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Detlef Engel & Melina Sedo in Boston

February 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC-5

The Five Hour Milonga Seminar

You don’t need complex moves to dance a good Milonga – a unique dynamic, and your understanding of the music is the game changer! In this seminar, we will explore the walk of Milonga, and then the rhythmical variations of that walk, the physiological contact of the couple in traspiés, their embrace, and then co-combine these elements into fun Milonga movements for the Social Milonga that you can use at any milonga, anywhere in the world. Let us spice up your dance!

Part 1 – Friday Evening Feb. 23rd, starting at 6:30 pm until 9:00 pm at Dance Union (16 Bow St., Somerville, MA)

Part 2 – Saturday Evening Feb. 24rd, starting at 5:30 pm until 8:00 pm at Dance Union (16 Bow St., Somerville, MA)

Map > https://goo.gl/maps/nZpsFUV18872

The Sunday Advanced Milonga Seminar

Crazy Crosses for Milonga (2.5 hrs)
The simple Milonga does not encourage us to dance complex cross-versions, but simple diagonal moves. We will examine the foundation and play with crosses in all directions, even, some of them in combination with Traspiés

This seminar is recommended for advanced dancers only and/or those who have taken the 5-hour seminar on the two previous days.

Sunday Afternoon Feb. 25rd, starting at 3:30 pm until 6:00 pm at Dance Union.

SAMPLE MILONGA & TANGO VIDEOS

MILONGA > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Jw0Fs4BjLM
TANGO > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LP17KE1c3Pg

WHO SHOULD COME ?

Anyone that wants to learn to lead Milonga better than they thought possible. If you’re a female lead, you should definitely come. If you’re a male lead that feels a little shy about your milonga dancing, you should click the subscribe button as fast as humanly possible. 😉 Followers there will be and inordinate amount of information for you. Everyone and I do mean everyone will be challenged and get something out of this seminar series. 🙂

SEMINAR FEES

SINGLE – 5 hr Seminar – $79.00
SINGLE – Sunday Advanced Seminar – $39.50
SINGLE – 5hr + Sunday Advanced – $119.00
COUPLE – 5 hr Seminar – $152.00
COUPLE – Sunday Advanced Seminar – $79.00
COUPLE – 5hr + Sunday – $230.00

WHAT TO BRING

* Water
* Snacks
* Partner
* Wear light clothing that is easy to move in.

ABOUT DETLEF & MELINA

Detlef Engel & Melina Sedó are amongst some of the most influential teachers of Close Embrace Social Dancing in Europe. They’re now coming to Boston for an intensive Five Hour Milonga Seminar that will blow your mind.

This couple has spent the last 16 years teaching, dancing, and training thousands of dancers to understand the music, to move efficiently, effortlessly, effectively, and then begin to enjoy the Social Dancing experience as well as Social Tango and more important to this seminar, Social Milonga! They’ve elaborated their teaching methods in their self-published book: Caminar Abrazos (the Walking Hug) and DVD which can be ordered from their website (48€ + s/h), and also developed a that is followed by dancers from all over Europe and the United States

This will be Detlef & Melina’s last visit to the United States for quite a while. Please do not miss this opportunity to improve the quality of your dance, most especially to study with these very talented and clear teachers on Social Dancing, and in specific Social Dancing in Milonga!

Book Purchase > https://www.caminarabrazados.com/order/
Teacher Training > http://www.tangodesalon.de/en/ttt.htm

REGISTRATION

Registration is online at http://tango.fyi/detlefmelina You can pay with your credit card.

Details

Date:
February 24, 2018
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC-5
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/415278842260436

Organizer

Vicky Magaletta

Venue

DANCE UNION
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