Cadencia: Surfing on the Waves of the Music

Reading Simba Tango’s blog post on cadencia prompted me to start collecting quotes from various sources that describe this elusive yet essential phenomenon. Although cadencia is a Spanish word drawn from Argentine tango culture, I believe it can be applied to all dances. I first heard the term cadencia in my 2008 interview with Alex Krebs. Here is how he described it: Part […] Read more…

The Complete Interview with Alex Krebs, Part 2: Musicality

Since posting an article about my interview with Alex Krebs at Tangofest in 2008, I have received several requests to publish the fully transcribed interview. It is finally here in two parts (due to length). Revisiting this interview was a great experience; Alex is an excellent dancer, musician, instructor, and thinker with a great perspective […] Read more…

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