En Fuego: Voices and Guitars will feature Rodrigo y Gabriela and Mujeres de Agua featuring Javier Limon and Buika on August 12 and 13 at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.
In a celebration of the passion and rhythm of the guitar, this concert brings the Los Angeles Philharmonic together with the illustrious Mexican duo Rodrigo y Gabriela along with Spanish songstress Buika and flamenco singer/songwriter Javier Limón.
The Mujeres de Agua project is dedicated to Iranian singers and features music by Limon accompanied by musicians from Tunisia, Turkey and Lebanon. The musical influences range from flamenco and Spanish copla to fado, Greek folk music, Sephardic melodies and the sounds of the Middle East.
The Mujeres de Agua album includes extraordinary singers representing the diversity of Mediterranean music: Estrella Morente (Spain), Buika (Spain), Elefhteria Arvanitaki (Greece), Carmen Linares (Spain), Montse Cortés (Spain), Yasmín Levy (Israel), La Susi (Spain), la Shica (Spain), Aynur Dogan (Turkey), Sandra Carrasco (Spain) and Genara Cortés (Spain). Also featured in Mujeres de Agua is the great fado diva Mariza from Portugal.
Buy Mujeres de Agua
Rodrigo y Gabriela recordings available:
- In North America: Rodrigo y Gabriela, 11:11, Live in Japan
- In Europe: Rodrigo y Gabriela, 11:11, Live in Japan
Buika recordings available:
- In North America: El Ultimo Trago. Niña de Fuego, Mi Niña Lola, Buika, Mestizuo
- In Europe: El Ultimo Trago. Niña de Fuego, Mi Niña Lola, Buika, Mestizuo
August 12 and 13
More at www.hollywoodbowl.com
Author: World Music Central News Department
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