In this section, you’ll find fascinating insights about tango dancing, the history of tango, the evolution of the dancing through time, the etiquette at milongas… There’s so much to say, we never run out of topics!

If you’re looking for tango chitchat to fill the sometimes awkward time between two songs on the dancefloor, this might be just what you need!

April 30, 2017

El Turco Jose Brahemcha

By |April 30th, 2017|

He has got an energetic dance style, mixing suspension and rhythmic footwork. On the song Cachirulo, you can see how his slightly aggressive dancing style matches the sound of the bandoneon.

El Negro Portalea’s cadencia

By |April 26th, 2017|

Giraldo's style is often described as being pure "Villa Urquiza", from the name of a famous borough of Buenos Aires where some of the best dancers have trained and originated. This style is a smooth, elegant dancing style, which a lot of people more commonly call "tango salón. Giraldo is particularly well known for his cadencia.

We ♥ Osvaldo and Coca

By |April 25th, 2017|

As we explore the dimension "immersion" this month, we'll get some inspriation from the best old-school milongueros to up your milonga creds, starting with Coca and Osvaldo, who used to dance with a very personal, musical style which is very enjoyable to watch.

Flamboyance with Puppi Castillo

By |April 23rd, 2017|

Puppi Castello's style is more flamboyant and stage-like than any other milongueros we've seen so far in our discovery of the old school milongueros.

Interview with Osvaldo & Coca Cartery

By |April 22nd, 2017|

This month, we explore the tango dimension "Immersion" and look at getting inspiration from the great dancers and masters of the Golden Age of tango. We've already seen in class a couple of steps from Osvaldo and Coca Cartery, the 2004 tango world champions and the specificities of their dancing style.

In this 2-part interview, they give us many interesting insights into the history of tango and milongas.

Go back in time with Rosa and Carlos Perez…

By |April 22nd, 2017|

Carlos and Rosa Perez have been very influential in the world of tango, training many World champions. We particularly enjoy their smooth, poised elegance.