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The Golden Nugget

Golden Nugget of Tango and Tango Incrementals. Incremental Ochos, Steps, & Crosses and more. Incrementals everywhere. Take a look and expand your dance and your horizons. See > Golden Nugget Extensions margaret didn’t get milonga. she found milonga madness. she gets it now. 😉  What is The Golden Nugget of Tango ? This is a Tango Topics construct. It is a very irregular piece of Tango vocabulary that you won’t find anywhere else. It is one of the very few patterns or ‘steps’, if you want to call it that, that this site actively promotes as a very useful tool…

Golden Nugget Extensions

energy of the Explosion Phase to dissipate in a controlled way. And finally 4.) We allow the knee to flex back to the point of compression that we started out with. Why are we talking about this stuff ? Because Today’s Tango Topic relies heavily on three of these 4 phases to begin playing with what we call Golden Nugget Extensions. if you register, we’ll send you a lollipop (digital)! Have you seen the Golden Nugget of Tango ? The Golden Nugget is one of the few patterns that’s great for learning the foundation, as well as actually using on the…

Golden Nugget

Golden Nugget & Extensions Back to the Library Golden Nugget of Tango The only piece of Tango Vocabulary you’ll ever need! 100 – Leading Steps (00:02:32) play click here article click here download/buy buy this video – click here 101 – Follower Steps (00:02:02) play click here article click here download/buy buy this video – click here 102 – Lead/Follow Together (00:01:50) play click here article click here download/buy buy this video – click here 103 – Linking Step 1 (00:02:03) play click here article click here download/buy buy this video – click here 104 – Linking Step 2 (00:03:40)…

Golden Nugget Extensions

Golden Nugget Extensions. This vocabulary is based on the Golden Nugget of Tango. It is a double-entendre. 1.) It means playing with the Follower’s (or Lead’s) leg extensions. 2.) It’s playing with extending the capabilities and variations on/in the Golden Nugget of Tango itself….

Golden Nugget

The Golden Nugget. Refers to a foundational piece of Tango vocabulary that you will see no where else, which is taught by no one else except Tango Topics and it’s progenitors. The Golden Nugget is an exceptionally useful piece of tango vocabulary that allows both Lead and Follow to dance all night long with near infinite variation and musical interpretation which encompass the 7 basic moves of Argentine tango in one single pattern!…

Check Steps/Incremental Steps

…00:01:25 The Example w/Metronome – 00:01:51 Close Ups of Footwork – 00:02:12 The Last Word/End – 00:01:45 Related Videos Mentioned In This Article:  The Six Ways of Walking – Download Cross Body Incrementals – Article /Download Golden Nugget Extensions – Article /Download The Golden Nugget of Tango – Article / Download this video can be purchased through the tango topics store 🙂 The Missing Information. Dearest Reader. TangoTopics is glad that you want to read this Topic, so that you can dig a little deeper into your foundation, into the music, into the codigos of the dance. However, you’re missing three…

The 5 Point Guide to Private Lessons

…teaching your receiving (either in group classes or in private lessons) but rather through dancing with other people and less than desirable partners and convenience. Those habits that you’ll develop will quite literally get in your way. It’s kinesthetic convenience really. It’s easier if you do this or that. When the ‘right’ way, the desirable way is more difficult at least from where you’re sitting right now. if you register, we’ll send you a lollipop (digital)! Have you seen the Golden Nugget of Tango ? The Golden Nugget is one of the few patterns that’s great for learning the foundation, as…

The Golden Sacada

If you were logged in, you’d see the premium version of this Tango Topic! Just sayin’… 🙂 The Golden Sacada The Golden Sacada. The Sacada has been discussed here before, so we will not waste your time with rehashing what has been said before except to say that Tango Topics has an extensive archive on the subject. That said, there’s one ‘figure’ that you will rightfully confuse as a figure when in fact it’s something else entirely. And the reason that it’s confusing is that most people see the figure and not the construct that makes it up. Any figure…

Dancing In A Small Space

…it should be noted that the Social Vocabulary ideas can be interjected here: The Social Turns, The Single-Axis Turn, The Close Embrace Sacadas, etc. However, there are a whole bunch more pieces of Tango vocabulary that almost never get talked about, or thought of here, that can also be applied, such as Calesitas, Paradas (Step Over), Pasadas (Drags & Sweeps), ’Patter’ (sometimes referred to as ‘Pitter-Patter’), The Incrementals (see Golden Nugget Extensions), just to name a few. Secondly, there’s the actual ‘Dancing’ part of the statement which is more about movement more than anything else. Said movement is done in a very…

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