6176 How tango evolves (30)
Since there's been some reference to tango being changed to whatever the users want it to be recently, I've been thinking of the factors that cause tango or dance to evolve. While I agree...
6177 BAILAN MARY y JORGE Gutman (1)
I think that Swiss-French written English deserves a warning label or user instructions.
?also, reading?New Zealand English?Newpapers will likely send you back 150 years..
6178 Silly and pedantic Argentine Tango (2)
There is American English and there is British English, as well as
other versions of English. For example, within the US there is
Standard American English (presumably taught in the schools), there...
Likewise, there is Argentine tango that is danced in Argentina. It
6179 Tango Pedantics (15)
So Ron, when you aspire to do Argentine Tango you mean Tango de Salon as it
applies now in BA or as it was 60 years ago?
6180 Is it English or not. (1)
"If asked what language I speak, I generally say English. I don't say
21st century American-
English with both NYC and West Coast influences, and with a smidgen of
south Louisiana creole...
6181 I'll show you mine if you show me your's (1)
I liked the suggestion that we post our idea of 'THE best Tango'...here's mine;
Eduardo Masci and Maria Plazaola.....an easy one.
? and then there's...
6182 Tango Milonguero - Francesca y Massimiliano (1)
I posted this video before about a year ago...
nice clean style it's not everyone's cup of tea (as I heard off-line)
but I like it and see it as another...
6183 [OFF-TOPIC] I'll show you mine if you show me (1)
The subject line gets the price for Most Egregiously Placed Apostrophe. As guardian of
the Balance in the Apostrophe Universe, I must now cringe and exit the stage weeping.
6184 Good Fun, Excellent Dancing (8)
I thought this was funny as all get out and the quality of the dancing was excellent. ?Does anyone know anything about the two dancers or where this was...
6185 Christian y Helga Seyb - Amarras (1)
A nicely danced Tango with interesting, standard sequences,
nice musicality and plain, clear footing...good to study with.
I like to collect videos in which...
6186 Milongas en Buenos Aires (1)
ago) I noticed that crowds and styles varied from night to night, even
at the same location, according to who was the DJ/sponsor.
The same location often...
6187 obsession with nuevo (22)
I see in this and other tango forums a near-hysterical obsession with nuevo
tango and its perceived threat to "real authentic tango" - which usually means
"tango the way I do it" but justified often...
What's the Spanish name for the 'butt kick' move?
patear el culo?
What's the Spanish name for...
6188 Good Bye Luciano Mares (2)
Good Bye Luciano Mares
Unfortunately, I have to inform you all that our closest friend Luciano Mares (41 y.o.) passed away this morning in Buenos Aires (at Sanatorio Anchorena). He had had a heart...
6189 Classic Ricardo Vidort (1)
It dosen't get more sophisitcated than this nor more creative imo
and he was no spring chicken here..
6190 Music Signature (3)
I have been updating my iTunes list, and sometimes come across a song
a title, or author or orchestra. Yet, I wish to fill in the blanks. That
thinking: it would be nice to have a tool...
6191 Tango music files..? anyone? (6)
Hi, the topic of music suddenly gave me the bright idea
to ask if anyone would care to send me a file(s) of tango music??
It would be a great favor and much appreciated.? M.
I have some CD's of my own...
6192 Argentina Radio Station (3)
I'm learning Latin America Spanish and am trying to find a good current
affairs, news radio station to listen to on line.
Any suggestions please ?
Just combine tango music and argentinian 'castellano'...
6193 djing with vinyl records video (1)
For anyone who is interested,
I've just posted a video on youtube about djing with vinyl records. Both
traditional and alternative. There are also some quick images of social
dancers at Cellspace,...
6194 Change Address (1)
Please change my address from email@example.com to firstname.lastname@example.org
6195 Tango the Religion (4)
Why does the Argentine tango spawn such passionate controversies?
Heel versus toe. Close versus elastic embrace. Nuevo versus
traditional. And dozens of other controversies.
All dance genres spawn...
I too have puzzled over this religious fervor. If one looks for example at Lindy Hop, another
6196 Tango -- not a religion... just a blank canvas (1)
revealing the truth about the audience.
Larry in response to your question..." Why does the Argentine tango spawn such passionate controversies" Your reasons are all endogenous to the art form in...
6197 Close Embrace in Paris (1)
Hello, Which tango schools in Paris teach close embrace Tango (chest
to chest - not 'v')
6198 Tango the icebreaker??? NOT (1)
I enjoyed LA Larry's post except for the following paragraph:
""One important one is that beginning to dance tango is very easy
and quick.? Just embrace your partner and walk around the room to
6199 no religion -- reply to Ron (3)
Your lengthy posting reinforces my point. There are so many assumptions in your message that I feel discouraged as i am writing these few lines. It suffice to say that your ideas affirms a single...
6200 no religion -- Andreas and the age of reason (2)
I will only engage with content that I deem worth discussing. Your commentary while poised to potentially cause a flame war is not worth a reply. Interestingly enough you...