Pecho – Milonguero – Apilado

BASIC  PATTERNS

INTERMEDIATE VARIATIONS

ADVANCED
FIGURES

1. El Basico Academico
(The Academic Basic)
A.

B.

C.
D.

El Cierre A La Derecha
(The Closing To The Right)
Salida Con Medio Ocho
(Exit with Half Eight)
En Contrapaso (In Counter Walk)
Salidas Cruzadas (Crossing Exits)
Mimosas Y Chiches
  (Pamperings and
     Toys)
2. Los Balanceos
(The Balancings)
A.
B.
C.
El Vaiven (The Seesaw)
El Bocadillo (The Little Bite)
La Oscilacion (The Oscillation)
El Arrepentimiento
  (The Change of
      Mind)
3. El Ocho Cortado
(The Cut Eight)
A.
B.
C.
El Ocho Quebrado (The Broken Eight)
El Contracortado (The Counter Cut)
El Puente (The Bridge)
La Lengua De Vibora)
  (The Viper’s Tongue)
4. El Doble Corte
(The Double Cut)
A.

B.
C

Las Cunas Por Detras
  (The Rocks From Behind)
Las Tres Cunas (The Three Rocks)
Las Sentaditas (The Little Sits)
El Intercambio
  (The Interchange)
5. El Cuadrado
(The Square)
A.

B.
C.

La Vuelta A La Derecha
  (The Turn To The Right)
El Pivote (The Pivot)
La Vueltita (The Little Turn)
El Fuego De
  Campamento
  (The Campfire)
6. La Corrida Cerrada
(The Closed Run)
A.
B.
C.
Corridas Afuera (Outside Runs)
El Entrecortado (The Intersecting)
Salida Cortita Con Correrias
  (Short Exit With Youthful Escapades)
La Reculada
  (The Recoiling)
7. La Contratrabada
(The Counter Lock)
A.
B.
C.
La Habanera (The Waltz Tango)
La Contrapuerta (The Counter Door)
El Contraizquierdo (The Counter Left)
La Randa
 (The Lace)
8. El Cambio De Rumbo
(The Change of Direction)
A.

B.
C.

La Culebra Con Traspie
  (The Grass Snake With Foot Slip)
La Chirivia (The Wagtail)
La Contraparada (The Counter Stop)
La Charnela
  (The Hinge)
9. La Resolucion Abierta
(The Open Resolution)
A.

B.
C.

La Abertura A La Derecha
  (The Opening To The Right)
El Revuelo (The Hover)
El Contrapivote (The Counter Pivot)
El Borracho
  (The Drunk)
Los Giros Academicos
(The Academic Turns)
A.
B.
C.
El Redoble (The Doubling)
El Medio Corte Vuelta (The Half Cut Turning)
El Destorcimiento (The Untwist)
El Compas De Corredera
  (The Running
     Compass)
11. Los Medio Giros
(The Half Turns)
A.
B.
C.
La Girandula (The Pinwheel)
La Revuelta (The Swift Turn)
Las Hamaquitas (The Little Hammocks)
La Mecedora
  (The Rocking Chair)
12. Los Giros Contigo
(The Half Turns)
A.

B.
C.

Las Vueltas En Redondo
  (The Turnings Around)
El Giro Retractado (The Retracted Turn)
El Giro Mordido (The Bitten Turn)
Los Brincos
  (The Leaps)

* Argentine Tango Syllabusses courtesy of Argentine Tango Masters Association

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