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, August 28, 7:00-9:30pm. Free event.8/28 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. Usually 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month late Spring through early Fall. Free event. Upcoming 9/11 DJ (3:00-5:00pm): Garth Bawden. Flyer with dates/times
Chacarera class with Paul & Ludmilla, August 30, 7:30-8:00pm at Lloyd Shaw before the Milonga. Fun and easy to learn. We’ll do a dance after the
TCA Kellys Milonga, Sunday, September 4, 7:30-10:30pm at Kellys Brew Pub, 3222 Central Ave SE, in the Nob Hill business district, Albuquerque. 9/4 DJ: E;izabeth Auden. Usually 1st and 3rd Sundays. Support our hosts & tip generously. Kellys website: kellysbrewpub.com
Important News: Kellys is now under new management and they have agreed to
TCA 2016 BBQ Picnic & Milonga, Sunday, September 18, 3:00-7:00pm at Gail &
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Milonga de las Puertas, Sat Aug 27, 8:00-Midnight at 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. 8/27 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. No class tonight; Milonga, 8:00pm-Midnight. Unique setting, great sound system, plus refreshments. A weekly milonga (2nd & 4th Saturdays starting in September) 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 | (505)244-0290 | Map
SFT Noche de Bohemia Milonga, Sat Aug 27, 8:00pm-Midnight at Dance Station, 901 West Alameda Street (Solana Center, west side) in Santa Fe. 8/27 DJ: Elizabeth Auden. Alternative and nuevo with an occasional traditional tanda. $5 members; $10 non-members. firstname.lastname@example.org | santafetango.org
Two Moon Tango Milonga, Sat Sept 17, 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). 9/17 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, email@example.com | Directions
Special Performance Milonga with the Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto, Sat Oct 22 at Las Puertas, at 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd.) in Albuquerque.
"Leona" MIlonga at
El Meson, Tuesdays, 213 Washington Ave in Santa Fe, +/-7:30-11:00pm. $5 minimum consumption. Hosted by Shahin Medghalchi,
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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. 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, 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
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