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New York Guitar Festival: Los Sonidos de España/The Sounds of Spain

05/18/18 through 05/19/18

Brookfield Place

230 Vesey St Map

212-978-1698


18-05-2018 12:00:00 19-05-2018 12:00:00 America/New_York New York Guitar Festival: Los Sonidos de España/The Sounds of Spain The New York Guitar Festival and Arts Brookfield present two days of performances devoted entirely to classical and flamenco Spanish guitar music at Brookfield Place. PROGRAM: Friday, May 18 12:30PM Adam del Monte, with special guests Sonia Olla and Ismael Fernández Known for the introspective lyricism of his classical guitar style as well as the exuberant spontaneity of his flamenco repertoire, Adam del Monte delights and moves audiences with his mastery of both art forms. Joining del Monte for his afternoon program will be the flamenco dancer and choreographer Sonia Olla (described by the New York Times as “a furnace of earthy sensuality”) and her partner, the Seville-born cantadore Ismael Fernández. Friday, May 18 7:30PM Pepe Romero Classical guitar legend and Festival friend Pepe Romero returns to the NYGF for the first time since 2014. Romero will focus on flamenco guitar, bringing with him a to-be-announced roster of special guests, singers, and dancers. Saturday, May 19 12:30PM Marija Temo Triple threat Marija Temo does it all: she sings, dances, and fiercely plays flamenco guitar. Praised for her formidable chops, Temo plays a guitar specifically tailored to the nuances of both classical and flamenco; she co-designed this unique instrument with luthier Tom Rodriguez. Saturday, May 19 7:30PM Sharon Isbin, with guest artist Romero Lubambo New York Guitar Festival proudly welcomes back Sharon Isbin, whose performance last year was a major highlight of the 2017 Festival. This time, Isbin’s program will feature a combination of solos and duos with her guest, the Brazilian jazz guitarist Romero Lubambo. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=297730 Brookfield Place Brookfield Place

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The New York Guitar Festival and Arts Brookfield present two days of performances devoted entirely to classical and flamenco Spanish guitar music at Brookfield Place.

PROGRAM:

Friday, May 18 12:30PM Adam del Monte, with special guests Sonia Olla and Ismael Fernández

Known for the introspective lyricism of his classical guitar style as well as the exuberant spontaneity of his flamenco repertoire, Adam del Monte delights and moves audiences with his mastery of both art forms. Joining del Monte for his afternoon program will be the flamenco dancer and choreographer Sonia Olla (described by the New York Times as “a furnace of earthy sensuality”) and her partner, the Seville-born cantadore Ismael Fernández.

Friday, May 18 7:30PM Pepe Romero

Classical guitar legend and Festival friend Pepe Romero returns to the NYGF for the first time since 2014. Romero will focus on flamenco guitar, bringing with him a to-be-announced roster of special guests, singers, and dancers.

Saturday, May 19 12:30PM Marija Temo

Triple threat Marija Temo does it all: she sings, dances, and fiercely plays flamenco guitar. Praised for her formidable chops, Temo plays a guitar specifically tailored to the nuances of both classical and flamenco; she co-designed this unique instrument with luthier Tom Rodriguez.

Saturday, May 19 7:30PM Sharon Isbin, with guest artist Romero Lubambo

New York Guitar Festival proudly welcomes back Sharon Isbin, whose performance last year was a major highlight of the 2017 Festival. This time, Isbin’s program will feature a combination of solos and duos with her guest, the Brazilian jazz guitarist Romero Lubambo.

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