Embodying the unmistakeable Jerez style of flamenco guitar playing, PACO LARA presents the flamenco guitar in all its authenticity, culture and artistry. Acclaimed Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco Lara presents his new album “ THE ANDALUSIAN GUITAR “ which includes some of the finest musicians from Spain and Australia .
A flamenco performance with interpretations of some of the greatest guitar classics of all time, performed with the characteristic and unmistakeable sound (“toque”) of Jerez de la Frontera (Spain). Classic pieces from Paco de Lucia, Al Di Meola, Chick Corea, John Williams or Joaquin Rodrigo amongst others with a mesmerising and distinctive flamenco style, where the guitar is the protagonist.
THIS IS AN EXPERIENCE NOT TO BE MISSED! You will be transported to Southern Spain captivated by the sound of his guitar.
Paco Lara has a professional career of more than 30 years playing alongside some of the best artists in Spain. He has toured internationally alongside Maestro Paco Cepero (one of flamenco’s most legendary guitarists and composers), Mercedes Ruiz (dancer), Isabel Pantoja, etc…
Paco Lara has also been at the vanguard of Flamenco Fusion with hugely successful groups such as El Barrio and Los Delinquentes.
Apart from his skill as a formidable soloist, Paco is also revered for his ability as an accompanist in the specialised world of flamenco singing (cante); having recorded and performed for years with flamenco’s most significant singers including: Beni de Cádiz, Juan Moneo “El Torta”, El Capullo de Jerez, La Macanita, Remedios Amaya, Jose de los Camarones, etc…
Featuring Carlito Akam (second guitar). Byron Mark (piano & percussion), Deya Miranda (Dance).
Paco Lara “The Andalusian Guitar”
Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 7 PM – 10 PM
Marvell Hall – Byron Bay, Tickets Online