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Different dancing styles of tango

Morning all! Today we thought we’d go back to basics and discuss about the different styles of dancing. Every dancer develops their own style, and some are recognized worldwide for the distinct flavor they bring to tango. Yet, traditionally there are three dancing styles. Milonguero: The style Milonguero originates from the term milonga, social dancing. The […]

Tango orchestras…

If you want to improve your dancing, listen to a lot of music… so, as promised during last Musicality class, here are the four Orchestras to know about: Di Sarli, D’Arienzo, Troilo and Pugliese.  We focused on these four orchestras because they are the most influential, but there are obviously plenty more. Below are some of their most famous songs, the ones […]

How Alexander technique can help tango dancers

“Every man, woman and child holds the possibility of physical perfection” F.M. Alexander (1869-1955) Freedom from tension is key in tango: for better connection, posture and alignment. Xiaosong Que is an Alexander Technique teacher and she tells us a bit more about how freedom in movement can help with tango. How can Alexander Technique help tango […]