Tango Podcast Episode 94 is now online

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Episode 94 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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My guest today has been passionate about dance all her life. After falling in love with tango, and through years of struggle, adventure, and grit, she realized her goal of dancing and teaching professionally. Based in Montreal, she holds a number of regular classes, and organizes a number of popular tango events as well.

Let’s meet Corinne Krikorian…

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Joe's Tango Podcast Episode 94: Corinne Krikorian

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Tango Podcast Episode 93 now online

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Episode 93 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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Today’s guest is a Tango DJ based in Charlotte, NC. He is also a master craftsman, and designs mobile dance floors that have garnered praise from tangueros everywhere. He and his wife started the renown Queen City Tango Marathon, and we’ll hear the interesting story of how that came about.

Let’s meet Mark Mindel…

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Episode 92 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!

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Episode 92 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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My guest today is Mark Word. He’s a clinical social worker who’s passionate about helping victims of psychological trauma. Much of his experience also stems from the military, where he functioned as a Behavioral Health officer with the 101st Airborne Division. Before falling in love with tango, Mark was a professional musician, spent a number of years living in Europe, and also developed a passion for languages.

Mark combines his expertise as a mental health professional with tango to explore the healing effects of tango, and has some fascinating answers for us…

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Joe's Tango Podcast Episode 92: Mark Word

Tango Podcast Episode 89 now online

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Episode 89 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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My guests today are Sophia Daly and Jose Luis Fernandez-Garcia (aka El Kronox). Sophia has been dancing all her life, having started at age 3. She has a strong background in jazz, tap, modern, ballet, and hip-hop. Today, she is a company member of Ballet Edge Detroit. Sophia eventually discovered Argentine Tango, and brings her vast training in other dances to enhance her teaching and performing.
Jose has been dancing for well over a decade, and also has a background in Martial Arts. Originally from Malaga, Spain, he came to the US in 1998 and began teaching Spanish at the University of Michigan.
Sophia and Jose have been teaching together since 2015, have performed at a number of venues, and organize weekly classes & milongas in Ann Arbor.
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Tango Podcast Episode 88 is now online

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Episode 88 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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Ok, my guest today began his Tango journey while he was a student at Arizona State University. Later, he would become an influential presence with the ASU Tango Club, where he now teaches regular classes and guides the next generation of young dancers.
Let’s meet Marco Antonio Licon…
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Tango Podcast Episode 87 is now online!

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Episode 87 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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My guest today is a bandoneon player, pianist, and hard-core tango scholar. She’s really enthusiastic about promoting contemporary tango music, and encourages us to explore that rich and largely-untapped world.

At the time of this recording, my guest is very close to finishing her Masters Degree in Ethnomusicology at the University of Maryland. In the DC area, she’s been part of the tango group Da Capo Tango, where she is one of two bandoneon players. She has traveled extensively, and studied and played with some of the top bandoneon players today.

Let’s meet Heyni Solera…
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