A Pragmatic Guide

Tango DJing and music

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Tango music is hard!

Lets face it — The first introduction to Tango music can be very confusing.

Tango music in the time of the DJ

We are no longer in an era where Tango orchestras are common (or affordable). Thus, it is the duty of the DJ to produce an acoustic environment that helps dancers relate to Tango music.

Kinds of Music

Like most Tango DJs, the majority of the music I play was composed between 1935–1945. This to me³ was the golden era for danceable Tango music, with a wide variety of orchestras, styles and singers to choose from.

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