Category Archives: djs 2022

Melina Mistral

Starting as a dancer and then as a teacher, Melina began to explore DJ’ing over 8 years ago. Playing at first in the local milongas of Montreal (Montango, Las Piernas, TSC, milonga Cariñito, la milonguita del Barrio) her home base, she slowly introduced herself on the international stage as she travelled to teach. She has since DJ’ed in San…

Oscar Casas

Oscar has a distinct style both in his dance and his teaching. He is very milonguero, and is highly respected by the old guard in the milongas of BA. He also is extremely popular with his students, who are impressed by his teaching style. He teaches with energy and humor, emphasizing concepts, specializing in improvisation…

Don Xello

Native Austrian, living the last decade mostly in Argentina to pursue his vision for a better music quality in tango argentino. Founder and CEO of the label TangoTunes which is the first address of Tango DJs all over the world to legally purchase tango music. Don Xello and his team make transfers from the original…

Mark Mindel

Impulse Tango DJ Mark Mindel was captured by the beautiful music of tango from the start of his tango journey in 2011.  Tango enriched his life in so many ways and naturally led him to DJing.   Currently, he is collaborating on a tango music project with Tango Tunes in which his 78 rpm shellac record…

Karen Jaffe

Tangogypsies’ Karen Jaffe is well known throughout the Southeast region and in the greater Argentine Tango community to be a skilled and engaging partner with well-refined technique no matter what style she is dancing. Her reputation as aknowledgeable, capable and insightful instructor is widespread. She brings new ideas and creativity to the dance itself, while teaching…

Jae Youn

DJ Jae Youn Jae is the founder of Tango Utopia in the greater Raleigh/Durham area.  She is recognized as one of the premier teachers, dancers and DJ’s as well as the organizer of the monthly Milonga Utopia and the weekly practicas. As a DJ, Jae loves the challenge of keeping dancers on the floor to…

Ken Broom

As an explorer of tango since 2004, Ken enjoys playing tandas of sensual tango, melodic vals, and playful milonga in both traditional and alternative music. Watching a dance floor filled with dancers who share a common passion for the creative art of dance excites him. Since the beginning of his quest of playing music for…

Andy Stein

Andy and his wife Olimpia have been hosting weekly Tango events at La Tangueria in Newport News since 2010. Andy has been DJing at his weekly Milonga at La Tangueria, One City Tango Marathon, Encuentro+, VMFA in Richmond, El Otro Beso in Baltimore, Slover Library in Norfolk and DanceSportVA in Virginia Beach. He organized two…