cha cha cha

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Ballroom dance originating in Cuba c.1952. Development of mambo. Name derives from rhythm—2 crotchets, 3 quavers, quaver rest. Steps are glided, with rocking of hips as in rumba.

Subjects: Music.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.