Music

Monthly music suggestions

The choices for February 2024 are selected by the fabulous Barbara Ambroz.

Every month we post some favourite music links, chosen for your enjoyment, by a WDO Director, Adviser or Member.
Music is such a massive part of our wonderful Dance World and is there to inspire, stimulate and motivate us.
This month the wonderful Barbara Ambroz has chosen some of her favourite music for your enjoyment. .

Cha Cha Cha

Cachito Mio-Oscar D'Leon

Cha Cha Cha

Oye Como Va-Santana

Samba

Manzanita-Arranca

Samba

Mas Que Nada-Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66

Rumba

Omara Portuondo - Noche Cubana

Jive

Breaking Up The House-Oo Bop Sh'Bam

BARBARA AMBROZ MOON RIVER 2CELLOS WALTZ https://youtu.be/1KFSfoBIgcg
CARUSO OLIVATO DANCESPORT ORCHESTRA TANGO https://youtu.be/SDYHym7ykt8
WALTZ NO. 2 DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH VIENNESE WALTZ https://youtu.be/mmCnQDUSO4I
TANGO-COMPOSITION MGZAVREBI FOXTROT https://youtu.be/X_pZJqOumVU
THE SINGER LIZA MINNELLI QUICKSTEP https://youtu.be/LOFC4U64GyU
HAZEL NEWBERRY TODOS TANGO THE LEN PHILLIPS BIG BAND TANGO https://youtu.be/p4tyw809Ha0
A TIME FOR US DAVID DAVIDSON WALTZ https://youtu.be/tR2b8TseGvk
STEPPING OUT WITH MY BABY ANTHONY STRONG SLOW FOXTROT https://youtu.be/aIH-3mPD-WQ
YOU ARE THE REASON CALUM SCOTT VIENNESE WALTZ https://youtu.be/ByfFurjQDb0
MY FAVOURITE THINGS THE LEN PHILLIPS BIG BAND QUICKSTEP https://youtu.be/hR1o6ge5kJk
JURIJ BATAGELJ CUENTAME QUE TE PASO AL CASTELLANOS Y SU ORQUESTA CUBANA CHA CHA https://youtu.be/6z7fQQM5eB0
CHICA CHICA BOOM CHIC CARMEN MIRANDA SAMBA https://youtu.be/WJbF3qHdwfI
SILENCIO IBRAHIM FERRER RUMBA https://youtu.be/G9Z-UDO7ZLk
ESPAÑA CANI BANDA TAURINA PASO https://youtu.be/dzbcdDAugxk
IN THE MOOD GLENN MILLER JIVE https://youtu.be/_CI-0E_jses
ISAO NAKAGAWA ふるさと(配信限定楽曲) EXILE ATSUSHI WALTZ https://youtube.com/watch?v=mDuOOdtbP30&si=rYnD_pkQGev4i5kt
日曜劇場「ATARU」メインテーマ ATARU TANGO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gr0SLeORFfM
柴咲コウ - 影 VIENNESE WALTZ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPdeuOqWn-E
LULLABY OF LEAVES MARY STALLINGS SLOW FOXTROT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdZvB9my2lY&si=FU5Fh8-0-jskzdNv
THE THEM OF KAITO YAMANEKO AKIHIKO MATSUMOTO QUICKSTEP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoC0j71tLVE
LORRAINE YOU BELONG TO MY HEART BILLY VAUGHN SLOW FOXTROT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-QAkNSitnM
BRAZIL JOHNNY MATHIS SAMBA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CRuLZvJ-mqs
SMILE NAT KING COLE SLOW WALZ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyHoohNyYkw
