Podcast Episode 99 is now online!

Episode 099: Be comfortable with being uncomfortable – Jaimes Friedgen
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My guest today is an internationally renown dancer and teacher. He is the co-founder of the LA Tango Academy, and although he’s been teaching tango for over 20 years, he’s been immersed in artistic expression since childhood. He has a background in theater, music, and a variety of other dance forms. On top of that, he also has extensive training as a gymnast. He’s traveled all over the globe to dance, teach, and study tango, and is working hard to push his dancing even further.

Let’s meet Jaimes Friedgen…

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Podcast Episode 99: Jaimes Friedgen

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Tango Podcast Episode 98 is now online!

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Episode 98 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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My guests today are Daniela Pucci and Luis Bianchi. They first met in 2005, and lived in NYC from 2006 – 2012. In 2012 they made the big decision to relocate to Buenos Aires. There, they set up Tango Oasis, which is their studio and guest house.

Since then, they have traveled to over 90 cities in 4 continents to teach at workshops and various festivals. Some of their more notable appearances include the esteemed Ostertango in Switzerland, Phantastango in Germany, and the Copenhagen Tango Festival.

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Podcast Episode 96 is now online!

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Episode 96 of Joe’s Tango Podcast is now online!
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My guest today is a native of Rosario, Argentina. In 1998 she moved to NYC to study at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, and she is now located in San Francisco, CA.

She started dancing at age 6, and has a background in a variety of dance genres, including ballet, contemporary, flamenco, afro-haitian dances, and many others. In addition to being heavily involved with Argentine Tango, today’s guest is also a staff teacher for the Youth Program at ODC (Oberlin Dance Collective), and is also a staff member at the renowned Cazadero Performing Arts Family Camp.

Let’s Meet Andrea Fuchilieri…

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Joe's Tango podcast Episode 96: Andrea Fuchilieri

Tango Podcast Episode 95 is now online!

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My guest today has been dancing all her life, having started at the age of 6 with the world-famous San Francisco School of Ballet. She has experience with jazz, modern, competitive ballroom, flamenco, hula, and theater dance. Having participated in many productions, spent spent years touring with a number of famous musical artists, including Liza Minelli.

She’s been reviewed by the NY Times as a choreographer for off-broadway productions, and she also helped choreograph live-televised events, such as Miss Universe, Miss USA, and Miss Teen USA. On top of that, today’s guest has appeared in major network TV programs, Films, commercials, and fashion magazines.

Of course, along the way, she discovered Argentine Tango and has participated in events and workshops all over the world.

Let’s meet Michelle Lamb…

Michelle will be teaching at the 2019 Windy City Tango Festival in Chicago – You can find out about her here: Windy City Tango Festival – About Michelle

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Joe's Tango Podcast: Episode 95 - Michelle Lamb

Tango Podcast Episode 94 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

Tango Podcast Episode 93 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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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