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From the historic Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, CA, Tango Angeles brings to tango lovers around the world the music, the stories, and the indelible passion of tango!

From the historic Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, CA, Tango Angeles brings to tango lovers around the world the music, the stories, and the indelible passion of tango!

Location:

Hollywood, CA

Description:

From the historic Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, CA, Tango Angeles brings to tango lovers around the world the music, the stories, and the indelible passion of tango!

Language:

English


Episodes

Tango in the Time of Corona: A Virtual Milonga Mar. 18, 2020

3/19/2020
Lack of tango dancing got your down? We have a fix for you. DJ Ronaldo’s going virtual with ... Milonga Angeles. Let’s dance.

Duration:01:14:19

Alfredo Zitarrosa

3/4/2020
Alfredo Zitarrosa, the legendary voice of the downtrodden of his native Uruguay, remains a heroic symbol of resistance to corrupt power.

Duration:01:22:55

Donato Racciatti

2/19/2020
Donato Racciatti's signature rhythmic tango style, together with strong female voices, delighted dancers on both sides of the Rio de la Plata.

Duration:01:06:54

Tango Migration

2/5/2020
Bill and Ann Froud, who divide their time between the UK, the US, and Argentina, share their experiences and offer practical tips for those contemplating yearly tango migration.

Duration:01:18:37

In Search of Malena

1/15/2020
Homero Manzi’s tango “Malena” haunts like no other, but who was Malena?

Duration:01:15:34

Enrique Rodríguez

1/1/2020
Enrique Rodríguez, along with his signature singer Armando Moreno, was best known for all the rhythms —todos ritmos—his orchestra played, delighting all of Latin America with tangos, fox-trots, pasodobles, rancheras and many other genres.

Duration:01:11:48

Enrique Cadícamo II Dec. 18, 2019

12/18/2019
Enrique Cadícamo created indelible images of women in his lyrics…. from seductive flowers of sin to the mother who forgives everything.

Duration:01:03:38

Enrique Cadícamo - Dec. 4, 2019

12/4/2019
Enrique Cadícamo’s life spanned almost the entire history of tango from 1900 to 1999. He wrote hundreds of lyrics--such as Los Mareados, Nostalgias & Garua--that defined tango itself.

Duration:01:02:28

Osvaldo Roval

11/20/2019
Since the early 1960’s, the tender voice of Osvaldo Roval has assuaged the pain of homesickness in many Argentinians living in North America.

Duration:01:19:54

Eduardo Arolas II.

10/16/2019
Eduardo Arolas, although his life was tragically cut short at the age of 32, left more than 100 classic tangos.

Duration:01:00:33

Eduardo Arolas I October 3, 2019

10/13/2019
Eduardo Arolas, known as El Tigre del Bandoneón, gave tango its depth and subtleties despite his brief and mysterious life.

Duration:00:58:30

Romantica Milonguera

8/7/2019
Romantica Milonguera, a 10-member Buenos Aires-based orchestra, brings a dynamic modern interpretation to classic tangos.

Duration:01:11:28

A Night of Tango 1944

7/17/2019
Ronaldo time travels back to 1944 and finds himself torn among so many live orchestras to choose from—an embarrassment of the riches!

Duration:01:27:17

Cabarets of Buenos Aires I

7/3/2019
Buenos Aires is still haunted by the memories of magnificent cabarets that graced Calle Corrientes, the street that never sleeps.

Duration:01:07:57

Edmundo Rivero

6/19/2019
Edmundo Rivero made his mark as one of the greatest tango singers despite his unconventional bass voice, successfully combining his early influences of country and classical music with tango.

Duration:01:10:53

La Chacarita

6/13/2019
La Chacarita, built in the wake of the 1871 yellow fever epidemic on 230 acres, is a resting place for countless tango luminaries.

Duration:00:55:43

Edouard Pecourt Episode 3

5/15/2019
Edouard Pecourt’s extensive tango collection housed at the University of California Santa Barbara guarantees the investigation and preservation of tango for future generations.

Duration:01:05:57

Edouard Pecourt Episode 2

5/1/2019
Edouard Pecourt’s vast tango collection finds a home at the University of California Santa Barbara.

Duration:00:57:02

Edouard Pecourt Episode 1

4/17/2019
Edouard Pecourt, proprietor of La Boîte à Disques in Paris, left behind him one of the most pre-eminent tango music collections in the world

Duration:01:04:28

Astor Piazzolla Episode 3

4/9/2019
Astor Piazzolla's early childhood in the mean streets of NY taught him to defend his musical vision fiercely against all odds and criticism.

Duration:01:06:21