2011 Seoul Tango Festival - Schedule & Classes

The following classes are full:

  • For women - 101, 102, 103, 105, 206, 306, 401
  • For men - 101, 103, 206, 302, 305, 306, 401, 408


May-4 (Wed)May-5 (Thu)May-6 (Fri)
Private Classes2:00 - 3:20 pm2:00 - 3:20 pm
101 F&L (Adv)
Finesse & Precision
102 J&A (All)
Caminata y Abrazo
201 F&L (All)
Elementos Fundamentales
202 G&A (Int/Adv)
Boleos de la Mujer y el Hombre
3:40 - 5:00 pm3:40 - 5:00 pm
103 F&L (All)
Conexion en el Abrazo
104 G&A (Int)
Secuencias de Tango Salon
203 F&L (All)
204 J&A (Adv)
Cadencia y Pausa
5:20 - 6:40 pm5:20 - 6:40 pm
105 J&A (Int)
Tango Salon
106 G&A (All)
Tecnica de la Marca
205 G&A (Adv)
206 J&A (Int)
Milonga Simple
9:00 - 1:00 am9:00 - 2:00 am9:00 - 2:00 am
Milonga Mala Junta
Regular local milonga
DJ: Mool (Seoul)
Venue: El Bulin
Welcome Milonga
Improvisation by the masters
DJ: Mercury (Seoul)
Venue: El Bulin
Retro Milonga
International dancers show
DJ: Federico (Pohang)
Venue: El Tango Cafe

May-7 (Sat)May-8 (Sun)May-9 (Mon)
12:40 - 2:00 pm12:40 - 2:00 pm2:00 - 6:00 pmPrivate Classes
301 G&A (Int)
Tecnica de Hombre y Mujer
302 J&A (All)
Tango Ritmico
401 J&A (All)
402 G&A (Adv)
Figuras de Milongueros Famosos
"Scent of Tea"

Hosted by Federico & Selene from Pohang. Serving Korean tea and snakcs.
DJ: Yeong (Busan)
Venue: El Tango Cafe
2:20 - 3:40 pm2:20 - 3:40 pm
303 F&L (Int/Adv)
Tecnica para el Hombre: Giros
304 F&L (Int/Adv)
Tecnica para la Mujer: Adornos
403 F&L (Adv)
Random Combinations
404 G&A (Int)
Secuencias de Vals
4:00 - 5:20 pm4:00 - 5:20 pm
305 G&A (Int)
Secuencias de Milonga
306 J&A (Adv)
405 F&L (Int)
406 J&A (Adv)
Tango Fantasia
5:40 - 7:00 pm5:40 - 7:00 pm
307 G&A (Int)
308 F&L (Adv)
Diferencias entre Estilos
407 G&A (Adv)
Figuras Combinadas
408 J&A (Int)
Milonga Traspie
9:00 - 2:00 am9:00 - 2:00 am9:00 pm ~
Grand Milonga
Master Show; DJ: Lampis (USA)
Venue: SC Convetion Gangnam
Singles Milonga
Korean dancers show
Separate seating for men & women
DJ: Anthony (Sydney)
Venue: New RingoPop
Farewell Milonga
Masters improvisation
DJ: Hayoung (Seoul)
Venue: El Tango Cafe
2:00 am ~
After Party
Hosted by Johnny; DJ: Emily (Hong Kong)
Venue: El Bulin

  • All odd-number classes (101, 103, 105, ...) are located at El Bulin. All even-number classes (102, 104, 106, ...) are located at La Cuba Salsa Bar.
  • It takes about 11 minute to walk between El Bulin and La Cuba. Break between classes is 20 minute. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by travelling between the two class locations.

Class Details

  • The following is a guideline for class level. It is important that you try to select classes according to your level. This helps both you and other participants to get the most out of the classes.
    • All Level - 6 months of Tango experience or more. These classes focus on the basics of the dance and are suitable for intermediate and advanced dancers as well.
    • Intermediate - 2 years of Tango experience or more
    • Advanced - 3 to 4 years of Tango experience or more
  • Each class lasts 1hr 20min. There is a 20 minute break after each class.
  • Classes will be given in Spanish/English and translated to Korean.

Javier Rodriguez y Andrea Misse
102Caminata y Abrazo (Walking and Embrace)All Level
401Tecnica (Technique)All Level
302Tango Ritmico (Rhythmic Tango)All Level
105Tango SalonIntermediate
206Milonga SimpleIntermediate
408Milonga con TraspieIntermediate
204Cadencia y Pausa (Cadencia & Pause)Advanced
306Adornos (Adornments)Advanced
406Tango Fantasia (Fantasy Tango)Advanced

Gabriel Misse y Analia Centurion
106Tecnica de la Marca y la Seguir (Leading & Following Technique)All Level
301Tecnica de Hombre y Mujer (Technique for Man & Woman)Intermediate
104Secuencias de Tango Salon (Tango Salon Sequences)Intermediate
305Secuencias de Milonga (Milonga Sequences)Intermediate
404Secuencias de Vals (Vals Sequences)Intermediate
202Boleos de la Mujer y el Hombre (Boleos for Man & Woman)Intermediate/Advanced
402Figuras de Milongueros Famosos (Figures of Famous Milongueros)Advanced
407Figuras Combinadas (Figure Combinations)Advanced

Fabian Peralta y Lorena Ermocida
103Conexion en el Abrazo (Connection in the Embrace)All Level
201Elementos Fundamentales del Tango (Fundamental Elements of Tango)All Level
203Giros (Turns)All Level
405Musicalidad (Musicality)Intermediate
303Tecnica para el Hombre: Giros (Technique for Man: Turns) - Giro technique, natural and opposite enrosques, planeos, needles, dissociation, enrosque & planeo combinations.Intermediate/Advanced
304Tecnica para la Mujer: Adornos (Technique for Woman: Adornments) - Axis, posture, dissociation, speed & coordination, importance of keeping your feet together, musical accents.Intermediate/Advanced
308Diferencias entre Estilos (Differences between styles) - How to do the same figures in different styles, how to preserve the essence of milonguero style or the elegance of Tango Salon.Intermediate/Advanced
101Sutileza y Precision en los Diferentes Elementos (Finesse and Precision of Different Movements) - How the man and woman can lead and follow each other to give mutual freedom and space, while doing something different with their feet.Advanced
403Combinaciones Aleatorias (Random Combinations) - How to recombine the movements in a figure to create new figures that look completely different from the original.Advanced

Private Classes

  • Private classes are available on 5/4 (Wed) afternoon, 5/9 (Mon) afternoon, and 5/10 (Tue) afternoon and evening. Private class prices depend on currency exchange rate and will be released later.
  • The actual availability of private classes depends on scheduling and demand. The earlier you send us your reservation the more likely we will be able to satisfy your request.
  • Private class registration is now open. To reserve a private class please send an e-mail to leoyflortango@gmail.com with your name, contact information, choice of teacher and available date and time. If you are registering for regular festival events you can include your private class request in the e-mail as well.

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