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  1. "Jaleo" is the first international and second U.S. single from Ricky Martin's album Almas del Silencio. It was released on May 5, 2003 in the United States. "Jaleo", a Spanish word of Hebrew origin, has various meanings: to clap or yell out words such as "olé!", "eso!" to encourage flamenco dancers during a performance, or a style of dancing.
  2. "Jaleo" is a 2003 single by Ricky Martin.
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  3. "Jaleo" is a musical album of Louis Winsberg.


  1. Jaleo: A jaleo is a chorus in flamenco in which dancers and the singer clap.
  2. Jaleo is a multiple JBF Awards nominated and a 2003 JBF Awards winning Restaurant in Washington, DC.
    • some of the awards:
        • James Beard Award for Rising Star Chef of the Year nomination for José Andrés
        • James Beard Award for Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic nomination for José Andrés
        • James Beard Award for Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic nomination for José Andrés
        • James Beard Award for Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic nomination for José Andrés
        • James Beard Award for Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic, received by José Andrés

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Google previewWashington DC's Most Wanted™ (2010)

The Top 10 Book of Tourist Treasures, Powerful Politicians, and Capital Wonders by Brigette Polmar, Norman Polmar

Jaleo means to make merry, and the restaurant makes good on that promise.

Google previewWashington, D.C. For Dummies (2007)

by Tom Price

Penn Quarter SPANISH Loosely translated, jaleo means revelry or racket. Neither is in short supply at this lively, colorful tapas bar and restaurant with walls of windows that look out onto bustling sidewalks. Enjoy flamenco music while ...

Google previewPositive Tourism (2016)

by Sebastian Filep, Jennifer Laing, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Notes 1 Jaleo is a flamenco term referring to utterances or shouts of encouragement such as Olé! 2 Saeta is a religious and emotional song which is sung most often during public processions such as during Semana Santa. It is said to belong ...

Google previewExplorer's Guide Virginia (2011)

by Candyce H. Stapen

Jaleo is a tapas restaurant, focusing on small plates of many different types of food. Diners can sample numerous authentic Spanish dishes between sips of sangria (or anything else from the full bar). You can nibble on creamy chicken ...

Google previewCantaoras (2013)

Music, Gender and Identity in Flamenco Song by Loren Chuse

The jaleo is a series of encouraging and admiring shouts which, if done in an appropriate way, add an essential element to the ambiance of the performers. Shouts range from the well known “Ole!,” to the frequent “toma que toma,” “vamo' ya”; ...

Google previewResearching the Song:A Lexicon (2005)

by Shirlee Emmons, Wilbur Watkins Lewis

JALEO: a Spanish dance in moderate tempo, 3/8 time, often accompanied by castanets; also the clapping of hands to spur the dancers on; (lit.), a scuflle, quarrel, commotion. (SOURCE: ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Musical Terms (1884)

To which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Elements of Music by Frederick Niecks

Jaleo (Sp.). A Spanish national dance of a lively character. Janitscharenmusik ( Ger.). The music introduced into Europe by the Janizaries. Military music consisting of wind instruments and instruments of percussion, such as drums, cymbals, ...

Google previewHandbook of Music and Biographical Dictionary (1911)

Containing Concise Sketches of Over 2000 Prominent Composers and Explanations of More Than 3000 Musical Terms

- Jaleo (Sp.) A Spanish national dance. JANKO, PAUL DE. Hungar. comp. and inventor.

Google previewThe Berklee Contemporary Dictionary of Music (2015)

by Kari Juusela

jaleo [Sp.]. A vocal encouragement to flamenco dancers as they. jacking. A dance style associated with house music. kick drum. A bass drum played by a foot ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Music (2005)

influenced by the cachucha Jaleika : A wind instrument from Tver, Russia, made from reed-tipped cow horn Jaleo (Spanish) : Slow triple-time dance (original spelling Xaleo) Jaleos : In ...

Google previewModern Music and Musicians: Encyclopedia: v. 1. A history of music; special articles; great composers; v. 2. Religious music of the world; vocal music and musicians; the opera; history and guide; v. 3. The theory of music; piano technique; special articles; modern instruments; anecdotes of musicians; dictionary. (musical terms and biography) (1912)

by Louis Charles Elson

Jaleo (Sp.) (hah-leh-o) . A Spanish dance in triple time. Janko Keyboard (yanko). The invention of Paul Janko, arranged like a series of steps, six in number. Each key may be struck in three places, some on the 1st, 3d and 5th steps, the rest on ...

Google previewThe American History and Encyclopedia of Music ... (1910)

by Edward Dickinson, George Whitfield Andrews, Arthur Foote, Janet M. Green, Emil Liebling, Josephine Thrall

jaleo ...

Google previewThe American History and Encyclopedia of Music (1908)

by William Lines Hubbard

jaleo (hä-lä'-ö) Spa. n. A Spanish ...

Google previewPronouncing Musical Dictionary of Technical Words, Phrases and Abbreviations (1875)

Including Definitions of Musical Terms Used by the Ancient Hebrews... by William Ludden

Jaleo, Spa. (Ad-la-0.) A national Spanish dance. Jambe, Ger. (yam hi.) See Iambus. Jangle. To sound discordantly or lnharmoni- OUBur. Janitscharen-mnslk, Oer. (ya-nlt-sha-r'n moo-zlk.) Janizary music, Turkish music, larabe. Spa. (ha-rd- bg.) ...

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Jaleo Meaning

Video shows what jaleo means. A lively Andalusian dance. The clapping that accompanies it. Jaleo Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.

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