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Ines and Sebastian tango weekend

Posted 26.02.2013 by Hjard Jensen in Kurs | Nyheter

Ines and Sebastian in Trondheim, April 18 – 21, 2013

It is a great pleasure to welcome the World Champions of tango salon (2010), Maria Ines Bogado and Sebastian Jimenez (Argentina) to Trondheim – and to invite you to this event (7 classes and 2 milongas) together with us.

Please observe that the level requirements are (only) miminum level requirements. This means that there will be plenty of challenges for everyone (E), but some classes require for example at least intermediate (I) skills.

All classes and milongas take place at Bridgens Hus 3.etg (2nd floor), Brattørveita 10, Trondheim.

Thursday April 18.
 P:  11.00-17.00   Possibility for private lessons

Friday April 19.
 P:  11.00-18.00   Possibility for private lessons
 F1: 19.00-20.30   The concepts from walking to turning in tango 
                   salon - Villa Urquiza style (E)
 M:  21.00-02.00   Milonga - DJ Morten 

Saturday April 20.
 L1: 11.00-12.30   How to work the balance and axis
                   (men and women technique) (E)
 L2: 13.00-14.30   The technique for developing movements and 
                   sequences for a close embrace (I)

                   Lunch break 14.30-15.30

 L3: 15.30-17.00   Giro (conservation of axis) (I)
 M:  21.00-02.00   Grand milonga with show! - 'kurvfest'; everyone
                   brings food to share and we eat together before 
                   dancing (remember to bring at least as much as 
                   you will eat!) 
                   DJ Esmaeil (The Prince of Persia)

Sunday April 21.
 S1: 11.00-12.30   Giros and enrosques technique (E)
 S2: 13.00-14.30   Giros and contra-giros with adornments 
                   for men and women (I/A)

                   Lunch break 14.30-15.30

 S3: 15.30-17.00   Vals - circular movements (I)

Registration is binding. Your partner must also sign up within 3 days in order for you to keep your place.

Packages (classes + milongas):
7 classes + 2 milongas = 1400 NOK
5 classes + 2 milongas = 1100 NOK
3 classes + 2 milongas = 750 NOK

Single/double/extra classes:
1 class = 250 NOK
2 classes = 500 NOK

2 milongas (pass) = 250 NOK
1 milonga = 150 NOK

The registration is open!

If you don’t have partner, you can send an e-mail to:
kurs[at] where you include which classes you are interested in, and we will try to match you with someone with the same preferences; no guarantees.

If you are interested in a private lesson, send an e-mail to:
kurs[at] where you include the time of day and which day you prefer.

Minimum level requirements explained:

E – Everyone: all levels, at the minimum you can lead/follow what is tought at our 6-12 weeks semester courses for beginners, basic technique (walking, weight changes, ochos), dance experience: 3 months or more

I – Intermediate: you have integrated what is taught at our 6-12 weeks intermediate semester courses, basic technique (see above, also including giros, double-time steps, rebound steps/change of direction, cross/parallel system), dance experience: 1-2 years or often more

I/A – Intermediate/advanced: your basic technique is good (see above, also the preparation and flow of ganchos, boleos and barridas is getting much better), ocho cortado is easy, you have flow in your vals and your milonga is getting much better, dance experience: 2-5 years or often more

A – Advanced: you are a very experienced dancer, your techique and communciation in the embrace is very good, musicality is an integrated part of your dance and much more important to you than steps/figures, you teach or are able to teach at all the levels below, dance experience: 3-7 years or often more

M – Master: you are an exceptionally good dancer, you teach or are able to teach at all the levels below, dance experience: 5-10 years or often more

Practicing basic technique; walking, weight changes and communication in the embrace, is always time well spent.