Bios of Performers and Instructors
Joe burgos has been teaching since October of 1998, after teaching for
Jimmy Anton for 1 year and Karisma dance school for 3 years, he
decided to start his own dance company called Piel Canela Dance &
Music School in October of 2001. Listed below are some of his major accomplishments.
organizer & promotor
Salsa Olympics, Salsa Cruise,
"Que rico Mambo" a dance production
founder and organizer of the Atlanta Salsa Congress
Jimmy Anton Dancers
Tour of Peru, Lima, Cuszco, Macchu Picchu
Tour of Italy, Milan, Rome, Mantova, Genova
Piel Canela Dancers
Tour of Italy, Milan, Rome, Venice, Genova
Bajo del Cielo de America
Puerto Rico Salsa Congress
Salsa Olympics at Riverbank State Park
Philadelphia Salsa Congress
Connecticut 2nd Annual Salsa Congress
Washington DC 2nd Annual Salsa Congress
Albert Torres 50th Birthday Celebration
8th Annual West Coast Salsa Congress
Jimmy Anton Dance Social
Berkley Carroll School Dance Expose
Latin Cultural Festival
Yamulee Dance Social
Isreali Independence Day at Crobar
Salsa Fridays at China Club
Boston Salsa Congress
Mambo Showdown at Club Cache
Trey Parker Fundraiser at Club Cache
Atlanta Salsa Congress
Oscar de Leon at Latin Quarters
Mambo Festival at South Street Seaport
SOBs Big Bad Boogaloo Bash
New York Salsa Congress
Midsummer Night Swing, Salsa Night at Lincoln Center
Piel Canela Choreographies
El Yo Yo
Besitos de Coco
Chinta del Oriente
Gusto y Gana
Suelta el Bongo
Dance Production in April 2007:
"Que Rico Mambo"
items and updates
website is a work in progress - by definition. If you are a frequent visitor
of our site and want to know what has been added or changed recently,
you can simply check this page. All updates will be enumerated in reverse
12 June 2006: a new link on the Links page.
And new pictures from the Antalya Salsa holiday 2006.
13 April 2006: All information on the annual Salsa Dance Concert, June
17th at the Chateau Vilain XIIII in Leut-Maasmechelen, on the Events
23 March 2006: The Spring 2006 Classes schedule
is now online.
27 Februari 2006: A new article on salsa, or dancing in general, has
found its way to this site. Originally published in De Financieel Economische
Tijd, of all places. Check it out.
09 Februari 2006: New updates? The whole website, basically. But you
already knew that, since you're looking at it right now. New links
were added: The 3rd Brussels international Salsa Congress 2006, Impacto
Latino DJ's, and Festisalsa's Salsa holiday in Turkey (More news on
the last item will follow soon).
15 June 2005: the Summer Workshops with Oscar are online: workshops
Also the events page has been updated
with the Leut 2005 poster . New links were added:
NYNJ salsa congress nov.2005, Stockholm Congress aug.2005, ...
7 July 2004: classes Autumn 2004 are updated,
also workshops and events.
January 1 2004 Happy New Year ! Some new links
The winter 2004 class schedule is ready.
December 31, 2003
The events section has been updated
April 24 2001
Revision of our list of favorite music.
We've included links to the personal home pages for several artists
and bands, and if you look carefully on some of these sites you can
find downloadable samples of their songs !
Salsa lessen in Brussel,
Leuven, Mechelen & Antwerpen