Eddie Torres

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Eddie Torres (born July 3, 1950), also known as "The Mambo King", is a salsa dance instructor.[1] Torres' technique developed from various sources including Afro-Cuban son, mambo, and North American jazz dance. [2] Torres' style can be contrasted with the Los Angeles style.[3]


  1. ^ NAVARRO, MIREYA (September 3, 2000). "Battle of the Mambo Is Bruising Some Toes". The New York Times.
  2. ^ Renta, Priscilla (eds, Nancy Raquel Mirabal, Agustin Laó-Montes) (2007). Technofuturos: Critical Interventions in Latina/o Studies. Lexington Books. p. 283.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  3. ^ Pietrobruno, Sheenagh (2006). Salsa and Its Transnational Moves. Lexington Books. p. 65.

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