Robert Browning Associates and Lotus Music & Dance present
Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 8:00 pm
Gypsy Flamenco Guitar
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue (at 3rd Ave), Downtown Brooklyn
One of Spain’s leading flamenco guitarists, Antón Jiménez will be making a rare New York solo appearance. Born into a Gypsy family, he is related to the great guitar figures Ramon Montoya and Mario Escudero. His extensive credits include accompanying singer Diego El Cigala and dancer Joaquín Cortés, performing in Carlos Saura’s Flamenco, and composing music for Rafael Amargo. Lola Greco and Rocío Molina. In recent years, he co-directed, composed original music and performed with the Guitarra de Palo film and concert project that united renowned musicians of flamenco and jazz. In this program, he will be accompanied by La Conja on palmas (hand clapping).
With the support of the Consulate General of Spain in New York