o Origin of the dance:
where it originated, how it
became popular

o Type of music the dance
is performed to and a
sample ...
The dance began in Buenos Ares,
Argentina. The dance is a variant of the
habanera, a popular Argentinean dance. It
became ...
Count

Man's Part

Count

Woman's Part

1 2

Step forward with Left foot

1 2

Step back with Right foot

3 4

Step forwar...
The music played to the tango is called Spanish
Flamenco. It involves very fast paced guitar and is very
Complicated. Acco...
The women wear longer dresses
and high heels. Men wear suits and
very dressy pants and shoes.
According a website called “Tango Voice”, the
tango affected the fashion in Argentina in the
1920’s. It also is known as a...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o
TXa6FFnPI0
Music to the dance

http://www.britannica.com/EBcheck
ed/topic/1940980/Le-Gran...
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  1. 1. o Origin of the dance: where it originated, how it became popular o Type of music the dance is performed to and a sample of the music o The importance of the dance to the culture o Basic moves and steps of the dance. o Description and pictures of the dancers’ costumes O Works sited page
  2. 2. The dance began in Buenos Ares, Argentina. The dance is a variant of the habanera, a popular Argentinean dance. It became very popular in the 1920s and influenced the clothing style then.
  3. 3. Count Man's Part Count Woman's Part 1 2 Step forward with Left foot 1 2 Step back with Right foot 3 4 Step forward with Right foot 3 4 Step back with Left foot 5 Step forward with Left foot 5 Step back with Right foot 6 Step side right with Right foot 6 7 8 Slide the Left foot to the Right 7 8 foot slowly and touch the Left foot next to the Right foot with the left heel slightly up Step side left with Left foot Slide the Right foot to the Left foot slowly and touch the Right foot next to the Left foot with right heel up
  4. 4. The music played to the tango is called Spanish Flamenco. It involves very fast paced guitar and is very Complicated. According to the website “flamenco guitars.com” The Complex music involves "instruments from other musical styles such as the violin, the cello and the flute are used frequently in flamenco performances.”
  5. 5. The women wear longer dresses and high heels. Men wear suits and very dressy pants and shoes.
  6. 6. According a website called “Tango Voice”, the tango affected the fashion in Argentina in the 1920’s. It also is known as an Argentinean dance. The European settlers were sad and depressed and that the dance cheered them up so they were motivated
  7. 7. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o TXa6FFnPI0 Music to the dance http://www.britannica.com/EBcheck ed/topic/1940980/Le-Grand-Tango More info on the dance http://www.auburn.edu/ Steps to the dance : www.flamenco-guitars.com Info on the dance. tangovoice.wordpress.com Info on the effect on the country. http://www.tangoconcepts.com /history.html The importance of the dance to Argentina

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