dance originated in Cuba where there were
substantial settlements of Haitians. In the back
country of Haiti, the "Mambo" is a voodoo priestess,
who serves the villagers as counselor, healer,
exorcist, soothsayer, spiritual advisor, and
organizer of public entertainment. However, there is
not a folk dance in Haiti called the "Mambo
One of the greatest contributions of the Mambo is
that it led to the development of the Cha-Cha.
Mambo has very close roots to Salsa and in fact
there is a very little difference between Salsa and
Mambo music. These free
will teach you the basic steps in several dances,
but lessons from a dance studio or use of an
will make it easier and much more fun.