International Festival Live Tango (Festival Internacional "Viva el Tango")

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Country and Region UruguayMontevideo
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay
Festival Contact Information

Festival International Viva el Tango
Joventango-Mercado de la Abundancia
San José 1312
Montevideo, Uruguay
Phone/Fax: (598) 2-901-55-61

Festival Description

The International Festival Live Tango, whose first edition was in 1987, has drawn artists and bands from as far away as Argentina, Chile, Finland, France, Uruguay and Venezuela. Apart from the Tango shows, it includes conferences and a traditional competition of tango musicians called “Agustin Carlevaro”. The event is organized by the City Council of Montevideo, the University of the Republic and the Argentine Embassy.

Festival Dates October 8 - 17, 2010
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  • Festival Viva el tango arranca en Montevideo
    (El Universal, October 3, 2009)


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