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Milonga with Orquesta Romantica Milonguera (Live Music)
September 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm$35 – $45
Orquesta Romantica Milonguera plays its only Bay Area event in Oakland!
In the gigantic grand ballroom at Lake Merritt Dance.
YES!! It IS a milonga! With DJ Ashvin and demo by Santiago Croce and Amy Lincoln.
$45 online or at the door. We prefer cash at the door, but also take PayPal, Venmo, and Eventbrite.
No food or drink in the ballroom – the lounge has ample seating and food for you to enjoy. Empanadas and soft drinks offered for sale by Cafe Buenos Aires. Sets begin at 9:00 and 10:30. Free on-site parking until we reach capacity.
Milonga with live music by Orquesta Romántica Milonguera, winner of the category “best orchestra for dancing” at the Premios Tango 2019 in Buenos Aires. This world-class group with traditional orchestration performs classic tangos in a fresh, contemporary style with unique and beautiful vocals. Debuted in March 2016, they have played in milongas all over Buenos Aires and in other parts of Argentina, as well as at festivals in Montevideo (Uruguay), Curitiba and Rio de Janiero (Brazil), and Valparaíso (Chile). They have recently completed tours of Europe and Asia, and will be traveling to the United States for the first time this September.
Advance tickets available through PayPal or Eventbrite
Paypal: Please use “sending to a friend.” https://paypal.me/romanticamilonguera
Eventbrite (with service fee): Eventbrite/romanticamilonguera
Luli Christe, violin
Olga Tikhovidova, violin
Mauricio Jost, bandoneon
Roberta Maegli, bandoneon
Sofia Calvet, bandoneon
Pablo Guzman, double bass
Tomas Regolo, piano and ensemble director
Roberto Mirondi, voice