ENG – Hector is a swing dancer (Lindy Hop and Jazz solo). Beginning with the ballroom dances, he felt more interested on the latin rhythms, Afrocuban dances and the Argentinian Tango. It was not until 2005 that he started dancing Lindy Hop, but he was captured by the essence of the dance and he began teaching it in 2009. Nowadays, Hector dances and teaches Cuban Salsa, Argentinian Tango and Lindy hop in different important schools of Barcelona. His teaching is known to be focused on the roots of each dance and he likes to develop one’s own body movements within the couple dance in order to improve both leads and follows connection. Also, he is been using these concepts for his own improving as a dancer by taking part of Working Progress (a Barcelona contemporary dance company) as well as being member of an Afrocuban dance company.

 

CAT – L’Héctor és un ballarí de la música Jazz especialitzat a l’época swing. Va començar fent balls de saló però de seguida es va decantar pels balls llatins en especial els balls i ritmes afrocubans. Poc després i motivat per millorar la seva connexió amb la parella dintre del ball va començar amb el Tango Argentí. A partir del 2005 troba en el Lindy Hop la manera de continuar evolucionant dintre dels balls de parella. Amant de la música Jazz, Cubana i el Tango, l’Héctor busca en cada moviment donar-li la essència de cada estil musical. Professor internacional de Lindy Hop imparteix classes de Salsa Cubana i Tango a les escoles més importants de Barcelona. Com a ballarí forma part d’una companyia de Dansa Contemporània, Work in Progress, i també d’una companyia de dansa afrocubana, Salsumba. Actualment, Héctor, treballa el moviment a partir de les seves influències per donar un toc personal dintre de cada estil musical.