The 20th edition of the Flamenco Biennial will expand to new venues in Seville such as Factoría Cultural-Polígono Sur a place where flamenco is a natural experience.
Each Saturday, September 8, 15, 22 and 29, at noon, the series “De la mano de… (Guided by…) will take place. This is one of the great novelties this year, a project that pursues the discovery of new artists sponsored by three well known artists, each one of them from the three disciplines of flamenco jondo art (guitar, dance and song). These great artists are acclaimed guitarist Gerardo Núñez, celebrated dancer Farruquito and renowned cantaor (singer) José Valencia.
Guided by José Valencia… will introduce singer Ismael de la Rosa “El Bola; Farruquito will present Antonio Amaya “El Petete”; and Gerardo Núñez will introduce guitarist Álvaro Martinete.
The series will close on Saturday 29 with the show “3,000 Descendants”.
More about the Flamenco Biennial at www.labienal.com
Author: World Music Central News Department
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