Architecture of Tango

Linear Vocabulary

Finding breadth and variety inside simplicity

Cross System at Right Angles

Most tango has leader and follower facing on natural and opposite feet (one on left, one on right foot, etc.). This series: dancing tango in cross system (both on same feet with the bodies typically at a right angle). Front and back ochos are 2 examples.

Exploring Possibilities

Exploring what the body can do and then adding tango constraints

Making Possibilities Work

Follows "Exploring Possibilities" - some tools to enable sucess

Easy Transitions

People sometimes learn long combinations with one piece in the middle or end that they really like. This series is about doing the piece in the middle or end without needing the long introduction.