Tango Boise

Argentine Tango In Boise

FEBRUARY 2 - 4, 2018

This intensive weekend of tango learning is LIMITED to 15 leaders + 15 followers (30 total participants), so that everyone may receive personal attention.  Tango Boise is offering weekend passes for sale until December 15.  If space allows and after December 15,  à la carte pricing might be available.  We will update this page as to the status of à la carte availability at that time.

Detlef & Melina

Detlef & Melina

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Detlef & Melina Workshop Weekend, February 2-4


FRIDAY, February 2 — Ochos

  • 7:00 - 9:00 PM — (2 hr class) “Caminar el compás y la pausa”
  • 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM — Practica w/DJ

SATURDAY, February 3 — Ochos

  • 1:00 - 5:30 PM — (4 hr class + 30 min break) “Elegance and variation of the cross”
  • 8:30 PM - 1:00 AM — Grand Milonga w/DJ

SUNDAY, February 4 — Ochos

  • 1:00 - 5:30M — (4 hr class + 30 min break) “Discover Di Sarli”
    Evening — Solid Bar & Grill
  • 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM — Closing Milonga w/DJ

Venue Addresses
Ochos — 515 W. Idaho St.
Solid Bar & Grill — 405 S. 8th St.

Privates with Detlef & Melina

Detlef & Melina will be available to teach private tango lessons, the following dates and times:

Friday, February 2

  • 3:00 - 4:00 PM  Booked
  • 4:00 - 5:00 PM
  • 5:00 - 6:00 PM  Booked

Monday, February 5

  • 1:00 - 2:00 PM  Booked
  • 2.15 - 3.15 PM
  • 3.30 - 4.30 PM
  • 4.45 - 5.45 PM
  • 6:00 - 7:00 PM  Booked

Their rates are  $100 for a single student or $120 for a couple (lead/follow). Lessons are 1 hour each.

To book a private with Detlef & Melina, please use this form:

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Need Accommodations? Have accommodations to offer?

If you are an out of town tango dancer, needing accommodations for our workshop weekend, please describe in the message box how many are in your party, exact dates of your stay, and if you have any restrictions (pet allergies, etc).

If you are offering accommodations, please describe how many people you can host and under what conditions. For example: "Two people in their own rooms." Or "Two people sharing a double bed."

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Meet Detlef & Melina

Melina Sedó & Detlef Engel are amongst the most influential teachers of close-embrace Argentine Tango in Europe.  Detlef and Melina started teaching tango in 2001. They live in Saarbruecken (Germany) in direct vicinity to France and Luxembourg, but have mostly been traveling since 2006. Their dedication, professionalism and unique teaching concept have set standards wherever they visit.  

For Melina & Detlef’s the highest value in the dance is in the embrace, the connection between partners. They emphasize a style of dancing that is both close and creative in its simplicity.

Since their last visit to Boise in 2010, they have elaborated their teaching methods, published a comprehensive book + DVD, and developed a tango teacher-training that is followed by dancers from all over Europe and the USA. This will be Melina & Detlef's last visit to the US for quite a while, so do not miss this opportunity to learn from them!

Learn more about Melina & Detlef at www.tangodesalon.de.

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