Tango

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  • Tango
    • Dance
      • Paired dance
      • Close embrace
      • Fast steps/ kicks
      • Stalking walk
      • Upright body
      • Intertwining legs
      • Quick and sharp movements
    • Characteristics
      • Usually 2/4 or 4/4 time
      • Syncopation/ dotted rhythms
      • Accents/ staccato
      • Jerky/ spiky rhythms
      • Minor key
      • Regular phrase lengths
      • Jazzy melodies and harmonies
    • Performers
      • Roberto Firpo
      • Nazareth
    • Origins
      • Late 19th century
      • Fusion of European, African and Cuban influences
      • Spread to Europe n the early 20th century
    • Instruments
      • Bandoneóns (accordion)
      • Violins
      • Piano
      • Orquesta tipica

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