TANGO CLUB OF ALBUQUERQUE TANGO NEWS UPDATE
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ONGOING TCA EVENTS AT Lloyd Shaw Dance Center
TCA's Saturday Afternoon Practica, 2:30-4:30pm at Lloyd Shaw. 12/16 DJ: Michelle McRuiz. FREE for first-time attendees. Upcoming 12/23 DJ: Kipp Chynoweth.
TCA Kellys Milonga, Sunday, December 17, 7:30-10:00pm at Kellys Brew Pub, 3222 Central Ave SE, in the Nob Hill business district, Albuquerque. 12/17 DJ: Matt Kropp. Usually 1st and 3rd Sundays. Support our hosts & tip generously. Next dates: 1/7, 1/21, etc. Kellys website
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Two Moon Tango Milonga, Sat Dec 16, 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). 12/16 DJ: Paul Akmajian. $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 | Directions
Milonga de las Puertas, Sat Dec 23, 8:00pm-Midnight at 1512 1st St NW (north of Mountain Rd) in Albuquerque. 12/23 DJ: Paul Akmajian. Unique setting, great sound system, plus refreshments. 2nd & 4th Saturdays. Upcoming. Hosted by Lee Blaugrund. $7 ($5 w/ valid UNM I.D.) Website | (505)244-0290 | Map
SFT Noche de Bohemia Milonga, Sat Dec 23, 8:00-11:00pm at Dance Station, 901 West Alamenda St (Solano Center, west side) in Santa Fe. 12/23 DJ: Uma
ALLTangoAbq (ATA) Mixed Music Milonga, Fri Dec 29, 8:00-10:30pm at Lloyd Shaw Dance Center, 5506 Coal SE in Albuquerque. 12/29 DJ: Fernando Robles. FREE — ATA's gift! Alternative, nuevo, and traditional music. Theme: Silver & Gold. Email | Facebook: ALLTangoAbq
Damian Lobato & Sarah Chung Workshop, January 27-27 at Double Time Dance
"Leona" Milonga at
El Meson, Tuesdays, 213 Washington Ave in Santa Fe, +/-6:30-10:00pm. $5 minimum consumption. 12/12 DJ: Shahin. Hosted by Shahin Medghalchi,
Email or (505)983-9650 | El Meson website
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
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. Website | (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 | 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 email any additions/corrections .