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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merengue_music

Merengue is a type of music and dance originating in the Dominican Republic, which has ... The origins of the music are traced to northern Hispaniola, more specifically,Cibao, and Merengue Cibaeño and Merengue Típico are the terms most ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merengue_(dance)

Merengue is a style of Dominican music and dance. Partners hold each other in a closed ... In one version, the dance originated from the enslaved laborers working in sugar beet fields. These workers were connected to one another by a chain ...

www.centralhome.com/ballroomcountry/merengue.htm

There are two popular versions of the of the origin of the Dominican national dance, the Merengue. One story alleges the dance originated with slaves who were ...

www.heritageinstitute.com/danceinfo/descriptions/merengue.htm

Introduction to Merengue dancing. ... The origins of the dance, which followed on the heals of the introduction of the music, are surrounded by folklore. One of the ...

www.tamborayguira.com/merhst-e.htm

The origin of merengue is still discussed. Among the ... It seems that merengue comes from a cuban music called UPA, which had a part called merengue.

dancehistorydevelopment.wordpress.com/2013/05/12/the-merengue-of-the-dominican-republic

May 12, 2013 ... As I said before, the exact origin is unknown for merengue but it has been agreed that the dance was formed over two centuries ago! There are ...

www.donquijote.org/culture/dominican-republic/music/merengue

Although the precise origin of Merengue has never been unanimously agreed, historians claim that the dance form either derives from the one-foot dragging of ...

www.dancingthrulife.com/history-of-merengue.html

There are many versions and interpretations of the origins of Merengue. Two of the more popular explanations of its origins are the following: one, is that the ...

www.umich.edu/~ac213/student_projects06/dorir/Merengue.html

The Merengue is the national dance of the Dominican Republic, and is also one ... Though its true origins are unknown, there are two popular stories circulating ...