Dave Chesler Tangos to WTJU, Feb 15

Charlottesville Tango instructor Dave Tesler will stop by WTJU this Wednesday afternoon, February 15, at 1 (est) to chat with Radio Tropicale host Lori Sallade about the popular Argentinian dance.  He may also bring along a few of his favorite recordings typically heard with the Tango.Charlottesville Tango

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