ALEX KREBS – RENOWN RENAISSANCE TANGUERO

ALEX KREBS – RENOWN RENAISSANCE TANGUERO

Dec 13th, 2017

The first time I met Alex Krebs was about 10 years ago. I was searching for an Argentine Tango dance teacher. A Google search quickly turned up Alex and his all-tango dance studio in SE Portland, Tango Berretin, a funky, bohemian space complete with dance shoes glued on the ceiling, a mate gourd collection, and tango artwork. I took lessons, was hooked, and joined and stayed in the community ever since.

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Alex is hard to define. He not only does many things, but also does them very successfully. He is a musician and physicist by education, and an Argentine tango teacher by profession. He directs two accomplished bands — a 14-piece Balkan Brass Band, The Krebsic Orkestar, and a tango sextet. He has been featured in the New York Times, OPB, Oregonian and other major media outlets for his craft and also his community building achievements. He has performed with the Oregon Symphony, released 6 tango albums, and has tango instructional apps. Students of his have even gone on to become notable Tango teachers, DJs, and organizers.  So who is he?

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ROB WOODCOX – AWARDING WINNING FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHER

 

ROB WOODCOX – AWARDING WINNING FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHER

Sep 20th, 2017

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Launching Style Right has exposed me to many fellow artists around the country;  whom I often notice have unique taste in fashion. This has inspired me in what I do, which is why I decided to interview them and share their stories and successes, in the hopes of inspiring you.

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