The Hudson Valley has a wonderful and friendly Argentine Tango Dance community. All are welcome and no partner is required. Beginners lesson is given before the dance which is called a “Milonga”. come on down and join the fun.
Why Tango? Because It Offers More Than Any Other Dance!
If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you!
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The Family of Tango Dances
There are actually three tango dances—each with its own music—in Argentine social dance. During the course of an evening of dancing all three will be played and danced.
The first is simply tango. This is thedance most people would recognize as tango and the dance most beginners learn first. Its music is typically based on a slow, steady four-count beat.
The second dance is called milonga. Milonga is a faster-paced dance based on simplified tango steps. It has much the same rhythm and feeling as a polka.
Milonga music is historically older than tango music, but the dance itself is actually newer. Milonga is a dance simply for fun.
The third is tango waltz, called vals or vals cruzado. Tango waltz music is based on the classic 1-2-3 of waltz, but in this type of tango, dancers typically dance on the ones. Continue reading “Why Tango? Because It Offers More Than Any Other Dance!”
Tango Mileage What Is It? And Why Do You Need It!
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Attending Tango Class
When you’re a beginning tango student, attending a class is the best way to get your bearings in the dance.
Sign up and attend regularly. Every good dancer I know is good because they signed up for the first series of classes and attended all of them. Learning to dance tango is a wonderful commitment you make for yourself and consistency is as important to achieving this goal as it is for all others in your life. Signing up and coming to one class a month here and there will just be frustrating for you.
A good tango class should introduce you to the following elements of tango: walking, turning, stopping, navigation, musicality and some embellishments. Continue reading “Tango Mileage What Is It? And Why Do You Need It!”
- We had a great turn out at our Tango Milonga del Corazon this Saturday and wanted to share some great Tango dancing by Gabriel and his Mom who came all the way from Pennsylvania to Tango at our Milonga and show why Tango is a multi-generational and beautiful dance for all to enjoy.
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Tango Comes Alive In The Hudson Valley
With Lessons, Milongas, Festival
TANGO Milonga del Corazon- Every 3rd Saturday
97 Broadway, Kingston, N.Y. Call: 845-475-6006
FREE LESSON and great dancing – NO Partner required!
Have you always wanted to meet new interesting people and learn how to dance Argentine Tango
You are in luck because every Saturday at 15 Railroad Avenue in Kingston, N.Y. because two of the Hudson Valley best Tango teachers from Argentina
Maia Martinez & David Salvatierra offer Tango lessons for beginners and technique for intermediate. 12 noon to 1 PM Call: 845-475-6006
“Hudson Valley Tango Festival 2018″
- Save the date and get your pass for the 2018 Hudson Valley Tango Festival 2018
- Festival will be held on May 4, 5 and 6th in Kingston, N.Y.
- Tango Master teachers include:
- Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz
- Junior Cervila & Gualupe Garcia
- Many of our best local tango instructors in the Hudson Valley
- Fabulous performances, raffles, prizes and much, much, more
- Call today to reserve your tickets
Knee Pain, Ouch!! In Tango & Exercising
To Keep Knee from Hurting
To keep your knees healthy, follow these simple tips. Dos for Healthy Knees: Always see a doctor if you experience knee pain that is not relieved by several days of rest, ice, massage, and elevation. Back off from activities such as walking hills or knee-bending exercises that cause you pain.
Why Do Dancers Knee Hurt? Continue reading “Knee Pain, Ouch! In Tango & Exercising”