23. May – Musicality Class for dancers at Salsakompaniet

SALSAKOMPANIET by Jazzy Ruiz Presents:

When: Monday 23. May 19.30-20.30

Where: Melahuset, Mariboes gate 8, Oslo

Prices/Sign up:
  • 250,– kr SK members
  • 299,– Non members
  • 200,– NOK Royal Tumbao members
  • Masterclass participants (signed up current season): Free
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We have the honor to host a masterclass specially for dancers with one of the most recognized worldwide musical legends of our time: JIMMY BOSCH.


In this masterclass for dancers you will have the unique opportunity to receive all the knowledge you’ll ever need to add to your dance training and to expand your understanding about latin music & culture!

Highly recommended for social dancers!

Here are some of the topics of this class essential for social dancers:

  • Focus of social dance – Couple dancing vs. music focus
  • Salsa On1 vs. Salsa On2 – whatʼs the difference?
  • Identify changes in the music – what to do on the dance floor?
  • Bad habits in social dancing
  • Structure of a salsa song & break down of elements
  • Different types of salsa music & how to dance to them & and much more!


Jimmy Bosch is a Jazz and Salsa Music trombonist, composer and bandleader of Puerto Rican descent, born in Jersey City, New Jersey. Having performed since age eleven, by age thirteen he was playing in several local Latin music bands, “La Caliente”, “Arco Iris”, “La Sonica.” While at Rutgers University studying classical music at age eighteen, he met Manny Oquendo and joined his band.

He worked with Manny Oquendo on and off for over 20 years. Jimmy worked with Ray Barretto from the early ’80s to early ’90s. In 1996 he founded his own band “La Orquesta Jimmy Bosch”, and has recorded four albums as a solo artist. Jimmy began working with Israel Cacaho in 1987, recorded and toured with Cachao also for over 20 years. Having recorded on over 100 recordings, Jimmy has toured with FANIA, Eddie Palmieri, Ruben Blades, Tipica Novel, Combinacion Perfecta, Pete El Conde Rodriguez, and so many more on a global level.

Jimmy continues to tour as a solo artist and band leader imparting his years of experience with musicians all over the world. “La Orquesta Jimmy Bosch” and Jimmy Bosch y su Sexteto de Otro Mundo” continues to tour globally.