MY BABY JUST CARE FOR ME NINA SIMONE SLOW FOXTROT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZS7iKdRo5Q
SONG FROM A SECRET GARDEN SECRET GARDEN SLOW FOXTROT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-sWnEWpS_fA
Kenny & Marion Welsh BON SOIR PlLACIDO DOMINGO Waltz https://youtu.be/b4_6xdGMvH0
TELEPHONE MARTYNAS Tango https://youtu.be/AmCBOGpfexQ
ONE FINE THING HARRY CONNICK JNR Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/zdaGMxrtYfM
SUFFER CHARLIE POUTH Viennese Waltz https://youtu.be/cQ8xU0Kgf3M
LAY DOWN SALLY ERIC CLAPTON Quickstep https://youtu.be/9hQqP6RNnDE
Hans Galke AMIGO CARLOS CAMPOSS ChaCha https://youtu.be/t9XeGTEIm44
TEQUILA THE CHAMPS Samba https://youtu.be/IESOnz8OA4A
UNA CUALQUIERA MOLANO EL MOLA Rumba https://youtu.be/lbs6EGAsczc
ERNESTO LECUONA PLAYS LECUONA MALAGUEÑA & ANDALUCA Paso Doble https://youtu.be/F2ksNyyuViQ
NO MAMA NO PAPA LAURA B & THE MOONLIGHTERS Jive https://youtu.be/rerFED7TBos
Michael/Vicky Barr THE GIRL FROM IPANEMA FRANK SINATRA & ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/NldPFVKYmiw
YOU MAKE ME FEEL SO YOUNG FRANK SINATRA Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/TZNIKZdoehE
SATIN DOLL DUKE ELLINGTON 7 HIS ORCESTRA Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/wTFPV1pk654
FLAMINGO EARL BOSTIC Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/KdaQAZjzhoA
STELLA BY STARLIGHT VICTOR SYLVESTER & HIS ORCHESTRA Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/_SgZbV3CnTQ
LEAN BABYLEAN BABY BILLY MAY & HIS ORCHESTRA Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/wLemjf2TcZ0
MR BOGANGLES SAMMY DAVIS JNR https://youtu.be/LKP8TbtLFew
Slavik ESO BESO PAUL ANKA Samba https://youtu.be/0tTUqh8q0bE
WHATEVER LOLA WANTS DELLA REESE Cha Cha https://youtu.be/5dvfGCE-O4c
QUE TRISTEZA LUIS MIGUEL Rumba https://youtu.be/IDgxquMIYDk
ESE MOMENTO RAFAEL POLLO BRITO Rumba https://youtu.be/ZXqraRG_vZs
MIAMI BEACH TITO PUENTE Rumba https://youtu.be/alh6htg_Yck
Domen TIME ON MY HANDS BERT KAEMPFERT Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/Atf3u-lNRkg
LOVER, COME BACK TO ME BARBARA STREISAND Quickstep https://youtu.be/wY7TDUiQae4
SIMPLY SATIE MICHAEL DULIN Waltz https://youtu.be/xcArvm3yCOI
CRISTOFORI'S DREAM DAVID LANZ Viennese Waltz https://youtu.be/hm8y6kzXwEU
FEEL ME S.E.N.S Waltz https://youtu.be/qpzm_zUYT5A
EMANUEL EMANUEL Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/kcMaxo0OaZo
Carmen DO YOU WANNA DANCE BETTE MIDLER Rumba https://youtu.be/gtZX56T6Bcc
ALL SHOOK UP ELVIS PRESLEY Jive https://youtu.be/23zLefwiii4
TANGO:ZERO HOUR ASTOR PIAZZOLLA Tango https://youtu.be/YgEeBDxFDpY
