THE 2018 NOMINEES & AWARDED

18 categories were presented, among them the Tango de Oro. 3 Honorifics were also awarded.
These were the nominees and the marked ones were the awarded:

Best Photographer

  Federico Paleo
     Ishka Michocka
     Michele Maccarrone

Best Attire

    Leandro Sanchez
     Miguel Mancera
     Roxana Vincelli

Best Shoes

     Comme il faut
    Neo Tango
     Odile

Best Show / Spectacle

     Dos, lo que se disuelve
     Esquina Carlos Gardel
    Thriller

Best Orchestra

    La Juan D’Arienzo
     Romantica Milonguera
     Solo Tango Orquesta

Best DJ

     Analia Del Giglio – La Rubia
     Horacio Godoy
     Jorge Vacca – Punto y Branca
    Marcelo Rojas

Best Milonga / Práctica

     Caricias
     La viruta
    Parakultural (Salon Canning)

Best School / Academy

     Boulder Tango Studio
    DNI Tango
     Leandro Palou Tango Academy
     Zotto Tango Academy

Best Organizer

     Angelo Grasso
    Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz
     Omar Viola

Best Festival

    CITA
     Mallorca Tango Festival
     Tango Torino Festival

Best Choreography

    Carolina Giannini & Mauro Caiazza
     Hugo Mastrolorenzo & Agustina Vignau

     Vanesa Villalba & Facundo Piñero

Best Improvisation

     Ariadna Naveira & Fernando Sanchez
    Chicho Frumboli & Juana Sepulveda
     Gustavo Naveira & Giselle Anne

Revelation of the Year

     Carolina Giannini & Mauro Caiazza
     German Ballejo & Magdalena Gutierrez
    Jonathan Saavedra & Clarisa Aragon
     Vanesa Villalba & Facundo Piñero

Master of the Year

    Fabian Salas
     Gustavo Naveira
     Olga Besio

Follower of the Year

    Ariadna Naveira
     Juana Sepulveda
     Lola Diaz

Leader of the Year

    Chicho Frumboli
     Federico Naveira
     Javier Rodriguez
     Octavio Fernandez
     Pancho Martinez Pey

Couple of the Year

     Ariadna Naveira & Fernando Sanchez
    Chicho Frumboli & Juana Sepulveda
     Christian Marquez & Virginia Gomez
     Sebastian Achaval & Roxana Suarez

Tango de Oro

     Guillermina Quiroga
    Gustavo Naveira
     Miguel Angel Zotto

Honoríficos

    Gloria & Eduardo Arquimbau
    Juan Carlos Copes
    Nito & Elba

BOARD OF JURORS

The panel consisted of 100 juries in all. Its members, in alphabetical order:

Adrián Veredice – Alejandra Gutty – Alejandra Hobert – Alejandra Mantiñán – Alexander Prischepov – Angel Montero – Aoniken Quiroga – Ariadna Naveira – Avik Basu – Carla Marano – Carlitos Espinoza – Carlos Copello – Carlos Vizzotto – Carolina Giannini – Carolina Zokalski – Cecilia Capello – Cecilia González – Mariano Chicho Frúmboli – Christian Márquez – Claudio González – Cristina Sosa – Daiana Guspero – Damián Rosenthal – Dana Frígoli – Daniel Nacucchio – Diego Amorín – Diego Di Falco – Eduardo Cappussi – Elba Sottile – Esteban Moreno – Fabián Peralta – Fabián Salas – Fabio Robles – Federico Naveira – Federico Paleo – Fernanda Ghi – Fernando Carrasco – Fernando Galera – Fernando Gracia – Fernando Sanchez – Fuentes  Fernández – Gastón Torelli – Gisela Nátoli – Guillermina Quiroga – Guillermo Monteleone – Gustavo Rosas – Javier Rodríguez – Jimena Hoeffner – Rodrigo Joe Corbata – Johana Copes – Johanna Jezernicki – Jorge Vacca Punto y Branca – Josefina Bermúdez – Juana Sepúlveda – Julio Balmaceda – Julio Bassán – Junior Cervila – Kicca Tommasi – Laura Legazcue – Lautaro Cappella – Leandro Palou – Leo Di Cocco – Lorena Ermocida – Lucila Cionci – Marcela Guevara – Marcelo Rojas – María Tsiatsiani – Mariana Flores – Mariela Sametband – Michele Maccarrone – Miguel Ángel Zotto – Moira Castellano – Nick Jones – Nicolas Cobos – Nito García – Noelia Barsi – Noelia Hurtado – Nora Olivera – Octavio Fernández – Olga Besio – Oliver Kolker – Pablo Inza – Pablo Pugliese – Pancho Martínez Pey – Paola Jean Jean – Paulo Bidart – Pepa Palazón – Roberto Herrera – Romina Levín – Rubén Véliz – Sabrina Masso – Sabrina Véliz – Sol Cerquídes – Soledad Larretapia – Susy Casalboni – Vagner Ferreira – Varo Pibe Rodolfini – Virginia Gómez – Virginia Pandolfi – Yael Szmule

WHEN & WHERE

The first edition of Premios Tango was held on March, 10th 2018 in Buenos Aires.
The ceremony took part during a private dinner held at the Abasto Hotel. Followed by an After Party Milonga open to the public with the great music of Los Reyes del Tango.

Premios Tango created and directed by Lola Díaz. Produced by Tangopal.

My gratitude and appreciation  to our #1 investor Fabián Salas. Special thanks to all my colleagues and Abasto Hotel for inspiring this idea.

Premios Tango is non-profit. All proceeds will be destined to the ceremony’s production.