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Watch the Tango orchestras

Watch the Tango orchestras!? So what? Shouldn´t we rather listen to them? Yes, of course we should listen, but somtimes it is helpful to watch them perform to get a better understanding of the music. Look, as tango dancers we … Continue reading

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The African Roots of Argentine Tango

The African Roots of Argentine Tango Here I found a video about the African roots of Argentine Tango.  Which are the origins of “Argentine” Tango? So Tango historians have different opinions about the question which where the dances and cultures … Continue reading

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Tangovideo: Joseba Pagola and Bakartxo Arabaolaza dance the vals “Idilio Trunco” by Alberto Castillo

Joseba Pagola and Bakartxo Arabaolaza are among my favourite dancers and Tango teachers. Here they dance the vals “Idilio Trunco” by Alberto Castillo.   And here a “Bonus” video “Sueno Azul” by Osvaldo Fresedo What I like most about them … Continue reading

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Daniela Pucci and Luis Bianchi, incredibly funny and incredibly good

You don´t know Daniela Pucci de Farias and Luis Bianchi? Daniela Pucci and Luis Bianchi, are world class tango dancers and top tango teachers. Incredibly funny and incredibly good. Here you can see four of their tango videos  – two … Continue reading

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Different types of dancers in a milonga

In this video tango teacher Murat Erdemsel presents in a humorous way different types of dancers you can find in every milonga. Among them the “dance floor non stop teacher “ (you know the guy who never shuts up while … Continue reading

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Tango lessons at La Rogaia. The things we value

A few of the students who participated at our tango lessons at La Rogaia, some of them making their first tango steps here, became tango teachers, running their own tangoschools. Steve and Debbie Morrall, two excellent tango dancers and teachers … Continue reading

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Tango Travel La Rogaia, Tango holidays 2014, New Program

Already dreaming of your next tango holidays? Here you can see La Rogaia´s new program for tango holidays 2014. If you want to be sure to secure your spot in one of La Rogaia´s tango classes, you can make your … Continue reading

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Which Tango shoes should I wear? About the “right” Tango shoes

About the “right” Tango shoes Every now and then I am asked for my opinion about the right Tango shoes. Actually Tango shoes are one of the most discussed things among Tango dancers. Specially women (YES!:-) can be seen at … Continue reading

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Tango workshop with Siobhan Richards and Michael Lavocah at Villa La Rogaia, May 2012

Tango workshop with Siobhan Richards and Michael Lavocah at Villa La Rogaia, May 2012 From May 5 to May 12, 2012 one of the best Tango teacher couples from the United Kingdom, Siobhan Richards and Michael Lavocah will hold a … Continue reading

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Why you should laugh, or at least smile when dancing Tango

Why you should laugh, or at least smile when dancing Tango I noticed that I am dancing Tango much better when I laugh or at least have a smile on my lips. I´m a curious guy. So of course I … Continue reading

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