Precise Training Online

Since 2014

Videos can’t replace the social aspects of group lessons, but we can give you the information you need to understand Argentine Tango thoroughly and train your body to move with strength and fluidity.

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Designed for ambitious tango students of both roles and all levels, the MasterCourse is a comprehensive curriculum covering the technique and variations of the 25 Elements in 16 video sessions.

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The Exercise Center presents anatomical diagrams and pilates-based video exercises for the 10 most important tango muscles.

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Structured Home Practice for solo dancers in both roles and pairs. Each course has 10 video sessions with text notes. For all levels from absolute beginner.

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The KnowledgeBase is an encyclopedia of Tango movements. It contains 150 hyperlinked texts, with diagrams and short demonstrative videos, covering every Element’s technique and systems of variation.

The MasterCourse Curriculum
25 Elements in 16 Sessions

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01 02 04
Walk Front
Walk Back
Change Foot

We walk together in systems, on tracks, and we can change feet in different combinations.

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03 06
Lateral Steps:
Side steps and Ochos

We step lateral to the partner with open or crossed steps, also called ochos, which are lateral step beginning with a pivot of 90-270 degrees.

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05
Molinete Lineal

Molinete lineal is tango's custom for walking sidewards.

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Sacada

In sacada the partners step perpendicular to one another, with one partner displacing the other.

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08 09 10
Giros

There are three Giros. double-giro and two single-giros, the Mark’s single-giro and the Revel’s single-giro (also known as Calesita).

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11
Cross

The free leg crosses in front or behind the base leg.

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Parada

A stop, during any point of a step or pivot.

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Barrida

A barrida moves the Revel's free leg by direct contact with the Mark's free leg.

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14 15
Rebote &
Alteración

A rebote is an elastic step which returns to the origin. Alteración is a rebote which pivots and releases at a different point than the origin.

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16 17
Voleos:
Circular
& Linear

Voleo Circular maximizes front and back projections during a pivot. Voleo Linear maximizes front, back, and side projections.

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Gancho

Ganchos hook a voleo through the partner's leg or around the body.

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19 20
Blocks:
Rebote Cadera
& Patada

Contra block to the Revel's Pivot produces a Rebote Cadera. To a projection produces a kick, often between the partner's legs.

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21 22
Volcada
Colgada

These are the off-balance elements. In Volcada the partners lean on one another. In Colgada the partners hang on one another.

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23
Adorno

Adornos are unmarked autonomous embellishments.

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24
Soltada

Soltada is any nonstandard embrace.

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25
Salta

Salta is a situation in which the Revel's weight is off of both of her feet (jump, lift, drag, sostenida...).

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MASTER COURSE

Comprehensive Curriculum
18 Months

TangoForge

MasterCourse
  • Everything technical and improvisational you need to know about the 25 Elements of tango in 10 hours of video
  • For students seeking for mastery
  • Includes Exercise Center,
    KnowledgBase, and
    Solo Home Practice Courses
  • All material instantly available. Study at your own pace and order.
  • Free entry to Live Workshops
    as soon as we are able to teach again
  • 6 private 15 minute one-on-one video sessions to ask questions
  • EN / DE
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SOLO HOME PRACTICE

Don't Wait for a Partner
12 Months

Usually €79

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Home Practice Course

Choose one role or the pair course.
  • 10 Home Practice Sessions on video with text notes and pdf download option
  • For dancers of all levels who want structured home practice to improve control and confidence
  • Upgrade Anytime, just pay the difference
  • EN / DE
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KNOWLEDGE BASE

Wikipedia for Tango
12 Months

TangoForge

KnowledgeBase
  • 150 hyperlinked texts with diagrams and short demonstrative videos, covering every Element's technique and systems of variation, along with disaggregation and pseudonyms
  • For people who prefer to read than watch video
  • Includes Exercise Center
  • Upgrade Anytime, just pay the difference
  • EN

EXERCISE CENTER

Learn your Muscle Chains
12 Months

TangoForge

Exercise Center
  • Muscle-chain diagrams and pIlates-based exercises on video for the 10 most important tango muscles​
  • For dancers who want to improve strength and control
  • Upgrade Anytime, just pay the difference
  • EN / DE

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We didn’t start online education in March of 2020. We started in 2014. Learn more about our Digital School