Maral Kojayan & Mariano Laplume
teach the Intermediate class:
"Turns for the dance floor and musical application in
Tango and Vals"
Maral & Mariano bring complementary strengths in
dance and music to their teaching, which are reflected
in the title of their class. Maral started dancing
at a very early age (in 1984), covering a wide variety
of dance including contemporary, ballet, tap and
Armenian dance before tango drew her to live in Buenos
Aires. Mariano was a cofounder of, and violinist
in, Sexteto Milonguero and danced tango in parallel with
his career as a musician. See also
The DJ is
is from Argentina's second tango capital, the port city
of Rosario. She founded two milongas there, which have
become an integral part of Rosario's tango scene.
From 2004 she has concentrated entirely on her work as a
tango DJ. Her DJing is traditional, with tandas and
We are fortunate to have Rubia as DJ both this week and
next as this visit to London is not part of her
European 2012 tour.