Bringing all the excitement, energy and emotional depth of authentic traditional Flamenco straight from Spain to Ireland, the brilliant guitarist John Walsh will present a performance of classic Flamenco palos (song forms) as well as some of his own instrumental compositions for guitar.
John is one of Ireland’s leading Flamenco guitarist, and has performed at a number of prestigious Flamenco festivals and venues in Spain. He has also composed music for the National Ballet of Ireland, Riverdance and Michael Rooney’s ‘De Cuellar Suite’ amongst others. Joining John will be number guest musicians who will add an exotic flavour to the evening’s musical programme.
Accompanying John this evening will be Maria Delgado, an exceptional traditional Flamenco singer from a family of Flamenco artists stretching back generations. Maria hails from the city of Algeciras, home of the legendary guitarist Paco de Lucia.