Direct from Buenos Aires and their world-wide teaching tour
will be presenting Argentine Tango workshops and private individual lessons in Modesto
June & July, 2007
June 5 : Change of weight and walking technique; walking on the outside. Leading and musicality.
June 12 : Walking, pivot and ochos technique, change of rhythm. Double time and simple figures.
June 19: Overturned ochos; Molinetes, balance, Simple turns, entradas and stops.
June 26: Ochos for balance and control. Molinetes. Simple turns. Leading low voleos.
July 10: Low and high voleos; Upper body control; Sacadas; Figures with sacadas and voleos.
July 17: Molinetes and lapiz. Balance and change of weight. Pivot. Turns with lapiz and turn figures.
July 24 : back and forward pivots. Balance; axis. Barridas for the men.
July 31: Ganchos technique. Excercises. Simple ganchos and barridas.
All classes: 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Private Lessons are available by arrangement with the instructor. To schedule send email to ModestoTango@gmail.com or call
Teaching Philosophy: Gato and Andrea have developed through many years of experience and work, a teaching method based on the technique of posture, balance, axes, weight changes, rhythm and especially on the tango walk, making emphasis on the interpretation of the music, and on the expression of feelings when dancing.
Cost (per workshop/per person):
Location: Map$27.00 - 3 or 4 Workshops
$30.00 - 1 or 2 Workshops
$25.00 - 5 or 6 Workshops
$22.00 - 7 or 8 Workshops
$100.00/per hour + $10.00 Studio Fee - Private lessons
200 Norwegian Av Modesto, CA
Immediate Right on Norwegian)
call (209) 522-1571