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APERTURA TANGO FESTIVAL

Apertura Tango Festival in Istanbul
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Dear Tango Lovers,

Welcome to the Apertura Tango Festival which will be held for the second time in the heart of the Istanbul on 3-5 April 2020.

We are very excited to welcome you!

Our Festival will host the most famous and popular Maestros and DJs cast of the Tango world

MAESTROS:

  • Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides (Argentina)
  • Valentin Arias & Diana Paola Franco (Colombia)
  • Juan Diego Gonzales & Ornella Simonetto (Colombia / Argentina)
  • Eşref Tekinalp & Vanessa Gauch (Turkey)
  • Alper Ergökmen & Selen Sürek (Turkey)
  • Krishna Olmedo & Valentina Massari (Argentina / Italy)

DJ TEAM: 

  • TDJ Krishna Olmedo (Argentina)
  • TDJ Ramo & Gogo (Turkey)
  • TDJ Burcu Iris Tekin (Turkey)

 

WORKSHOPS:

SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH:

FS-1 12:00-13:15 - All Levels

Dear Tango Lovers,

Welcome to the Apertura Tango Festival which will be held for the second time in the heart of the Istanbul on 3-5 April 2020.

We are very excited to welcome you!

Our Festival will host the most famous and popular Maestros and DJs cast of the Tango world

MAESTROS:

  • Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides (Argentina)
  • Valentin Arias & Diana Paola Franco (Colombia)
  • Juan Diego Gonzales & Ornella Simonetto (Colombia / Argentina)
  • Eşref Tekinalp & Vanessa Gauch (Turkey)
  • Alper Ergökmen & Selen Sürek (Turkey)
  • Krishna Olmedo & Valentina Massari (Argentina / Italy)

DJ TEAM: 

  • TDJ Krishna Olmedo (Argentina)
  • TDJ Ramo & Gogo (Turkey)
  • TDJ Burcu Iris Tekin (Turkey)

 

WORKSHOPS:

SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH:

FS-1 12:00-13:15 - All Levels

• Women (Follower) Technique (Sol Cerquides)

FS-2 12:00-13:15 - All Levels

• Men (Leader) Technique (Fernando Gracia)

FS-3 13:30-14:45 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Finding comfort in different types of abrazos: tips, technique and figures (Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides)

AS-1 13:30-14:45 - Intermediate

• Lapiz, Enrosque and Calesita : Free Leg interpratations (Alper Ergökmen & Selen Sürek)

VD-1 15:00-16:15 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Musical interpretation to create a Choreography & Sensations when creating a Choreographic scheme (Valentin Arias & Diana Paola Franco)

AS-2 15:00-16:15 - Intermediate

• Communication: Feel good, look good (Alper Ergökmen & Selen Sürek)

VD-2 16:30-17:45 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Sacadas in the position for both directions, cadena in displacement, variations for Tango Salon and Tango Escenario, enrosques, boleos and ganchos (Valentin Arias & Diana Paola Franco)

EV-1 16:30-17:45 - Intermediate

• Connection, circular movements and easily changing direction without loosing fluidity (Eşref Tekinalp & Vanessa Gauch)

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 5TH:

VD-3 12:00-13:15 - All Levels

• Women (Follower) Technique (Diana Paola Franco)

VD-4 12:00-13:15 - All Levels

• Men (Leader) Technique (Valentin Arias)

VD-5 13:30-14:45 - Intermediate

• Closed, Medium and Open Abrazo Movements (Valentin Arias & Diana Paola Franco)

FS-4 13:30-14:45 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Analyzing the pivot and its possibilities for men and women (Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides)

FS-5 15:00-16:15 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Giros. How to keep the connection between the couples. Ganchos, Embellishments and Enrosques in the Giro. Technique for both roles (Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides)

EV-2 15:00-16:15 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Creating effective variations and how to place general movements on the right moments of the music (Eşref Tekinalp & Vanessa Gauch)

VD-6 16:30-17:45 - Intermediate & Advanced

• How to dance in different Orchestras & Communication with the couple through music (Valentin Arias & Diana Paola Franco)

FS-6 16:30-17:45 - Intermediate & Advanced

• Sacadas and advanced "Great" Sacada styles (Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides)

 

Visit our website for further information:

You are invited to celebrate this special weekend with us! 

Abrazo,

  • Apertura Tango Festival Team
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EVENT DETAILS

  • Location:
    İstanbul, Turkey (view map)
    Event dates:
    From: Thursday, 02 April 2020 - To: Monday, 06 April 2020
    Location:
    İstanbul, Turkey (view map)
    Event dates:
    Event Starts: Thursday, 02 April 2020
    Event Ends: Monday, 06 April 2020
  • Number of Participants:
    400 dancers
    Milonguero Ticket Price - Includes all milongas:
    20 EUR - Euro Member Countries
    Number of Participants:
    400 dancers
    Milonguero Ticket Price - Includes all milongas:
    20 EUR - Euro Member Countries
  • Registration Opens:
    Monday, 06 January 2020
    Registration Closes:
    Sunday, 29 March 2020
    Registration Opens:
    Monday, 06 January 2020
    Registration Closes:
    Sunday, 29 March 2020
  • Fernando Gracia
    Sol Cerquides
    Fernando Gracia
    Sol Cerquides
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