Argentina: tango festival in full swing

Buenos Aires tango festival in full swing
Buenos Aires is once again throbing to the rhythm of tango as this year’s Buenos Aires Tango Festival and Tango Dance World Cup gets underway here attracting over 2.000 musicians and dancers from around the world.
(h/t DP)

The festival opened in the La Boca district – an area of Buenos Aires that is considered to be the cradle of tango – with the Tipica Sub 25 youth orchestra conducted by violinist Pablo Agri and Eduardo Baffa on bandoneon as well as dancers Juan Carlos and Johanna Copes among others.

Here’s last week’s opening concert,

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