The Teachers
We are happy to bring you high quality teachers to our first 2022 San Antonio Tango Festival.
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Ph.D. in Music Theory

(Musicality Class)

John Turci-Escobar


John Turci-Escobar has DJ’d in milongas, marathons, and festivals since 2009, and is honored and thrilled to participate in the first San Antonio Tango Festival (SATF).


He teaches at The University of Texas at Austin’s Butler School of Music, and holds a Ph.D in music theory from Yale University. John lectures and writes on tango music, dance, and culture. He grew up in Argentina and has strong family roots in Buenos Aires.


You can listen to John on “Up close with tango,” an episode of The Forum aired by the BBC World Service.

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