DJ Charrua Tango
Rodrigo “DJ Charrua” Saraibe, originally from Uruguay, studied sound and light engineering in Buenos Aires in Argentina. Rodrigo has been working as a sound engineer, DJ, and stage manager since 1995, and has ample experience as a promoter of rock and Tango events and stage in Buenos Aires. He has worked in Miami for various local bands and TV shows as a music designer.
Rodrigo has resided in Chicago since 2002 where he has been working in the integration of audio and visual arts using his sound and light design skills. As a native Uruguayan, Rodrigo began discovering his origins by exploring tango music. His passion for Tango music has lead him to acquire an extensively impressive collection of music.
He has been DJ in some of the most prominent Tango Millongas in the US, including Chicago, Miami, Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Sacramento, Boston, NYC, Minneapolis, Detroit, St Louis, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Raleigh, Madison, Detroit, and Ann Arbor. He also played Festivals and Marathons of nationally renowned events such as the 2013 & 2014 US Tango Festival and Championship in San Francisco, the 2014 & 2105 Boston Marathon, the 2015 Chicago Tango week, the 2014 Shall We Dance Festival in NYC, and the 2015 Florida Tango Festival.
Rodrigo is scheduled in 2016 as the DJ for the Seattle Tango Marathon, The Louisville Tango Festival, and Chicago Tango Week.
And, don't miss Rodrigo's DJ Workshop!
History Of Tango Music, including Eras, Orchestra Styles, and Instrumental and Vocal Tangos, Milongas, and Valses
DJ Lab - Putting Theory into Practice
Milonga Structure - Creation and Distribution of Tandas
Date, Time, and other details will be posted soon.
Attendees will pay Rodrigo at the Workshop. There is no pre-registration for this event.