Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto Milonga Performance

Special Performance featuring the Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto
Saturday February 24, 2018  8pm to Midnight

759a8f8c-7661-4dbc-be79-a9e71203c735Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto has developed its own danceable style based on the music of the Golden Age tango orchestras. The ensemble recreates the idea of the “Orquesta Tipica”, with a modern sound. Since 2007, the Cuarteto has toured the US and Europe, gaining worldwide recognition for their unique, exciting and danceable sound.

The performance at Las Puertas will begin with a few of Alejandro’s original tangos and the remainder will be the best of the Golden Era.

$15 admission at the door.

Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto


Encuentro Milonguero Albuquerque presents Encuentro 2016

A weekend encuentro featuring traditional milongas, golden era music, and dancing. Traditional seating and observance of the codigos will be held at Las Puertas Labor Day Weekend.


• Friday Meet & Greet
• Friday Night MIlonga
• Saturday brunch and Guided Practica
• Saturday Night Milonga
• Sunday Afternoon Milonga
• Sunday Night Milonga

DJs: Jeanne Castle (Seattle), Michelle McRuiz (Albuquerque), Maxi Gluzman (Memphis/Buenos Aires), Christopher Nassopoulos (Bay Area), Paul Akmajian (Albuquerque/Tucson)



Please note:  This encuentro is for experienced Milonguero Style dancers.
For more information and/or to register, please go to Encuentro 2016

Alejandro Ziegler Cuarteto performing at Las Puertas

Join us on Saturday, October 3rd for a Special Performance Milonga featuring the Alejandro Zeigler Cuarteto performing.  DJ will be Matt Kropp.  The Milonga is from 8pm to Midnight with the Cuarteto performing a few of Alejandro’s original tangos and the remainder will be the best of the Golden Era.

Ziegler_Cuarteto$15 per person which you can pay at the door or you can pay and register below via PayPal.

If you plan to attend and pay at the door, please RSVP to Darcy by calling 505-244-0290 or Emailing her at [email protected] as space is limited.

Sponsored by Robertson & Sons Violin Shop  505-889-2999 or 1-800-A-VIOLIN


Pablo Rodriguez & Eva Garlez Workshop

Join us the weekend of March 6th – 8th for a workshop with this fun and talented couple!  They are among the leading young couples specializing in Tango Milonguero in the world today.


Friday (@ Las Puertas)
7:00pm to 8:30pm – Circulation
Tools for developing a good circulation and utilization of the dance floor

Saturday (@ Studio Roma)
1:00pm to 2:30pm – Play with the Rhythm
Have fun with the basic steps through the rhythm
3:00pm to 4:30pm – Caminatas and their Variations of Speed
Techniques to develop a good transmission of the body movement

8:00pm to Midnight – Milonga de Las Puertas with a special performance by Pablo & Eva

Sunday (@ Studio Roma)
1:00pm to 2:30pm – Milonga Lisa y Traspie
Combinations of steps with/without traspie
3:00pm to 4:30pm – Direction Changes
Direction Changes gives you the change to start dancing in a crowded dance floor without losing the fun

Full weekend which is all 5 classes + Milonga is $100 per person, $150 per couple. Drop in is $25 per person per class  Pablo & Eva Workshop Registration Form

Private Lessons are $90 for one, $250 for three. Please contact Darcy at 505-244-0290 or [email protected] to schedule.


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