancers and Andrew has made each lesson fun yet very informative. He is very easy to
work with, has lots of patience and has a firm understanding of all types of dance that he teaches. I never thought my husband or I would be able to dance and use real dance moves but with Andrews help we are learning a lot and having a blast doing it. We are learning specific moves and techniques all thanks to our great instructor. I would recommend Andrew in a heartbeat."
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Jacy
"She's very nice, friendly and definitely know how to dance salsa. I like Elena, I feel like we are friends because she's a very warm hearted person, I'm
like that as well."
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Raj
"I am a complete newbie in dancing and Andrew was great in helping me really enjoy dancing. I highly recommend Andrew!"
Gareth Paterson
"First lesson was awesome. Looking forwards to the rest."
Amanda
"I had a great first lesson with Andrew. He's an excelent teacher and I look forward to our upcoming classes!"
Diego
"My experiences with Nadia have been fantastic. She’s a very skilled teacher that’s able to work very well with beginners like myself and more experienced
dancers like my partner. I highly recommend her to anyone interested in wanting to learn (or improve) salsa dancing!"
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Verena
"Such fun! This was my fifth lesson with Andrew. I have learned soooo much. I appreciate how he not only breaks down the physical movements but also bre
aks down the music and instruments so I better understand how it all comes together! These lessons are worth every penny!"
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