Our Fundamentals. Embrace and Walk

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Only by learning how to impeccably accomplish the most simple elements of them all, can we reach that desired apex of elegance – the one that doesn’t demand attention, but of which you can’t take your eyes off.

 

Recommended study time for this collection is 6 weeks.

Changes of Weight. Parallel and Cross Systems 2

A new lesson, a new set of exercises. This time you’ll be practicing changing systems while walking, using the follower's change of weight. Another great opportunity for keeping your tango skills fit!

12.28 min Walk

Walk Review With Music

Let yourself be inspired by watching the maestros performing all the elements in the lessons until now. This is a gift video, which you’ll discover inside this collection of lessons. (Music: orquesta – Di Sarli, “Porque regresas tu”)

3.12 min Walk

Embrace and Walk Coordination. Fundamentals

A lesson that offers an extended explanation on how Sebastián & Roxana use their embrace to stay connected. Some truly great advice on how to practice “walking”, not only in couple, but also alone. The more we prepare by ourselves, the more we have to offer when inside the couple.

15.27 min Embrace Walk

Embrace and Walk Coordination. Combinations of Steps

If tango starts in the embrace, the walk is your tool to put your signature on it, it’s what you use to make every movement you have. Find out in this lesson how to harmoniously coordinate these fundamental components you posses. Elements like sacada will only be there to help.

7.25 min Embrace Elements Walk

A Talk on the Embrace

"Try to not think of the embrace as a tango position, but as a sensation. Only after that, bring it to tango.” – this is just a glimpse into the valuable insights you’ll get in this lesson. Tango is not only steps or technique. It’s, first of all, a culture with a strong, specific philosophy behind. You can’t say you dance tango, until you haven’t explored it.

 

This talk is in Spanish and it has English subtitles. To activate them, please, click on CC in the down right corner of the video, then select English.

8.09 min Embrace

A Talk about Walking and Styles of Dance

"The walk is not only for making a movement in line, but for making each and every movement you have in tango.” Enjoy to the fullest one more valuable lesson on tango philosophy and culture. Among others, you’ll find out the maestros’ view on styles of dance. We know you’ll like the subject. Don’t we all?

 

This talk is in Spanish and it has English subtitles. To activate them, please, click on CC in the down right corner of the video, then select English.

8.40 min Walk