Musician, violinist, leader and composer.
(26 November 1888 – 14 December 1964)
His life runs parallel to the history of Tango: starting in the poorest neighborhoods of Buenos Aires, moving up the social ladder, eventually achieving world wide recognition.
He was born in Uruguay in 1888.
During his early childhood he moved with his family to Buenos Aires, where they rented a room in a “conventillo”, collective form of accommodation or housing in which several poor families shared a house, typically one family for each room using communal sanitary services.
His family was very poor.
Later, he would become one of the wealthiest people in Argentina, and a major contributor to the diffusion of Tango in Buenos Aires, the rest of Argentina and abroad. He went on to be very involved in the struggle for musicians and composers rights, making it possible to make a living for musicians and generating incentives for them to improve and be creative. Continue reading.
We need to educate ourselves with a set of good habits, which in turn will allow us to flow through the dance floor in a comfortable manner.
The more of our classes you take, the sooner you will feel comfortable and incorporate what you are learning to be able to dance.
The best way to advantage of our classes is to take all of them, and the second best is to take as many as possible.
Asking us which one of our classes we recommend is like asking a father which one of his children he loves the most: we love all our classes. We fully engage ourselves, making each of them one-of-a-kind. In this sense, the best way to advantage of our classes is to take all of them, and the second best is to take as many as possible.
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