A reminder that there is a Milonga Evora on Sunday 2nd of October in the Metropole Hotel starting on 2000. DJ ‘Ducky’ Day will play from 2000 until late. Of course with him playing it will mean that there will be an added Tango Nuevo tanda or two. For those are are wondering “What theContinue reading “Neuvo what now?”
As part of Cork Argentine Tango Society’s unique contribution to Urban October we are pleased to annouce that for new couples who want to try it out it is only 50 euro per person for 6 classes for the entire month of October. Classes on Wed nights in the Metropole Hotel: beginners at 7.30pm; intermediateContinue reading “Fancy coming as a couple?”
Sometimes there is a plethora of quotes in a video that you you just said, “Watch it and see!” The video is in Spanish but with English subtitles. It focuses on the vals and what it means to, Tete Rusconi, that dancer.
Milonga Evora on every Sunday night in the Metropole Hotel at 2000 hrs until the DJ calls it a night. All welcome. Near and far. Doesn’t matter if you are young or old. The music will wait for you.
The important thing is not to be a poet -it is to live life in a complete state of poetry – Aníbal Troilo
Is waltz to do with ballroom dancing? Well, yes and no. There are four of types of tango but for the purpose of this exercise let us concentrate on the waltz or vals to use it common term. Ruben Veliz & Sabrina Veliz are a wonderful couple who graced us on several occasions at CorkContinue reading “Vals? Don’t you mean waltz?”
What is a cabeceo like? Here in Cork we are a very small group but we try our best to use cabeceo, mirada, etc, to dance with everyone in the group. On our regular Sunday night I will dance with everyone but only those who respond to my cabaceo. There is a whole culture thatContinue reading “Come ‘ere to me!”
There were three classes on Wednesday and you aren’t sure whether to come along or not. They were so good. And you were so rusty… We all had to start somewhere. Come along on Sunday 18th of September at 2030 in the Metropole Hotel ending at whatever time the DJ chooses. You will be amazedContinue reading “So…”
Tango is danced closely. Sometimes even very close. It certainly looks very intimate. But not necessarily should be. Dancers, especially men, should not abuse the intimacy. A woman is a queen, and should be respected as such. For a man, it is most important to respect and protect, and even follow his partner… Gentlemen, itContinue reading “Tango Quote #3”
…to start the new year. This is classic stage tango. Although three and a half million can’t be wrong I suppose. Witness Magdalena Valdez and Facundo Gallo dancing what they love to do to a wonderful orchestra. Want to dance like that? Want to be held like that? Want to feel like that? We allContinue reading “A teasing video…”