New Haven Flamenco Band 1

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New Haven Flamenco Band 1

This New Haven Flamenco Band is the premier Flamenco fusion group in the United States. Established in 1994, the ensemble often performs with Jose De Santos, the talented Flamenco singer from Valencia, Spain. The ensemble also performs with guest Flamenco dancers and other musicians from Spain and the United States.

Hailed as "the best of classical Flamenco brought to modern standards" (Rootsworld.com), "a hidden treasure of the Flamenco world in the Americas...superb musicianship.." (Flamenco Connection), and "simply brilliant" (Flamenco Buzz.com) this outstanding musical group represents the best of contemporary Flamenco music, song, and dance.

New Haven Flamenco Band albums

The New Haven Flamenco Band has released three albums of original Flamenco music and song, all on the PIRAM Records label. The group has been featured in major international music festivals and clubs including the International Festival of Arts and Ideas, the Regattabar Spring 2005 Jazz Festival, and the OpSail 2000 Festival. In July 2005, the ensemble toured Spain under the auspices of the United States Embassy in Spain and performed at the inauguration of the new U.S. Ambassador to Spain (at the Embassy in Madrid) as well as at the prestigious club El Savor in Salamanca.

This New Haven Flamenco Band has been featured in National Public Radio (NPR United States) and Radio Nacional Española (RNE Spain) interviews in the radio shows "All Things Considered," "The Faith Middletown Show," and "La hora de America." The group's music is featured in several documentary films including "Puerto Rican Passages" (CONNECTICUT Public Television) and "Nuyoricans" (WNET-Thirteen/PBS).

New Haven Flamenco Band performances

The ensemble has performed with internationally-renowned and Grammy Award winners the-late Celia Cruz and Danny Rivera. This New Haven Flamenco Band has also performed with some of the best Flamenco artists from Spain and the United States including Domingo Alvarado, Luis Vargas, Dionisia Garcia, Dominico Caro, Jose De Santos, Alfonso Mogaburo, Arturo Martinez, Gisele Saad-Revollar, Carlitos Revollar, David Castellanos, Fernando De Malaga, Melinda Marquez, and Chica Mori.

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City New Haven New York City
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3 responses to “New Haven Flamenco Band 1”

  1. Flamenco Buzz says:

    Simply brilliant! – Flamenco Buzz.com

  2. Flamenco Connection says:

    A hidden treasure of Flamenco in the Americas…superb musicianship – Flamenco Connection

  3. Rootsworld says:

    The best of classical Flamenco brought to modern standards – Rootsworld.com

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