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  • Marcelo Solis dancing Argentine Tango with Paulita at a milonga in Buenos Aires.
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    All about Argentine Tango
    September 7, 2018
    There is a profound wisdom in the ability to dance Tango. A wisdom that you acquire through training, by working on the way you hold your body, the way you move, paying precise attention to detail, developing a sense of awareness and careful respect in dealings with others at milongas, learning to passionately love the music that milongueros dance to, opening yourself up to music that expertly advises you on how to move in every beat.
  • Learn to dance Argentine Tango at Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires
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    How to dance Tango?
    August 3, 2018
    Here are my recommendations to help with your goal of learning to dance Argentine Tango:
  • Dancing Argentine Tango at milongas
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    What do I need in order to be able to go to milongas?
    July 14, 2018
    A milonga is a social gathering that has the main goal of facilitating the dance of Argentine Tango among its participants.
  • Dance Argentine Tango in Buenos Aires with Marcelo solis at escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires
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    What is "Milonga"?
    July 6, 2018
    Nowadays the word “milonga” has two meanings: 1. A particular rhythm and musical genre. 2. A Tango dance party.
  • Regular Argentine Tango classes at Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires.
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    How to best take advantage of our classes?
    June 21, 2018
    When making your decision, please keep in mind that learning how to dance is comparable to learning how to live: how much of your life are you willing to give to the goal of living better?
  • Milongueando with Suzanne at Lafayette milonga. Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires.
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    Dancing at a milonga
    June 1, 2018
    My desire to get better was shaped through decades of patient learning, careful observation of dancers who inspired and guided me, and passionate dancing in milongas, to challenge others to dance better and to be challenged to better myself.
  • Tango, our dance. Movie. Resourses about Argentine Tango at Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires
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    "Tango, Our Dance", written and directed by Jorge Zanada, 1987.
    May 25, 2018
    The sensuality and stylized ritual of the tango are captured in this illuminating documentary. Most riveting are the milongueros-the amateur dancers who preserve the pure, traditional steps. Their intimate stories about their personal experiences reveal the intensity that feed their individual tango styles. Numerous tango aficionados, including actors Robert Duvall and Juan Carlos Copes (star of Broadway’s TANGO ARGENTINO), make special appearances. A passionate valentine to what Martha Graham called “the most beautiful dance of this century.”
  • Milongueando with Mimi. Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires. Classes. Dance.
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    Milongueando in Lafayette. Fresedo/Ray tanda.
    May 16, 2018
    When I receive a new student in my class I know that he or she wants to dance. But teaching them to dance involves not only showing the moves, but also giving the student a sense of placement, making him or her aware that you cannot just do any move at any time
  • Milongueando with Susan at Lafayette milonga. Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires.
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    Milongueando in Lafayette
    May 13, 2018
    When you are at the milonga, whether a well known milonguero/a or a new good student, you are making possible that Tango lives. You bring Tango to life, in your body, in everything you do with your body, not by dancing only, but by everything you do.
  • Dancing with Miranda at Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires
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    Walking
    May 11, 2018
    That's why we feel so at home dancing Tango, in good company, creating something with our body that is real and objective, something that ceases to exist immediately after dancing, leaving us in a state of relaxed pleasure and untranslatable wisdom.
  • Marcelo Solis dancing Argentine Tango with Paulita at a milonga in Buenos Aires.
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    Being a good dancer
    April 30, 2018
    The following are my answers to a questionnaire from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology of Palo Alto, made in 2011.
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    Presence
    April 20, 2018
    The physical presence of our partner, here and now, is an invitation that can either be accepted or refused, but is hard to postpone.
  • Dancing with Lola at milonga Parakultural, Salon Canning, Buenos Aires.
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    Walking is at the root of our existence
    April 13, 2018
    Our head is placed in an upright position, allowing for the development of powerful vision and an extraordinary brain; our arms and hands free from the task of locomotion, set to create new things and reshape the world.
  • Buenos Aires is the capital city of Argentine Tango. Escuela. Learn to dance!
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    Save 10% on our next Tango Trip to Buenos Aires
    January 31, 2018
    There is world in which being friendly does not mean being agreeable nor disrespectful of differences, but rather encouraging the individual pursuit of excellence, a road and a goal that is accessible only to you, since we are all different by nature.
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    How to Tango
    November 18, 2017
    1- Let Tango call you, seduce you, charm you, bewitch you. “Tango you are an enchanter of those who listen to your sounds. Tango you attract hearts, with your sweet songs and your bandoneons.”
  • Marcelo-Solis-Argentine Tango dance classes for beginners, intermediate and advanced level. Argentine Tango dance Private lessons. one to one Argentine dance lessons. Argentine Tango dance lessons for couples. Argentine Tango Milongas and workshops.
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    Why Tango?
    July 24, 2017
    I do not want to idealize the “natural man”, but our civilization took away the graceful walk of an elegant hunter-gatherer, leaving us instead the limping of a wounded beast.

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