SUNSHINE OF YOUR LIFE ELLA FITZGERALD Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/tC5hXBt5RIs
OUT OF AFRICA JOHN BARRY https://youtu.be/rdrScNQDFMM
MY BABY JUST CARES FOR ME NINA SIMONE Jive https://youtu.be/3ZS7iKdRo5Q
Tony Dokman GET HAPPY FRICH KUNZEL / NELSON RIDDLE Quickstep https://youtu.be/cAH-dXcjkS8
A WORLD WITHOUT LOVE SPENCER DAY Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/Sa8N6hEod0M
THESE ARMS OF MINE OTIS REDDING Viennese Waltz https://youtu.be/EoLDQ3rnsDQ
BAJOFONDO CÓDIGO DE BARRA Tango https://youtu.be/X3kZ-5wOfdQ
364 I'TE VURRIA VASA Waltz https://youtu.be/Z3hpUDc8y_Q
Colin James TICO TICO PEREZ PRADO Samba https://youtu.be/wkHvvdmz-S4
PEREZ PRADO C.ALMARAN Rumba https://youtu.be/3HBwLuNWNLo
HARLEM NOCTURNE CHAKACHAS Rumba https://youtu.be/uvtiu5O5RhQ
GROSSINGERS CHA CHA CHA TITO PUENTE Cha Cha https://youtu.be/auDSAU7EKDc
BATIDAS SUCULENTAS JAZZ JUICE Samba https://youtu.be/VzRO4OtT4oo
LAND OF 1000 DANCES WILSON PICKETT Jive https://youtu.be/3mz_EXHKGHs
WATERMELON MAN PONCHO SANCHEZ Cha Cha https://youtu.be/PhdovynDcRY
Marcus Hilton MBE SOMEWHERE IN TIME MAKSIM Waltz https://youtu.be/YkKue_MEnkk
WILD IS THE WIND RANDY CRAWFORD https://youtu.be/DfS1TnhO-kQ
I WONDER WHY CURTIS STIGERS Waltz https://youtu.be/0JZAxXITOR0
HUMAN RAG 'N' BONE MAN https://youtu.be/L3wKzyIN1yk
7 DAYS CRAIG DAVID https://youtu.be/P5lmb5-tnM0
ITS A MAN'S WORLD JAMES BROWN / LUCIANO PAVAROTTI Viennese Waltz https://youtu.be/GaB9F3R9cIY
KILLING ME SOFTLY ANDY WILLIAMS Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/YnjHK_pmTrA
Franco Formica RUN FREE SI CRANSTOUN Jive https://youtu.be/0Qa_ZsCsHLs
SEI DE UM RIO CAMANE Rumba https://youtu.be/pJouVU0jlH0
MOLIENDO CAFE LOS FATALES Samba https://youtu.be/5JfPhwuNaIk
LA CUARENTONA CARLOS CAMPOS Cha Cha https://youtu.be/FkhGSjPr1Mk
Lyn Marriner LIBERTANGO YO-YO MA Tango https://youtu.be/31C1Des-XuY
DARK WALTZ HAYLEY WESTENRA Waltz https://youtu.be/XS-fBWGtd5s
THREE TIMES A LADY THE COMMODORES Waltz https://youtu.be/3qTPVS1uiQ0
I LOVE PARIS HARRY CONNICK JNR Quickstep https://youtu.be/0UKDMsRQjVM
THE SHADOW OF YOUR SMILE KENNY G Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/90lrVUTASvQ
SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL PETER CONCOTTI Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/0Qa_ZsCsHLs
Karina Smirnoff COULEUR CAFE SERGE GAINSBOURG Samba https://youtu.be/7HHV14uTNCg
STIFF JAZZ DZIHAN & HAMIEN Samba https://youtu.be/FcAfaxSv8aA
NO SOY DE AQUI, NI SOY DE ELLA FACUNDO CABRAL https://youtu.be/khqgn1uiUfU
YO LO AMO (AND I LOVE HIM) NATALIE COLE Rumba https://youtu.be/umsIdSHw4gM
COWBOY BOSSA FEAT. YANEZ Samba https://youtu.be/qVDMV-11CUM
