Tag Archive: Milonga

Photo interpretation of Transient on #WordyMonday

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Jorge and Maria have been dancing together for 50 years. He is still dancing after two heart attacks. He told us this after a lovely demonstration exhibiting their fun and fluid understated Villa… Continue reading

The Milonga arc in larger events – a late #TandaTuesday post

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Having established the artistic, emotional and practical shape of a milonga and its component parts, the next logical step is to examine how and whether different milongas should be shaped by the festival… Continue reading

Introduction to #TandaTuesday

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If you know anything about Argentine tango you’ll know that traditional salon tango is played in tandas (groups of tunes) punctuated by cortinas (non-tango musical breaks). You might not, however, be aware of… Continue reading

Sunday Smiles

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All Images: Smiling dancers at the Sunday milonga on HMS President I mislaid these images of tango dancers on HMS President for quite a while (long story) and only recently found them. I… Continue reading