... is what Ricardo Malerba and his brothers earned whilst working in cinemas at the start of their tango careers. Ricardo was at the bandoneon, Alfredo at the piano and Carlos at the violin. They were in their early 20's then.
November 28, 2016
... is Ricardo Malerba's nickname. Malerba is an Argentine bandoneonist, leader and composer (August 24, 1905 - June 29, 1974). Read more...
October 31, 2016
Want to join a milonga but are afraid of tango faux-pas? Read on, there's only a few things you need to know before hitting the dancefloor and having a great time. Most things are just common sense, really!
September 30, 2016
July 3, 2016
... is the number of records Ricardo Malerba cut for for the Odeon label between 1941 and 1957. Read more...
September 24, 2014
A beautiful venue, set in the mythical Centro Región Leonesa in the heart of San Telmo, Los Zucca used to operate under the name Niño Bien. Niño Bien closed in 2013 and reopened a year later under the management of the friendly Magdalena and Roberto (los Zucca).
La Viruta is an essential part of your milonga touring and exploring because it is so different from all other milongas. It is much more relaxed. It plays a mix of music - rock'n'roll, salsa... and therefore drives a real mix of people onto the dancefloor, in terms of age and dancing ability.
Salón Canning is an absolute must for any milonguero touring Buenos Aires milongas. It is located in the vibrant borough of Palermo, in the heart of Buenos Aires and attracts some of the best dancers of the tango capital.