Alejandro Larenas & Marisol Morales
They have been teaching and preforming at renowned places in Buenos Aires such as Club Gricel, La Ideal, Cochabamba 444, Tangocool, La Viruta Tango, Practica X, El Motivo Tango, Viva la Pepa Milonga, Milonga 10, and the show “Tango new generation” held under the CITA Intenacional Tango Festival (2006, 2007). They have made more than 20 tango tours all around the world to participate in Seminars, Shows and Tango Festivals, including highlights
Montreal Tango Festival in Canada (2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013), Festivalito of Edinburgh (2008, 2009), Tangowoche Zurich International Tango Festival (2009), The International Festival of Rimini (2009), "Tiempo Para Tango" Szczecin (2009, 2010, 2011), 13 Hamburg Tango Festival (2010), 14 Aniversary Universo Tango (2011), San Remo Tango Festival (2010), TangOtoño Innsbruck (2010), Tangoconsharm, Egypt (2010), the Smith Tango Festival in Santa Monica, Los Angeles. (2010), International Istambul Tango Week (2011). Festivalito de Primavera, Zurich (2012). Lisboa Tango Festival (2013). Marca de Tango Festival, Treviso. Italy (2013). Pascuattango (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015), Athens tango weekend (2012, 2013, 2014). Washington Tango Weekend (2014), Toronto Tango Festival, (2014), Strasburg Tango Festival ( 2014), Istambul Tango Experience ( 2015), Pisa Tango Festival (2015), Baztango Festival (2015), Meditango Festival (2015), Days of tango Festival San Petersburgh (2015).
Ann Arbor, MI
Edmond was exposed to a large variety of music from both visiting and local DJs in Ann Arbor. DJing regularly at different events in Ann Arbor has allowed him to develop a rich style full of rhythmical presence and lyrical complexity. Throughout the night, Edmond manages the flow of energy to enhance the dancers' connection by being versatile and attentive. He keeps the crowd energized with playful cortinas and by strategically infusing subtle contrast in his music.
New Haven, CT
Kristian Velazquez, tango instructor, dancer and DJ, has been involved in the tango community since 2006. He started to learn this beautiful dance in the city of Montevideo, Uruguay, and was teaching his first group in 2008.
Investigating different techniques from different styles of the Argentine Tango, Kristian has developed a way of viewing tango and teaching it in a manner that is accessible for everyone. One of his favorite quotes in class is "Simple is easy to follow."
DJ Katya's journey in tango started with a deep passion for tango music first. In her DJing she tries to bring together lyrical and rhythmical, playful and passionate, bold and subtle to create a smooth flow of energy through the night offering dancers a splendid and diverse selection with a strong accent on music from 1940s. Her experience includes DJing at events and milongas in Toronto,Moscow, Boston, Pittsburgh, Montreal, Ann Arbor.