Ariel is the director of the Conjunto Folklorico of the University of Havana and taught at the National Arts Instructorís School for teachers-in-training. He has seventeen years of experience as a professional dancer and has performed and choreographed for internationally renowned companies including the National Ballet of Cuba, Isadanza and Yoruba Andabo. He specialises in Cuban popular dancing (cha-cha-cha, son, danzon, mambo cubano), Afro-Cuban, modern and contemporary dancing, mozambique and pilon.
For several years now he lives in England where he teaches salsa and organizes salsa party — in London, Leichester and other cities, and he passes his passion and love for cuban dances to his students.
He is often present during international festivals, being renowned and respected didactic specialist that can teach any european student without any difficulties.
He is also a very popular cuban music DJ making the participants of his parting to dance for eternity.