Given the magnitude of the health challenges facing our country and the world, and the safety risks that the festival would have presented, we had no other choice but to cancel the 2020 Che Bandoneon International Competition and the Stowe Tango Music Festival this August.

Join us for the virtual events!

As for your 2020 festival pass, you may take the following actions at your convenience by contacting us at

  • Donate the value of your credit as a tax-deductible contribution. Your generous support during this difficult time helps the festival strong and keep providing tango music and education.
  • Use your credit towards the 2021 Festival Pass.
  • Request a full refund to your original method of payment by June 1st. After June 1, your 2020 pass will be converted to a credit toward the 2021 Festival Pass.

We appreciate your understanding and patience and wish you good health. We look forward to welcoming you back to 2021!

Live Performance and Scenes from Stowe Tango Music Festival

Live Performance and Scenes from Stowe Tango Music Festival Join the 2019 Stowe Tango Music Festival this August! Visit for more info

Posted by Stowe Tango Music Festival on Thursday, March 9, 2017

The Stowe Tango Music Festival is the premier tango music festival in the United States, noted both for its unique series of performances and its high level of musical training.

2019 Festival's highlights:

  • Top Tango Dance Performers and Teachers – Hugo Patyn & Celina Rotundo, Yaisuri Salamanca & John Hernan, Ana Padron & Diego Blaco
  • Invitation of Guest Tango Legends from Argentina - Bandoneon legend Nestor Marconi, pianist Pablo Estigarribia and violinist Humberto Ridolfi
  • The Stowe Tango Music Festival Orchestra – 30 piece tango orchestra comprised of an extraordinary group of selected students from all over the globe and world-class artists including guest tango legends from Argentina.
  • The Che Bandoneon International Competition

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