Tango Music Institute

students playing stringed instruments


Tuition is due in full at the time of registration. Additional credit card and processing fees will be applied. If you prefer to pay by check, click "Show other payment options" beneath the "Order Now" button on the registration page. We will refund 100 percent for cancellation requests received by May 1, 2014. We will be unable to honor refund requests after that date.

Institute highlights

Ensemble rehearsals, group lessons and sectionals, specialty workshops on tango performance practice, performance opportunities, lectures and discussions on tango music and history, jam sessions, film screenings, and more.

Session dates

June 22–29, 2014


Includes materials, living in residential college, and meals: $1,200. Participants are responsible for transportation to and from the institute.

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If you have questions about the registration process or the institute, please send us an email (reedtangoinstitute@reed.edu) or call 503/517-4024. A limited amount of financial aid is available, but the application period for financial aid has now closed.


Room options include singles and doubles. Most doubles are divided doubles—two rooms separated by a wall or door, allowing each guest a private working and sleeping area.

All residence halls have social rooms, shared restrooms, and full or partial kitchens. Internet connection is available through the room's phone line. Each room has a bed, desk and chair, a dresser, and a closet or wardrobe. Linens are provided and include a pillow and pillow case, two sheets, a blanket, a top sheet, two towels, two washcloths, soap, a cup, and paper towels. Emergency linens and toiletry items can be checked out from the conference host. We recommend guests bring hangers and a clock. Guests may rent fans during their stay; air conditioning is not available in all residence halls. Rentable items are subject to availability.

Each residence hall is secured by swipe card access, and each room has key entry. Pets are not allowed.

Check in for residence halls begins at 2pm on Sunday, June 22. Check out is Sunday, June 29 by 10:30am. Early check-in on Saturday, June 21, is by special arrangement only.

Join us this year!
June 22-29, 2014

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