8th Annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival Presents Gema Moneo, Rising Star of Gyspy Flamenco Dance
Gema Moneo is from the legendary Moneo clan of Gypsy flamenco singers and guitarists in Jerez de la Frontera. Niece of the famed singer El Torta, she joined Farruquito's company at the age of 18 and has appeared with him all over Spain and at festivals including the 2010 Bienal de Flamenco in Sevilla.
Gema will be joined on stage with a group of musicians/dancers from Jerez de la Frontera, Spain including singer Joaquín Marín Flores "El Quini" and guitarist Jose Gálvez "El Duende."
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Gema Monea will also appear at the Thrust Stage, Berkeley Repertory Theater on Sat, Sept.5, and Kuumbwa Jazz Center in Santa Cruz on Sunday, Sep 6.