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    Motivations for studying Tango Nuevo

    QUOTE: "As for rebelling... Generally, this doesn't even cross my mind. I'm not dancing to make a statement to anyone else. I just don't have that kind of time or energy in my life to give that much of a damn about anyone else. Other people can, for the most part, bite me. But...but... ...
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    Seattle's tango time of the year... again!

    Hi, Ampster Thanks for reminding, unfortunately I/we can not make Seattle this year. I was outnumbered 5-1, when my AT dancing cohorts saw the line up of Austin Thanksgiving Festival (Fabian & Corina are back albeit w/ diff partners) imagine even my hub voted against me. Thank you anyway...
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    Nuevo-able tunes

    B Tangoman: "Did you know there's a version called Gran Hotel California by Trio Garufa?" Yes, I got the CD "Tango En El Mate", I bought it whenethey were here umm ...about 3 years ago. But I still like to play the original specially when the dance floor is packed to make some people rest a...
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    Seattle's tango time of the year... again!

    Thanks Ampster we will try. I'll let you know in this tread once we decide its ago. G-Nite
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    Seattle's tango time of the year... again!

    Amps, just in case, what hotel would you recommend to stay that doesn't need driving to the festival? Is staying in campus dorm OK? By the way, did you go to your friend Miriam Larici's mini-Festival in Las Vegas last week?
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    Nuevo-able tunes

    BTangoman: " Oh there's the Columbian bird with the hips; she did a tango / rock number/ Ojos something or other" Yes, that was Shakira with her retro-tango piece "OBJECTION" vy danceable. My old time favorites: Hotel California by the Eagles &...
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    Tango lessons in Orange County, Ca

    There is one in Downey, I know its not in OC but it may be one you are looking for. Currently and for next few Fridays, Mirriam Larici is teaching the before Milonga class. She also have a Tuesday class at nearby City of Bellflower. Ms. Larici was the original star of Forever Tango and the...
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    Heard about the tango broadway show Forever Tango?

    I've seen it twice here in Los Angeles. Great show The original lead dancer, Miriam Larici (she's on the cover of the DVD & CD) now resides here in Downey, California and run a Friday milonga called 'El Adoquin'. On special occasion she usually perform (gratis) here with her husband, Hugo Patin...
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    Tango Academy of Pasadena in CA??

    I go in L.A. for Milongas every week, for most regular dancers I talked to they never heard about this place and doesn't know the instructor/organizer of this place. They don't even list their names on their ads. BEWARE. Los Angeles is one of the biggest Tango community in US, probably just...
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    Milongas in Rome?

    Hi Tanguera, Just to let you know that we came back from Rome and went to three of the milongas you listed. They were: Il Giadino del Tango, Alpheus and Tangopolis. It could have been four but our cub driver can't find Milonga Tanguera. It seems via degli Angeli 146 is not on the map only 145...
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    Milongas in Rome?

    Thank you very much Tangeura. I really appreciate you taking time getting the information for me. Hope your French is getting better (visited your blog, its great). As for my Italian, only know 4 words (hello, thank you, good morning & good night) and don't even sure if i pronounce them right...
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    Milongas in Rome?

    Hi All, We will be in Rome w/ a couple on Oct. 20 and Nov. 3 thru Nov. 8 Must see, may be experience little dancing at a local Milongas. Any advice. Tanguera, read your post dated 3/15/2006, are they still good? Very informative, anymore you can add to this? Thanks.