Milonga Live Concert
Milonga Live Concert

A not to be missed event exclusively in London!
A unique opportunity to experience Argentine Tango music played live by a contemporary tango orchestra.

Orquesta Tipica
La Juan D'Arienzo

 11 October 2015   York Hall

The ten-piece orchestra, La Juan D'Arienzo, famous in all the milongas of Buenos Aires and around the world will be in London for their one and only performance in the UK!

Tickets are available for those who wish to take part in the dancing and also for those who would like to only watch the performance.

Don't miss out!


Presented by Tangueando.net

with the kind support of
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Event Details
MILONGA LIVE CONCERT - La Juan D'Arienzo in LONDON. Photo by Andrea Pichel York Hall, 5 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 9PJ
Event Details

Schedule

  • Sunday 11 October 2015
  • FREE tango taster class: 3:30pm (45')
    (Kindly provided by Tango Etnia)
  • Workshop: 4:30pm (1:15)
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  • Milonga & Concert
    • Doors open: 5:45pm
    • Milonga: 6–11pm
  • Concert
    • Balcony opens: 7:00pm
    • Concert starts: 8:00pm

Excellent Venue and floor

Opened in 1929 by the Duke of York, initially as public baths, York Hall is a beautiful neo-Georgian grade II listed building.

York Hall provides the biggest sprung oak floor without pillars in London.

The main hall alone provides over 550m2 of floorspace, with ample space for seating, socialising and dancing.

DJ: Marcelo Rojas La 2x4 logo

Marcelo Rojas is the DJ of «La 2x4», the Tango Radio of Buenos Aires and has over 20 years of experience. The dance floor will not be missing the "Fantastic 4": D'Arienzo, Di Sarli, Pugliese and Troilo.
Marcelo will be playing a selection of great tangos for about 3½ hours, before, between and after the 2 sets of the live concert.

High-end professional sound

We consider sound quality as perhaps the most important factor in such an event.

We have, therefore, employed the services of an industry leader in professional concert sound systems with experience in organising some of the biggest concerts in the country.

Intelligent sound management

The chosen high-end sound system is a state-of-the-art intelligent array using automated optimisation to deliver the high quality of sound on the dancefloor while at the site time delivering a clear, high quality sound at the balcony above, with minimum interference from the dancefloor below.

The sound system will be managed and continually reconfigured as necessary by professional sound engineers to ensure the highest possible sound quality.

Fully licenced venue

The venue runs a fully-licensed bar which serves food, wine and spirits.

Easy to reach by road

Via M1, A1(M), M25 (Heathrow or Gatwick ) or M11 (Stansted )
via A10, A406, A12

via A11 or A13 in the east

or A501/A100 from central and south London.

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Public Transport

4 minutes walk from Bethnal Green (London Underground, Central line, Zone 2).

5 minutes walk from Cambridge Heath station (Network Rail, Zone 2).

Close to Liverpool Street (Stansted ), via tube (central line) or bus (388).

Bus routes: 106, 254, 309, 388, D3, D6, N253.

Address & Map

York Hall 5 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 9PJ

Parking

There is plenty of off-street parking on the streets around York Hall, which is free on Sunday.

By arriving earlier you improve your chances of finding parking faster and closer to the venue.

About
Event: Milonga Live Concert

About the Event

This will be a unique experience for tango addicts who love dancing to the music of Juan D'Arienzo but also a new experience for the general audience, who will be immersed in an astounding audio and visual experience – seated at balcony level and able to enjoy the performance of the orchestra whilst also watching from above hundreds of dancers dancing the Argentine Tango in the dance floor below.

Orchestra: La Juan D'Arienzo - Photo by Andrea Pichel - publicity for 'Cortando Clavos'

About the Orchestra

La Juan D'Arienzo Tango Orchestra comprises an exciting new generation of tango musicians and was formed in 2012 with the aim of keeping alive the unmistakable style of the composer Juan D'Arienzo.

It is also the only tango orchestra which owns the original scores of Juan D'Arienzo (through his grandson, the leader of Orquesta Tipica La Juan D'Arienzo) and which stays true to the Juan D'Arienzo style.

Organiser: Tangueando

About the Organiser

Tangueando is an Argentine Tango Dance School and events organiser based in Cambridge.

Our goal is to spread knowledge and understanding of Argentine Tango and the culture behind it, so that its rich cultural heritage can be better understood. In this way, through the music and dance of Tango, we hope to build a cultural bridge between the UK and Argentina and connect with each-other within the tango embrace.

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