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Martha and David Wells, Argentine Tango Instructors

Striving to spread the passion and Artistry of Argentine Tango in Oklahoma City


Mentored by Argentine Tango masters Hugo Patyn and Celina Rotundo of Buenos Aires and George and Jairelbhi Furlong in Dallas, Texas, Martha and David Wells strive to spread the beauty and passion of Argentine Tango in Oklahoma City. Taking a traditional approach, they emphasize and enforce good technique and musicality. They have performed at local Oklahoma events such as the Downtown Festival of the Arts, Plaza District Festival, OSU in Stillwater’s Miss Hispanic Pageant 2012, St. Baldrick’s Cancer Fundraiser, YMCA’s International Wine Tasting in Midtown,  and various other private and public events. Recently, David and Martha have been a part of the 2016 Argentine Tango production "Shades of Tango" in Dallas with principal dancers and choreographers Hugo Patyn and Celina Rotundo, and George and Jairelbhi Furlong. They also won 1st Place and Highest score overall in the Argentine Tango Division at The Match 2016 Dance Competition. 

Martha and David have also taken master workshops with Fernanda Ghi and Guillermo Merlo at their Dallas, Texas intensive in 2016, and with Miriam Larici and Leonardo Barrionuevo, Gabriel Misse and Analia Centurion,Mayte Valdes and Carlos Barrionuevo, Amy Lincoln and Santiago Croce, Jorge Torres and Maria Blanco, and  Nito and Elba in the Las Vegas Red Carpet  Tango Festival.