GUADALUPE GARCIA & JUNIOR CERVILA
were my special guest instructors
Augie & me, with CLAUDIO PONCE
(host of Florida All Night Milonga)
Dancing to jazz at Double Roads Tavern in Jupiter
Sunday, February 12, 2017
Thanks, Alex, for the photos!
Alex demonstrating technique
with the littlest tanguera, Anahi Orzuza, seven year old daughter of our teachers Armando Orzuza & Nuria Martinez
Busy SUNDAY, MARCH 12, 2017
First, a visit to the USA Dance #6047 Martin-St Lucie chapter's 20th anniversary dance at The Plaza, then a wardrobe change and on to the weekly Sunday JAZZ JAM at Double Roads Tavern!
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017
Thank you to CLAUDIO PONCE for the invitation to bring my collection of gorgeous, comfortable, and stable Italian tango shoes to the FLORIDA ALL NIGHT MILONGA!
FRIDAY, MAY 26 - SATURDAY, MAY 27, 2017
SPOLETO TANGO hosted by Marie-France Fauvelle & Nina Fair
at Ballroom Dance Charleston studio
SUNDAY, JULY 30, 2017
Connie Collins, Glen Royce, Sandra Angel,
Abbas Rakshani, me, Connie's son, Diego Santana
THURSDAY, AUGUST 17 - SUNDAY, AUGUST 20
Friday, August 18, 2017
"Melody vs Rythm" class with MIRIAM LARICI & LEONARDO BARRIONUEVO
Saturday, August 19, 2017
"Dancing the fermata (pause)"
Musicality workshop with bassist PEDRO GIRAUDO
and MIRIAM LARICI & LEONARDO BARRIONUEVO
Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the Farewell Celebration
The Florida group: snowbirds DENELDA & BILL, then DEBORAH, AUGIE, & KATHRYN, snowbirds JURA & DAVID, and ANNE from Destin
We were priviledged to hear Maestro JOSE COLÁNGELO who was Anibal Troilo's last pianist, at Palais de Glace (Ice Palace), a private estate.
Sunday, August 20, 2017
What an absolute thrill to have a private lesson with MIRIAM LARICI & LEONARDO BARRIONUEVO!
Miriam was in the original cast of Forever Tango.
Miriam & Leo are perhaps today best known as the tango choreographers for So You Think You Can Dance.
Now we can't wait to practice what they taught us!
Saturday, August 19, 2017
After a spectacular concert by the Stowe Tango Music Festival Orchestra and dancers Miriam Larici & Leonardo Barrionuevo and Ana Padron & Diego Blanco, there was a milonga on stage at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center.
After class, a small celebration for Augie's birthday, and a selfie: Deborah, Mike, Augie, me
Augie, Alex, Deborah
I love Amelie's French Bakery in Charlotte, as much for the imaginative, zany decor as for the excellent food!
Loaded to the max: 60 pairs of tango shoes, three tables, lights & display materials, and three adults with luggage. And wine for arrival!
What an unexpected thrill to meet
MARCELA DURAN, one of the most famous, iconic