Cross System 101

Cross System in tango

Cross System walking as lefts and rights swing together.

Cross System in Salon – Practice Frame and in Milonguero

Cross system is when we walk same footed – left swings with left and right with right – as opposed to common walking which is parallel and a right and left swing together. Cross system […]

05 Cruzada – The Tango Cross

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The Argentine Tango Cruzadas

The tango cruzada is a cultural icon in the tango family repertoire of steps. The cruzada can be: Linear or circular – Left over right – Right over left – Done in tandem – Done solo – Repeated consecutively. The cruzada is the hallmark of tango and as such it is […]

10 – The 8 Step Basic

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The Argentine Tango 8 Step Basic

Why learn the 8 Step Basic There are many good reasons. It is the way to integrate the nature of stepping in tango when done with pure side, forward and back steps. By applying all of the tango foundation to the 8 step basic there is a lot […]