Leonel Colque – Friday DJ

Leonel is an Argentine-born Tango dancer who has a long trajectory in Tango dancing, teaching and DJ-ing in Buenos Aires, Canada and Australia. Prior to Melbourne becoming his ‘home’, Leonel studied Tango in Buenos Aires with an array of Tango dancers and Maestros, developing his traditional Tango style and teaching at one of the most traditional and prestigious Milongas in Buenos Aires: ‘La Confiteria Ideal’. Leonel actively continues to develop and refine his Tango, based on traditional Tango technique, while pushing boundaries with his own creative flair. He is a dedicated and attentive teacher, openly sharing his love of Tango and transforming his students into refined and stylish dancers. In 2012, he was placed in the top 100 of the Tango World Cup Championship in the category ‘Tango de Pista’ in Buenos Aries, Argentina. As a DJ, he has been invited to play in tango festivals all over Australia and Canada.

Leonel is available for Private Lessons during the Festival.  The cost is $100 per 1-hour lesson.  Please contact Leonel directly on leonel.victoria.tango@gmail.com to arrange times.

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