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Roots of tango
The « boom » of tango in the 40’s
Tango’s dark ages
Tango’s wonderful revival
Milonga : a former argentinian dance looking like the polka and also influenced by african rhythms. Also synonym of tango ballroom.
Candombe : black percussion music from Uruguay and Argentina.
Porteno, portena : from Buenos Aires.
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