Chuscales "Forever in My Heart" 3rd Annual Flamenco Holiday Concert 2013
Whether versed in flamenco traditions or not, audiences find Chuscales' music at once touching and exotic, his presence is engaging and his skill as a guitarist, simply astounding. Chuscales, a world-renowned Flamenco guitarist of legendary technical and musical prowess, will be joined by a fascinating group of flamenco artists, Mina Fajardo (dancer & Choreographer), Vicente Griego (singer), Juan Siddi (dancer), Janira Cordova (Dancer), Alejandrdo Valle(Percussionist) and Michael Kott(Cellist).
Created by SantaFeFlamenco
Holiday Concert 2013!!!!! Chuscales@El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe
Michael Kott - is a cellist and composer who has worked with artists such as Mark O'Connor, Robert Mirabal, Peter Buffett, and Victor Wooten - writing two of the songs on Victor's Grammy nominated album Yin Yang....
Vicente Griego “El Cartucho” from Dixon/Embudo, New Mexico has devoted his life to the study of cante flamenco, the art of flamenco singing. In 1992, Vicente began touring the US, Canada and Latin America, with the Jose Greco II Flamenco Dance Company, where he was mentored by Caño Roto singer, Alfonso “Veneno” of Madrid, Spain....
Flamenco Dancer, Choreographer and Teacher Mina Valle Fajardo, "Mina" has received extensive training in flamenco, Escuela bolero, jazz, Tap and ballet. Mina has received flamenco training in Spain from El Guito, Carmera Greco, Ciro, La Tati, La China, Alejandro Granados, Yolanda Heredia, Eva La Yerbabuena, Andres Marin, Joaquin Ruiz and Keiko Issiki....
"Chuscales" This was the name given to Jose Valle Fajardo by his Grandfather. Since then, the name Chusco has come to describe a guitarist of consummate skill and a profound understanding of the Flamenco traditions....
Juan Siddi Aivar is at the helm, creating and maintaining a strong presence for flamenco in the United States. Recently received the 2011 Mayor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts, Santa Fe, NM, where he has his Flamenco Theatre Company based and teaches/choreographes flamenco dance....
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