TANGO CLUB OF ALBUQUERQUE TANGO NEWS UPDATE
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ONGOING TCA EVENTS AT Lloyd Shaw Dance Center
TCA Tuesday Chat 10/17, 7:30-8:00pm. Daniel Boardman & Michelle McRuiz: How to Use the Cabeceo Effectively.
Jonathan Yamauchi and Olivia Levitt one-day workshop, Saturday, October 14, TCA is replacing our 10/14 Practica with two 1.5 hour classes at Lloyd Shaw. Register at Lloyd Shaw the day of the workshop.
TCA Kellys Milonga, Sunday, October 15, 7:30-10:00pm at Kellys Brew Pub, 3222 Central Ave SE, in the Nob Hill business district, Albuquerque. 10/15 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. Usually 1st and 3rd Sundays. Support our hosts & tip generously. Next dates: 11/5. 11/19, etc. Kellys website: kellysbrewpub.com
TCA Halloween Milonga & Dance Class taught by Ney Melo, Tuesday, October 31 at Lloyd Shaw Dance Center. Pre-Milonga tango class with Ney Melo, 7:00-8:00pm; Halloween Milonga & Costume Contest, 8:00-10:30pm. 10/31 DJ: Richard Womack. Class $20 (pay at the door); Milonga, $3 members; $5 guests. Flyer/more info
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Milonga de las Puertas, Sat Oct 14, 8:00-Midnight at 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. 10/14 DJ: Jonathan Yamauchi. Unique setting, great sound system, plus refreshments. 2nd & 4th Saturdays. Upcoming. Hosted by Lee Blaugrund. $7 ($5 w/ valid UNM I.D.) laspuertasevents.com | (505)244-0290 | Map
SFT Traditional Milonga & Class, Sat Oct 14 at Dance Station, 901 West
Leaders’ Workshop for Women, October 20-22 at Two Moon Tango, 16 Camino
Two Moon Tango Milonga, Sat Oct 21, 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). 10/21 DJ: Leslie Jones. $10 milonga 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 protected] | Directions
Albuquerque Tango Festival, October 26-29, 2017. Website
ALLTangoAbq (ATA) Mixed Music Milonga, Mon Oct 30, 8:00-10:30pm at Lloyd
Live Tango Music Festival, March 16-18, 2018 in Albuquerque. Erskine Maytorena, [email protected]
"Leona" Milonga at
El Meson, Tuesdays, 213 Washington Ave in Santa Fe, +/-7:30-11:00pm. $5 minimum consumption. 10/10: Fernando. Hosted by Shahin Medghalchi,
[email protected] 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, 6:00-7:30pm at New Mexico School of Music, 136 Washington St SE in Albuquerque (on Washington one block South of Central). DJ: Svetlana Petkovic. $8. (505)506-1728 | [email protected]
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 protected] | 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.
EVENTS IN OTHER STATES
Tango News Update is compiled & maintained by Karen Reck. Please send any additions/corrections to [email protected].