Tango Angeles

Tango Angeles

Tango Angeles is born out of Ronaldos experience in learning about the dance and music of tango. Evocative music, captivating stories and thought-provoking interviews with contemporary tango luminaries as well as social tango dancers from around the world will take you to a place of dreams and nostalgia. Tango Angeles delves deeply into the enchanting world of tango and brings its treasures to the English-speaking world. Ronaldos passion for the subject, velvety voice and irresistible Buenos Aires accent is a unique combination that will delight your ears and warm your heart!... Show More

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Lack of tango dancing got your down? We have a fix for you. DJ Ronaldo’s going virtual with ... Milonga Angeles. Let’s dance.
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March 4, 2020 82 min
Alfredo Zitarrosa, the legendary voice of the downtrodden of his native Uruguay, remains a heroic symbol of resistance to corrupt power.
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February 19, 2020 66 min
Donato Racciatti's signature rhythmic tango style, together with strong female voices, delighted dancers on both sides of the Rio de la Plata.
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February 5, 2020 78 min
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.
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January 15, 2020 74 min
Homero Manzi’s tango “Malena” haunts like no other, but who was Malena?
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January 1, 2020 70 min
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.
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December 18, 2019 63 min
Enrique Cadícamo created indelible images of women in his lyrics…. from seductive flowers of sin to the mother who forgives everything.
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December 4, 2019 61 min
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.
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November 20, 2019 79 min
Since the early 1960’s, the tender voice of Osvaldo Roval has assuaged the pain of homesickness in many Argentinians living in North America.
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October 16, 2019 60 min
Eduardo Arolas, although his life was tragically cut short at the age of 32, left more than 100 classic tangos.
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October 13, 2019 58 min
Eduardo Arolas, known as El Tigre del Bandoneón, gave tango its depth and subtleties despite his brief and mysterious life.
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August 7, 2019 70 min
Romantica Milonguera, a 10-member Buenos Aires-based orchestra, brings a dynamic modern interpretation to classic tangos.
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July 17, 2019 86 min
Ronaldo time travels back to 1944 and finds himself torn among so many live orchestras to choose from—an embarrassment of the riches!
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July 3, 2019 66 min
Buenos Aires is still haunted by the memories of magnificent cabarets that graced Calle Corrientes, the street that never sleeps.
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June 19, 2019 69 min
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.
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June 13, 2019 54 min
La Chacarita, built in the wake of the 1871 yellow fever epidemic on 230 acres, is a resting place for countless tango luminaries.
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May 15, 2019 65 min
Edouard Pecourt’s extensive tango collection housed at the University of California Santa Barbara guarantees the investigation and preservation of tango for future generations.
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May 1, 2019 57 min
Edouard Pecourt’s vast tango collection finds a home at the University of California Santa Barbara.
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April 17, 2019 64 min
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
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April 9, 2019 66 min
Astor Piazzolla's early childhood in the mean streets of NY taught him to defend his musical vision fiercely against all odds and criticism.
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