Giselle Tacon and Pablo Nelson Piliu – Zurich tango space

A young Argentinian couple, performing regularly around Europe with the Tango Rouge Dancing Company, teaching at the Corazon al Sur Tango Club of Neri Piliu and Yanina Quinones in Salerno, dancing and teaching at various festivals around Italy.

Both Giselle and Pablo Nelson grew up in the world of tango. Giselle started dancing at the milongas at the age of 8 and at 12 she began competing in the couple with Sebastian Jimenez (Tango Salon World Champion 2010), winning the prestigious “Los bonaerenses” competition, dedicated to young talents who wish to enter the world of professional dancers. This victory inspired her to study classical and contemporary dances.

Pablo Nelson Piliu inherited the love of tango from his grandparents and took the first tango steps with his uncle Angel Piliu. From age 21 he devoted himself to tango and began to study with great dedication at the school of Carlos y Rosa Perez together with Carolina Quinones, his dance partner of the time. Together they participated in various charity shows and won a scholarship to study tango in Italy.

In 2015, Giselle Mariel Tacon and Pablo Nelson Piliu begin a new journey together as a professional tango couple, studying with such masters as Natalia Games and Gabriel Angio, Graciela Gonzales, Lorena Ermocida, Natacha Poberaj, Carlos Rivarola, Carlos and Rosa Perez, Daniel Nacucchio and Cristina Sosa, Ines Muzzopapa.

Together they competed and became prize winners at several tango competitions in Buenos Aires and performed at such milongas as “Maldita”, and “Milonga Amapola”.