Carmine SalsaFunk Finelli #salsa

Two Left Feet Podcast
1 min readFeb 16, 2024

Carmine Finelli — The Mambo #Salsa

He is a Salsero Born in Foggia, Italy.

He is currently a full time dancer and instructor who teaches in Turin, Italy.

He specializes in Salsa, Hip House, House and Reggaeton.

In this episode we talk about :

Intro — 00:00
Childhood — 00:30
Introduction to Salsa — 7:40
His Beginner Stage in Salsa — 9:15
Advice for Beginners — 10:14
How do you stay motivated to improve ? — 16:15
Life of a full-time Dancer — 21:30
Advice for others who want to become Full Time Dancers — 23:50
Most influential Instructors in his life — 26:55
How to find your own dance style — 30:25
Dancing Scene in Italy — 33:23
What he dislikes about Dance Socials/Parties — 37:00
What makes for a Good Dance Social/Party/Fiesta — 39:45
Competition amongst Dance Instructors — 43:51
Traits of a Good Instructor — 46:35
What makes for a Good Follow ? — 48:20
What makes for a Good Lead — 51:55
The basics/Fundamentals of a Dance — 54:00
Musicality — 57:14
One common mistake that she has seen amongst her students — 59:45
One piece of advice that can make anyone a better dancer immediately — 1:03:50
Outro — 1:07:25

**Social Media Links**

https://www.instagram.com/_carmine_finelli/?hl=en

https://www.facebook.com/carmine.finelli85/

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