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Guitars From Spain with José Antonio Rodríguez and Twanguero.
June 1, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - June 2, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
A journey to the heart of music: one of the world’s leading flamenco guitarists of this generation, award-winning JOSÉ ANTONIO RODRÍGUEZ, joins forces with Latin Grammy® Award winning Spanish guitarist/vocalist/composer TWANGUERO for an unforgettable evening this SAT JUNE 1st, 9PM in eclectic Corazon Performing Arts Topanga Canyon!
GUITARS FROM SPAIN is not just another concert, it is a journey to the heart of music thanks to two of the best guitarists of this century’s Spanish music scene. The flavor of contemporary flamenco by the fabulous Andalusian maestro JOSE ANTONIO RODRIGUEZ with the acclaimed Mediterranean guitarist TWANGUERO to immerse us in a musical experience that overflows with soul and charm. An unforgettable experience for all culture, talent and music lovers.
JOSÉ ANTONIO RODRÍGUEZ
is a remarkable guitar player acclaimed for his powerful and evocative renditions of modern contemporary flamenco. He has performed in international music festivals sharing the stage with the greatest musicians from around the world Paco de Lucía, Chick Corea, Al Di Meola, Astor Piazzola, Alejandro Sanz, Joan Báez, George Benson, Arturo Sandoval, John McLaughlin, Herman Rarebell (Scorpions), Don Doken, Bobby Kimball (TOTO), and John Parr among others. Featured in Carlos Saura’s movie FLAMENCO. Special guest artist for the Latin Grammy® Person of the Year’s tribute to Alejandro Sanz (2017).Featured speaker in the prestigious cycle of TEDx Talks(2016).
Latin Grammy® Award winning Spanish guitarist/vocalist/composer TWANGUERO (Diego Garcia) is onsidered “one of the best guitarists in the world”. Twanguero’s music combines Flamenco / Rock / Jazz / World and his signature “Latin Twang” sound. The “fire-breathing guitar hero” as he was dubbed by the US press, launched his successful solo career after years of accompanying Latin music giants such as Bunbury, Calamaro, El Cigala, and others.
Twanguero is a Cosmica recording artist celebrating his newest CD, ELECTRIC SUNSET. His solo project, BACKROADS, VOL. 1, won the 2018 Spanish Independent Music Award for Best World Album. He has achieved other major accomplishments in the last few years: memorable albums such as PACHUCO and ARGENTINE SONGBOOK. “Pachuco” refers to a particular old school subculture of Latino Americans from the 1930’s – the 1950’s associated with zoot suites, and vibrant, flamboyant nightlife.
Twanguero has toured Spain, Mexico, America from South to North and other parts of the world, receiving excellent reviews and in the process has become an International Gibson and Bigsby artist/ambassador.