Rumba basic steps – Learn the Side Basic Step in Rumba

Rumba-side-basic-snapshot-sThis is the first of the basic Rumba steps – the Side basic step! This the easiest of all the Rumba basic steps and often called the baby step of the Rumba. You should have no problems getting it quickly.

Move: The side basic step
Level: Absolute Beginner

The Box Step – Rumba Lesson
Cuban Motion Part 1 – General Overview
Cuban Motion Part 2 – Feet & Legs
Cuban Motion Part 3 – Hips & Body Action
Other Rumba dance lessons


  1. Peter Weiler says

    What is the title/song for the music for this lesson, please? (It’s nice and slow for beginners.)

  2. says

    Hi Peter,

    We made this video a while back. I actually can’t remember what the name of that Rumba song is! Sorry, If I remember I’ll post it here.

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