Find the best merengue classes and instructors at HeyKiki and learn how to dance or compose merengue music. Merengue has two different fields: the dance and the music that accompanies it. It is a closed dance, in which partners stay close to each other while holding each other's hands, while the music is upbeat in a 2/4 rhythm. It is the official dance and music of the Caribbean country of Dominican Republic and its popularity has spread throughout the Western hemisphere. Going on vacation to the Dominican Republic? Take a merengue lesson with HeyKiki and get your dancing shoes on while you're there!