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El Tango

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The tango is the most famous of all Argentinian dances. Although it originated in Buenos Aries, the Argentine tango is now known throughout the world.

The tango is the most famous of all Argentinian dances. Although it originated in Buenos Aires, the Argentine tango is now known throughout the world. Not only is it possible to see tango shows whilst in Argentina but also in other places throughout the world. Argentinian tango groups travel all over the world performing the tango and leaving their spectators in awe of their dramatic and beautifully executed routines.

In these pages you can learn more about the tango dance itself; the people who dance it, the history of tango and of course more about tango music. It might surprise you to know that there is a wide variety of tango music styles. These not only include many classical forms, but modern ones as well. What´s more, countless different types of tango dancing exist, with variations in both the speed of the dance and also in its style; for example some tangos are improvised whilst others like ballroom tango are strongly choreographed.

By reading these pages you are bound to learn something new about the tango! You will read about the movements of the dancers, their outfits, places in which tango is danced and of course about some of the most famous tango dancers!

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