dance music

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dance music

n
1. (Music, other) music that is suitable for dancing
2. (Pop Music) Also called: dance pop music with a strong electronic rhythm
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dance music - a genre of popular music composed for ballroom dancingdance music - a genre of popular music composed for ballroom dancing
popular music, popular music genre - any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)
2.dance music - music to dance to
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
beguine - music written in the bolero rhythm of the beguine dance
bolero - music written in the rhythm of the bolero dance
carioca - music composed for dancing the carioca
conga - music composed for dancing the conga
flamenco - guitar music composed for dancing the flamenco
gavotte - music composed in quadruple time for dancing the gavotte
habanera - music composed in duple time for dancing the habanera
hornpipe - music for dancing the hornpipe
gigue, jig - music in three-four time for dancing a jig
landler - music in triple time for dancing the landler
mazurka - music composed for dancing the mazurka
minuet - a stately piece of music composed for dancing the minuet; often incorporated into a sonata or suite
paso doble - music in march time composed for dancing the paso doble; often played at bull fights
pavan, pavane - music composed for dancing the pavane
polka - music performed for dancing the polka
quadrille - music for dancing the quadrille
reel - music composed for dancing a reel
rhumba, rumba - syncopated music in duple time for dancing the rumba
samba - music composed for dancing the samba
saraband - music composed for dancing the saraband
tango - music written in duple time for dancing the tango
tarantella - music composed in six-eight time for dancing the tarantella
techno - a style of fast heavy electronic dance music usually without vocals
waltz - music composed in triple time for waltzing
ragtime, rag - music with a syncopated melody (usually for the piano)
jazz - a style of dance music popular in the 1920s; similar to New Orleans jazz but played by large bands
kwela - a kind of danceable music popular among black South Africans; includes a whistle among its instruments
Translations
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dance music

nmusica da ballo
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The post Napa aims for new Guinness dance record appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
She added: "There have always been two records I want to make; the acoustic record and the dance record.
It is not to say that the album is itself recorded at low fidelity, however - “Lo-Fi” is an extremely cutting-edge and razor-sharp digital dance record.
Jacqueline Rose, director of Big Dance 2012, said: "The global response to the Big Dance record attempt emphasises the power of dance as an art form to communicate and how it can unite communities.
One of the biggest trends by far is re-mixing - and usually, the end result is a classic cheesy ballad dressed up as a dance record.
And if you want a good laugh, my Fit Club mate Russell Grant is releasing a new dance record called the Russell Hustle which is about his experiences on the show.
SHE had the biggest dance record of 2004 - and Therese is hoping for another big hit this month.
The post Ayia Napa plans another dance record appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
It's really interesting because it's putting sax on a huge dance record.
So, I figured it would transition easily into a spiritual trance dance record.
I wanted to make a fierce dance record where each song makes you want to get up and move," Spears said.