Tango Seminar

The Consulate General of the Argentine Republic in Hong Kong and Macau SAR would like to invite you to participate in one of the major events of the 2018 Argentina Festival - a Tango Seminar followed by a Concert in Hong Kong from 19th to 25th November 2018, aiming to form a Tango orchestra in Asia.

who is this for

String players, professional or amateur*, of the:


shall study with Maestro Diego Lerendegui

The two classic instruments used in tango:

Bandoneon (any level is welcomed)Piano*

will be directed by Maestro Nicolás Enrich

* a level equivalent to ABRSM grade 8 is highly encouraged

the teachers

violinist/ composer/ arranger & musical director profile pdf
teacher for all string instruments

musical director of Avellaneda Tango Orchestra (current)aurthor of book Tango for DummiesMember of many classical and tango orchestras: Orquesta Estable del Teatro Colón, Orquesta Sinfónica de Radio Nacional, Centro de Divulgación Musical, Orquesta Sinfónica de Avellaneda, Orquesta Osvaldo Pugliese, Color Tango Orchestra etc., from 1983 to 2007

Bandoneonist profile pdf
teacher for all keyboard instruments

Bandoneonist of one of the most popular and prominent orchestra in Argentina: National Orchestra of Argentine music Juan de Dios FilibertoPerformed Astor Piazzolla's "Concerto de Nacar" together with San Martin's Symphony Orchestra.Performed Astor Piazzolla's "Punta del Este Suite" with the Lanus' National UniversityPerformed Astor Piazzolla's symphonic works as a soloist with The Philharmonic Orchestra of Mendoza and the Qingdao Symphony Orchestra (China).


5-day intensive programme from Nov 19 to Nov 23, with each day addressing a specific Style and theme:

Take a listen via the links below:

The full programme is available for download

seminar location

Rm 41, UG/f, Kwan Yick Building Phase 1, 430 Des Voeux Road West, Sai Wan, Hong Kong
(google map)
Directions: MTR Exit B2, HKU Station, Island Line (3 mins walk)


On Nov 25th, after the 5-day programme, capable and dedicated students will be invited to perform at the concert with the two maestros and professional musicians.

Tickets ($350, $250 & $200) available at Urbtix

"Tango Apasionado 熱●探戈" is the only concert series in Hong Kong that is dedicated to performing and promoting the music of The Tango. Take a look at the series' previous performances here.

concert location

JC Cube, Taikwun, 10 Hollywood Rd, Central, Hong Kong
(google map)

Note: recommended to use the Bauhinia House Gate on Arbuthnot Road


DATES: 19-23 November 2018 (5 days)TIMES & FEES: see table belowWHAT: programme & the teachersWHERE: locationTO ENROLL: fill out this simple formTO PAY: Once you have filled-out the form, our staff will contact you with payment information.

Capable and dedicated students
will be invited to participate and perform with our teachers and professional musicians at the concert on 25 Nov 2018, entitled
"Tango Apasionado 3: Música de los maestros"


Students are highly encouraged to attend the first session as it introduces many of the fundamentals


Students may mix & match the morning or evening session, as long as the majority of sessions attended are the ones originally paid for.

enrollment form

Photos from 2018 seminar & concert