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 Board of Directors Election, Tuesday, November 1 (ballots available during the Tuesday Night Milonga.) Nominations due by October 24. Talk with a current board member if you’re interested.
TCA Kellys Milonga, Sunday, November 6, 7:30-10:00pm at Kellys Brew Pub, 3222 Central Ave SE, in the Nob Hill business district, Albuquerque. 11/6 DJ: Garth Bawden. Usually 1st and 3rd Sundays. $8 minimum per person on food/drink, or those who choose not to order may pay $8 to the server. Support our hosts & tip generously. Kellys website: kellysbrewpub.com
TCA & SFT Holiday Milonga, Saturday, December 10, 8:00pm-Mildnight at Las Puertas Events Center, 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. Details TBA.
Ney Melo, January 27-29, 2017, a TCA weekend workshop at Las Puertas Events Center, 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. Details TBA.
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Milonga de las Puertas, Sat Oct 22, 8:00-Midnight at 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. 10/22 DJ: Pablo Rodriguez. Unique setting, great sound system, plus refreshments. 2nd & 4th Saturdays. Hosted by Lee Blaugrund. $7 ($5 w/ valid UNM I.D.) laspuertasevents.com | (505)244-0290 | Map
SFT Rio Chama Milonga, Sun Oct 23, 6:00-10:00pm at Rio Chama Restaurant,
ALLTangoAbq (ATA) Mixed Music Milonga, Fri Oct 31, 8:00-10:30pm, at Lloyd Shaw Dance Center, 5506 Coal SE in Albuquerque. 10/31 DJ: Peter Roche. $5. Alternative, nuevo, and traditional music. Theme: It's Halloween. www.ALLTangoAbq.club | info@AllTangoAbq.club | Facebook: ALLTangoAbq
SFT Practilonga at St. John’s Great Hall, Sun Nov 6 at St. John’s College, Santa Fe. Class with Jaimes Friedgen and Christa Rodriguez, 2:00-3:00pm; Practilonga, 3:00-5:00pm. Free to all. Our whole tango community is invited to this special event. Please come for the practilonga and help to welcome the St. John’s participants into our world of Argentina tango. Light refreshments served. firstname.lastname@example.org | santafetango.org
Beginner/Fundamentals Workshop with John Roy, Sat Nov 19, 10:30am-1:30pm at Lloyd Shaw Dance Center, 5506 Coal SE in Albuquerque. $30 (only $15 for John's students with Monday night 5-class pack). John Roy, email@example.com | (505)717-2020
Two Moon Tango Milonga, Sat Nov 19, 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). 11/19 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. $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
SFT Noche de Bohemia Milonga, Sat Nov 26, 8:00pm-Midnight at Dance Station, 901 West Alameda St (Solano Center, west side) in Santa Fe. 11/26 DJ: Uma Pattabhiraman. $5 members; $10 non-members. Alternative and nuevo with an occasional traditional tanda. email@example.com | santafetango.org
"Leona" MIlonga at
El Meson, Tuesdays, 213 Washington Ave in Santa Fe, +/-7:30-11:00pm. $5 minimum consumption. Hosted by Shahin Medghalchi,
firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Guided Practica, Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm at New Mexico School of Music, 136 Washington St SE in Albuquerque (on Washington one block South of Central). DJ: Svetlana Petkovic. $5. (505)506-1728 |
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. laspuertasevents.com | (505)244-0290 | Map
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, email@example.com | 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. firstname.lastname@example.org | qtango.com
EVENTS IN OTHER STATES
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