TANGO CLUB OF ALBUQUERQUE TANGO NEWS UPDATE
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ONGOING TCA EVENTS AT Lloyd Shaw Dance Center
CURRENT & UPCOMING TCA EVENTS & NEWS
TCA Old Town Gazebo Milonga, "Tango por la Tarde," Sunday, June 26, 7:00-9:30pm. Free event. 6/26 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. Usually 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month late Spring through early Fall. Free event. Next date: 7/10, 7:00-9:30pm. Upcoming 7/10 DJ: Garth Bawden.
TCA Kellys Milonga, Sunday, July 17, 7:30-10:30pm at Kellys Brew Pub, 3222 Central Ave SE, in the Nob Hill business district, Albuquerque. 7/17 DJ: Elizabeth Auden. Usually 1st and 3rd Sundays. Free event. Support our hosts & tip generously. No Kellys on 7/3 due to Albuquerque Tango Marathon. Upcoming 8/7 DJ: Leslie Jones. Kellys website: kellysbrewpub.com
TCA Tango Tag Sale, Saturday, July 23, 2:00-4:00pm at Lloyd Shaw Dance Center.
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Raquel Makow Workshop, June 24-25 at the dance studio at Casa Gallina, 613 Callejon in Taos. Raquel Makow is the newest member of the "Clan Copello" and the current partner of Maxi Copello (5-time Tango Salon finalist of the Mundial de Tango).
Tango Movies at the Guild Cinema, June 24-27, 3405 Central Ave NE in Albuquerque. Carlos Saura’s Argentina at 4:00pm and 8:00pm. German Kral’s Our Last Tango (the life and love story of tango dancers Maria Nieves Rego and Juan Carlos Copes) at 6:00pm. More info (scroll down): guildcinema.com/comingsoon/ | (505)255-1848
Milonga de las Puertas, Sat June 25, 8:00-Midnight at 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. 6/25 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. Class with Eva & Pablo, 8:00-9:00pm; Milonga, 9:00pm-Midnight. Unique setting, great sound system, plus refreshments. A weekly milonga hosted by Lee Blaugrund. Milonga only $7 ($5 w/ valid UNM I.D.); Class (when held) + Milonga, $15 ($10 w/ valid UNM I.D.) Also, drop-in Beginner’s Class, 7:00-8:00pm. laspuertasevents.com | Darcytango@gmail.com | (505)244-0290 | Map
SFT Milonga and Class with Peter Roche, Sat June 25 at Dance Station, 901 West Alameda (Solano Center, west side) in Santa Fe. 6/25 DJ: Peter Roche. Class, 8:00-9:00pm; Milonga, 9:00pm-Midnight. Traditional music. Class/$5. Milonga $5/SFT members; $10/non-members. email@example.com | santafetango.org
ALLTangoAbq Mixed Music Red, White, & Blue Milonga, Wed June 29, 7:30-10:00pm at Lloyd Shaw Dance Center, 5506 Coal SE in Albuquerque. 6/29 DJ: Elizabeth Auden. $5. Alternative, nuevo, and traditional music. www.ALLTangoAbq.club | info@AllTangoAbq.club | Facebook: ALLTangoAbq
Las Puertas Tango Marathon, July 1-4, 2016 in Albuquerque.
Close Embrace Tango Immersion Workshop, July 1-4 with Eva Garlez & Pablo
SFT Noche de Bohemia, Sat July 9, 8:00pm-Midnight at Dance Station, 901 West Alameda (Solano Center, west side) in Santa Fe. 7/9 DJ: Richard Womack. Alternative and nuevo with an occasional traditional tanda. $5/SFT members; $10/non-members. firstname.lastname@example.org | santafetango.org
Two Moon Tango Milonga, Sat July 22, 7:30-11:45pm at 16 Camino Largo in La Cieneguilla, just south of Santa Fe (15 minutes south of Santa Fe proper; 45 minutes north of Albuquerque). 7/22 DJ: Leslie Jones. $10 cover. Traditional milonga structure & music. Potluck: BYOBeverages, snacks, desserts. Please respect nearby neighbors by being relatively quiet arriving and leaving the studio. Liz Haight, email@example.com | Directions
SFT Rio Chama Milonga, Sun July 31, 6:00-10:00pm at Rio Chama Restaurant, President’s Room, 414 Old Santa Fe Trail in Santa Fe. 7/31 DJ: Matt Kropp. Parking in the rear of the restaurant & in the lot across the street. Please keep our hosts happy and order drinks and/or dinner. Traditional music. All are welcome. $5/SFT members; $10/non-members. firstname.lastname@example.org | santafetango.org
ALLTangoAbq (ATA) Mixed Music Milonga, Fri July 22, 8:00-10:30pm, at Double Time Dance Studio, 112 Morningside SE in Albuquerque. 7/22 DJ: Kipp Chynoweth. $5. Alternative, nuevo, and traditional music. www.ALLTangoAbq.club | info@AllTangoAbq.club | Facebook: ALLTangoAbq
"Leona" MIlonga at
El Meson, Tuesdays, 213 Washington Ave in Santa Fe, +/-7:30-11:00pm. $5 minimum consumption. Hosted by Shahin Medghalchi,
email@example.com or (505)983-9650.
Practica in Dixon, Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00pm at Carnelian Center in Scott and Lluvia’s home in Dixon, NM. Please bring a snack. $2-5 donation. Fun, informal, well-attended. The Center is in a beautiful adobe house with nice wood floor between the Dixon COOP market and the Post Office. More info: (505)689-2641. Feel free to call the night before and confirm it is on if you are traveling from some distance.
Roadrunner Practica (with Eva & Pablo), Thursdays, 8:30-10:30pm at Las Puertas, 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd.) in Albuquerque. $5 per person, $3 for Bien Milonguero students. Map | Darcytango@gmail.com | (505)244-0290
Two Moon Tango Milonga, 3rd Saturdays of the month, 7:30-11:45pm at 16 Camino Largo in La Cieneguilla, just south of Santa Fe (15 minutes south of Santa Fe proper; 45 minutes north of Albuquerque). $10 cover. Traditional milonga structure & music. Potluck: BYOBeverages, snacks, desserts. Please respect nearby neighbors by being relatively quiet arriving and leaving the studio. Liz Haight, firstname.lastname@example.org | Directions
Information on tango classes in New Mexico.
TANGO ON THE RADIO
The Radio Tango Angeles broadcast (4/29/15) of “Destination Tango: New Mexico," featuring recorded interviews with Paul Akmajian and Liz Haight, and live interviews with Daniel Boardman and Karen Reck is available to download or listen to online.
Santa Fe Tango, a tango association in Santa Fe presents milongas, lectures & more. Visit santafetango.org
QTANGO in Albuquerque. QTango performs traditional Argentine tango led by Erskine Maytorena, a second-generation tango singer, with Olga Tikhovidova on first violin, Anthony Chau on second violin, Jeremy Sment on Double Bass. email@example.com | qtango.com
EVENTS IN OTHER STATES
Tango News Update is compiled & maintained by Karen Reck. Please send any additions/corrections to firstname.lastname@example.org.