RADIO ARGENTINA JOHANNES LINSTEAD https://youtu.be/_Pj-7AcXkxs
Massimo Giorgianni NAPULE E' PINO DANIELE https://youtu.be/81pIF0VSfMo
CAVATINA DEER HUNTER https://youtu.be/X7SvBtJuh3Y
MY FIRST, MY LAST, MY EVERYTHING BARRY WHITE https://youtu.be/tB54XUhA9_w
MILLE GIORNI DI TE E DI ME CLAUDIO BAGLIONI https://youtu.be/9sDBqvpzpFo
SMILE MICHAEL JACKSON https://youtu.be/kmw1yYRdDOM
CINEMA PARADISO ENNIO MORRICONE https://youtu.be/JlQh4PeB8PE
Allan Tornsberg CON LOS ANOS QUE ME QUEDAN GLORA ESTEFAN Rumba https://youtu.be/Aeo0o3LcJfQ
DOIN' IT RIGHT JOE CUBA SEXTET Cha Cha https://youtu.be/IPdmdGOuAzY
CHERRY PINK & APPLE BLOSSON WHITE CEREZA ROSE Cha Cha https://youtu.be/HsgTGnavB8Y
HALF A MINUTE MATT BIANCO Samba https://youtu.be/8UkwbdBdzIM
CONTIGO EN LA DISTANCIA YURI FT. MARIA JOSE Rumba https://youtu.be/aHU651ABxBk
Anne Laxholm CABARET LIZA MINELLI Quickstep https://youtu.be/72ebBwb3i3Q
SEPTEMBER IN THE RAIN DINAH WASHINGTON Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/fk-jh3xocd0
ELEGY FOR THE VICTIMS OF THE TSUNAMI 2011 NOBUYUKI TSUJII Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/LqoV4ZW7xTA
FELICIA ALFRED HAUSE Tango https://youtu.be/zYkDEuppSvA
KARLEKSVALS MINA SANGER Waltz https://youtu.be/f7dY6ZCBLac
MAY EACH DAY ANDY WILLIAMS Waltz https://youtu.be/7nR3E8H8g6M
Ukrainian Dancers Choice OKEAN ELZY ОБІЙМИ https://youtu.be/--Wokwe4-i0
KALUSH ЗОРІ BY ANASTASIIA KUZIV & KHRISTINA DUTCHAK https://youtu.be/j5oVLfa2Fag
ОДИН В КАНОЕ У МЕНЕ НЕМАЄ ДОМУ https://youtu.be/CNseOyh1-q4
ОКЕАН ЕЛЬЗИ НА НЕБІ https://youtu.be/hLPe_jGmxq0
TRYMAY Waltz https://youtu.be/XvUfClflW20
НАМАЛЮЮ ТОБI ЗОРІ T Kapoub https://youtu.be/mzghQJAW_VQ
Sirpa Suutari AC-CENT-TCHU-ATE THE POSITIVE Jive https://youtu.be/58TLTK8R9os
36-22-36 BOBBIE 'BLUE' BLAND Jive https://youtu.be/IUHw1hrjEIc
TOO MUCH LOVE MICHEL CAMILO & TOMATITO Rumba https://youtu.be/9uDRrflUbxQ
SABICAS EL CASTILLO MORO DANZA MORO Paso Doble https://youtu.be/_R2EShzhjrw
TANGO TO EVORA CONJUNTO BERRETIN Tango https://youtu.be/0EQM-_dJmUk
24 CANTA CANTA CANTA MINHA GENTE Samba https://youtu.be/X4Tp_TmjHRs
EL RATON DIEGO EL CIGALA Cha Cha https://youtu.be/Jxqe3Tqh3CI
Bryan Watson BESAME MUCHO SWINGIN FIREBALLS Rumba https://youtu.be/nmojWJrjmqg
BURLEY Q BONGO JACK COSTANZO & HIS ORCHESTRA Jive https://youtu.be/iD8tcz0mnlo
MAGALENHA SERGIO MENDES Samba https://youtu.be/stYJkLlNmsY
WHAT A DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES SWINGIN' FIREBALLS Rumba https://youtu.be/QFNtA4s63rI
HAPPY PHARRELL WILLIAMS Jive https://youtu.be/ZbZSe6N_BXs
AQUELLOS OJOS VERDES IBRAHAM FERRER Rumba https://youtu.be/ETj3mZmoiMw
