HOUSE CONCERT SERIES AT NO3 TUDOR STREET (formerly Unorthodox Church Of Groove & Black Malabar). SUNDAY APRIL 28TH. 7PM. PACO LARA (Spain) & DAMIAN WRIGHT (Aus) + special guest flamenco dancer JESSICA STATHAM. Tix on sale now through: https://www.trybooking.com/BBOTS.
Acclaimed flamenco guitarist PACO LARA from Jerez de la frontera, Spain, together with ARIA nominated flamenco guitarist DAMIAN WRIGHT presenting a performance of spectacular flamenco guitar music as well as music by Chick Corea, Joaquin Rodrigo & more.
Embodying the unmistakeable Jerez style of flamenco guitar playing, PACO LARA presents the flamenco guitar in all it’s authenticity, culture and artistry. Apart from his skill as a formidable soloist Paco is also revered for his ability as an acompaniest in the specialised world of flamenco singing (cante) and (dance), where he has performed with Flamenco’s most significant artists including Beni de Cádiz, Juan Moneo “El Torta”, Miguel Flores “El Capullo de Jerez”, Tomasa Guerrero “La Macanita”, Mercedes Ruiz, participating in prestigious festival programs including Bienal de Sevilla (Spain), Casa de la Música, Moscow (Russia) etc…
In 2014 DAMIAN WRIGHT was invited to perform as a SOLO artist at The Rajasthan International Folk Festival, INDIA and in 2016 performed at The Shanghai Fringe Festival, CHINA. Damian's flamenco ensemble BANDALUZIA were invited to perform at the biannual Adelaide International Guitar Festival curated by Slava Grigoryan and performed to a sold out Sydney Opera House Concert Hall as part of TEDX Sydney 2014.
"Damian Wright is a brilliant flamenco guitarist...Wright showed what a captivating solo player he is on his own "In Time", and elsewhere his articulation of complex lines was fluid and dripping with conviction" - John Shand, Sydney Morning Herald.
Special guest flamenco dancer JESSICA STATHAM: Dance Australia Magazine's "Most Outstanding Dancer of 2013" and co- winner of "Best Dance Show" at The Adelaide Fringe.
Doors open at 6:30pm
Show starts at 7pm
Not a licensed venue. BYO nibbles and drinks.
Venue: 3 tudor Street (cnr Tudor and Hunter streets)