Ballroom Dance > What to dance to this?

Discussion in 'Ballroom Dance' started by datitmarsh, May 28, 2017.

  1. datitmarsh

    datitmarsh Member

    I love the song "In my daughter's eyes" by Martina McBride. Does the timing fit with a dance timing? I was looking for rumba showcase
     
  2. datitmarsh

    datitmarsh Member

    My alternate thought was "dance with my father"
     
  3. newbie

    newbie Well-Known Member

    Slow number?
     
  4. datitmarsh

    datitmarsh Member

    Slow rumba? Does it work?
     
  5. Borazine

    Borazine New Member

    By my count, "In My Daughter's Eyes" is about 62 beats per minute. Typically for American Rumba you want somewhere around 120, and for International Rumba 90-100 ish. If you really like the song, my recommendation would be to speed it up a little bit and try a Bolero.

    "Dance with my Father" by Luther Vandross clocks in at about 81 beats per minute. I think it works pretty well for a slow Rumba.
     
  6. datitmarsh

    datitmarsh Member

    Thank you for that.
     
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