Karen Hilton MBE IT DON'T MEAN A THING GEOFF LOVE & HIS ORCHESTRA Quickstep https://youtu.be/-qsBCNF9vww
PATA PATA MIRIAM MAKEBA Cha Cha https://youtu.be/JBJVVhn7iuo
THE FIRST TIME EVER I SAW YOUR FACE ROBERTA FLACK Rumba https://youtu.be/VqW-eO3jTVU
THEME FROM SCHINDLERS LIST JOHN WILLIAMS Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/057A1RdssoU
SOMBRA PERCY FAITH Tango https://youtu.be/RRLaPEykJCI
Joanna Leunis LET GO ASTRUD GILBERTO Samba https://youtu.be/UtZn7PpdevA
ALL IN LOVE IS FAIR MARC ANTHONY Rumba https://youtu.be/vUptHppcxSg
QUIZAS, QUIZAS, QUIZAS LUCRECIA Slow Cha Cha https://youtu.be/D_y3X52-q30
CHAN CHAN BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB Samba https://youtu.be/tGbRZ73NvlY
LIMIT TO YOUR LOVE JAMES BLAKE Rumba https://youtu.be/oOT2-OTebx0
NO SOY DE AQUI SON DE TIKIZIA Rumba https://youtu.be/OnvrHXfG4qs
William Pino BAILATA BEATA SODERBERG Viennese Waltz https://youtu.be/FdkMmzzssDE
WONDERWALL COOL TRAIN QUARTET Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/CDUVfjpBi_s
TANGUERA SEXTETO MAYOR Tango https://youtu.be/CDUVfjpBi_s
NE ME QUITTE PAS STING Waltz https://youtu.be/9uFncqMPShI
Espen Salberg SUCH A NIGHT MICHAEL BUBLE Jive https://youtu.be/R0i5gYx_l1c
CHEO FELICIANO AMADA MIA Rumba https://youtu.be/-mz0hhHel7c
I SHOULDNT, I WOULDNT CLUB DES BELUGAS Jive https://youtu.be/vui8UxOKNlI
MALATERRA GIGI D'ALESSIO Rumba https://youtu.be/cRjSvF-GzgM
SKIP TO THE BIP CLUB DES BELUGAS Samba https://youtu.be/9x7D5pcIRqc
Loraine Barry THE SINGER LIZA MINNELLI Quickstep https://youtu.be/fuGHb4ElA50
BURYING THE HEART TRACY HUANG Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/hqSOfsN0fBs
LULLABY OF THE LEAVES BILLY ECKSTINE Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/mlnoAeEREMw
SOMBRA PERCY FAITH Tango https://youtu.be/RRLaPEykJCI
RECUERDOS DE LA ALHAMBRA NANA MOUSKOURI Waltz https://youtu.be/CXuI_VFEwe8
TIME HANS ZIMMER https://youtu.be/RxabLA7UQ9k
Shirley Ballas I ONLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU SHELBY LYNN Rumba https://youtu.be/f3AjWvSJ-3k
MOONRIVER ANDY WILLIAMS Waltz https://youtu.be/L_jgIezosVA
ITS NOT UNUSUAL TOM JONES Samba https://youtu.be/ixva4i2T8aQ
SEX & CANDY ALEXANDER JEAN Rumba https://youtu.be/4wsw70L2gDg
Alan Shingler 5 MONTHS, 2 WEEKS, 2 DAYS LOUIS PRIMA Jive https://youtu.be/oVk2fU7Da8E
ESO BESO PAUL ANKA Samba https://youtu.be/wBuHj87lLm0
KILLING ME SOFTLY NILS LANDGREN Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/pl6o3kJ7Ot4
CAN'T BUY ME LOVE VICTOR SYLVESTER JNR Quickstep https://youtu.be/Cj_KKjNl_6o
LIBERTANGO YOYO MA Tango https://youtu.be/WdoHeJBbNs0
EBB TIDE RUFUS JONES Slow Foxtrot https://youtu.be/EedkUx80K0M