What does milonga actually mean?

People have many words for things. Take milonga as a example. It has milonga as the social dance where we dance tango. It has the specific meaning of a type of dance that is danced at tango where experienced dancers dance the double beat – sometimes very fast. Also another meaning is a the type of song where people can just wait and experienced the music meandering milongaesque to the soul.

In this type of song men dance with men. Women dance with women. The proposer and the follower are interchangeably and not limited by gender of who they are. In this song witness Enrique and Guillermo de Fazio dance milonga the way the best love to dance.

Need more? Come to tango…

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