Our blog contains 350 + articles on tango music, tango culture, tango dance tips. This section is dedicated to tango dancers and budding milongueros.

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August 11, 2017

Making tango diamonds shine brighter

By |August 11th, 2017|

A gentleman or lady wanting to learn tango in Buenos Aires during the Golden Age (1935-55) would have had a very different experience from ours. No dropping by a dance studio on the way back home for a cheeky tango class!

July 28, 2017

From the Guarda Vieja to the Orquesta Típica

By |July 28th, 2017|

The first generation of tango players, called the "Guardia Vieja" (the Old Guard), were recent immigrants. By mixing their own culture and heritage, they participated in creating tango, a new music genre blending European, African and salon music.

New (milonga-inspired) driving test questions – Would you pass?

By |July 14th, 2017|

We’ve just got our hand on some of the latest milonga-inspired Driving Test questions. Have a look; it's quite surprising

♪ Tuesday Tanda – Ángel D’agostino (tango)

By |July 11th, 2017|

To celebrate the birth of the great tango poet Enrique Cadícamo on July 15, 1900, here's a tanda with one of his beautiful compositions - Tres esquinas. By the way, you might have noticed we liked D'Agostino a looooot! :-)

How did tango conquer the world?

By |July 7th, 2017|

Watch this short, educational and fun video about how tango was born and how it spread from Buenos Aires slums to Paris before taking over the world!

♪ Tuesday Tanda – Angel D’Agostino (Vals)

By |July 4th, 2017|

This week, selection of valses from the two "angels", Ángel D'Agostino and Ángel Vargas.