Flamenco is a great entertainment option for any event where you wish to add excitement and passion. Flamenco creates an unforgettable impression with its vivacious energy, dazzling footwork and musical virtuosity.
Juan de Marias, one of Canada's most respected, versatile and authentic Flamenco artists, leads the group Mimbre Flamenco, offering choices of entertainment from a romantic / classical / Spanish solo guitar for ambiance, to spectacular music, song and dance Flamenco shows.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Born in Barcelona, Spain, Juan trained in classical and flamenco guitar with renowned teachers in Barcelona, Madrid and Jerez.
A consummate performer, he has worked as a soloist, accompanist and arranger with numerous artists in flamenco, jazz, Latin-American folklore and Eastern music, performing in Spain, UK, Chile and Canada and US. His music has been performed in the prestigious Palau de la Musica in Barcelona.
A Canada Council award supported professional research and study in flamenco guitar and cante (singing) in Southern Spain, inspiring his first album 'Mimbre'. In 2013 Juan moved to Victoria, BC, where he teaches and performs regularly with members of "Alma de España Flamenco School".
No special requirements. Artist brings his own sound system.