of spanish dance originated by gypsies. Flamenco
is defined in spanish as 'el baile
de los gitanos' or dance of the gypsies. Flamenco
is a very sensual dance which incorporates elements of tap and occasional
use of castanets.
Maria Benitez, Teo Morca and Carolyn Holguin are traditional
spanish flamenco dancers who perform in New Mexico and the U.S. southwest.