Adam Taub & Bachata Class
Adam Taub is a documentary filmmaker, bachata researcher and dance teacher. Adam has, for over a decade, had broad experience in the world of Bachata. He has lived in the Dominican Republic and conducted extensive research, in-depth video projects, and recorded interviews with bachata legends. Adam is widely recognized for his innovative presentations and the unique pedagogy he has developed for teaching bachata dance and musicology. Adam has been invited to teach and present his work at dozens of national and international salsa and bachata festivals, libraries, cultural centers, and universities.
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Bachata Dance Workshops
Bachata dance workshops are available for festivals, studios, and universities involving a variety of content including foundations, basic steps, footwork, partnerwork, timing, musicality, and styles.
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Book A University Visit, Lecture, or Workshop
I offer a variety of engaging university and school programs that may incorporate dance workshops, lectures, multimedia presentations, film screenings, and classroom visits. We explore Dominican and Bachata culture, history, identity, dance, and music. Click here for more info.
Multi Media Presentations
Multimedia presentations and lectures on Bachata music and dance, history, culture, and styles are available for universities, studios, schools, festivals and congresses.
The Duke of Bachata is a documentary film by Adam Taub, that follows Bachatero Joan Soriano, from the Dominican Republic as he struggles to make it in music and support his family. The film also features bachata musicians Edilio Paredes, Leonardo Paniagua, El Chivo Sin Ley, iASO Records and more. Adam is available for screenings and can include Q & A, class lectures. In addition to the Duke of Bachata Adam has other feature documentary films such as La Quinceañera and Juana & Cande: A Dominican Family Portrait.
Bachata Research, Interviews and video
I have been doing music and dance research, film work, and interviews in the Dominican Republic and around the world for over a decade and continue research on a variety of topics. I present this work during workshops, festivals, university visits, and on my website, blog, Youtube channel, and Facebook page.