Maria la Serrana, dromenjager

INVITAD@ – MARLIES JANSEN – Flamencojournalist Marlies Jansen vertelt over Maria la Serrana, de Nederlandse flamencodanseres die haar voeten stevig in Andalusië heeft geplant.
Maria komt november 2022 met de tour ‘Flamencamente, Maria la Serrana’ in gezelschap van topartiesten uit Sevilla weer naar de lage landen. Bekijk de agenda voor de data.
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Flamenco weer live te genieten

Langzaam maar heel zeker komen de live events en workshops weer op gang. Zo kan je deze week naar El Pub Flamenco in Den Haag en zondag naar de eerste editie van de nieuwe concertserie ‘Flamenco Festival Rotterdam presenteert’ in Rotterdam. Vanaf volgende week zijn er ook weer verschillende workshops dansworkshops van docenten uit Spanje. […]

Festival de Jerez 2021: bridging the distance

Festival de Jerez is the annual feast of flamenco for aficionados across the globe. How were we to know that last years edition that wrapped up on the 7th of March 2020, marked the end of an era? Thankfully the organization had the courage to set up a festival in these uncertain times. After all these months of keeping our distance, Jerez will move a little bit closer with digital performances and live streamings shows. […]

Online flamenco beats lock-down – Yota Baron

INVITAD@ – YOTA BARON – Flamenco teacher, singer and event organizer Yota Baron lives in Amsterdam. When she flew to her native Greece to visit her son the beginning of March 2020, she packed light. Never could she imagine this short trip would turn into such a long stay. Locked-down far away from where she operates she remembered the power of improvisation and built an online platform for enjoying and making flamenco from home: iamflamenco. […]

Petitie voor het openen van de dansstudio’s

“Dansen is van vitaal belang voor de mentale en fysieke gezondheid van jong tot oud” zo begint de tekst van de petitie waarin de Nederlandse overheid gevraagd wordt de dansscholen weer te openen. De petitie is opgesteld door verschillende dansscholen, verenigd in Stichting Dansondernemers Nederland. Lees de tekst en teken deze petitie.

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Flamenco Biënnale NL 2021: Far from the maddening crowd

It was all about dance this last weekend of the online edition of the Flamenco Biënnale NL 2021. Four artists: Rocío Molina, Andres Marín, Ana Morales and Vanesa Aibar brought an insight into their newest creations via the sublime video registrations made by Félix Vázquez. A big privilege we could enjoy from the maddening crowd, in the privacy of our own homes. Read the reviews by Susanne Zellinger.

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Review: Daniel García Diego Trio

REVIEW – On Sunday evening, the live stream of the Flamenco Biënnale NL brought the second concert of the double bill ‘The Art of the Jazz Flamenco Trio’ to our homes through live streaming video and again there was no end to the delights. Although my flamenco friends said with some disappointment that they had looked for flamenco in vain.

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Review: Trio Caminero Cafe Berlin

REVIEW – Flamenco Biënnale Nederland opened yesterday with the first part of a Double Bill streamed live from the famous Café Berlin in Madrid. Trio Caminero showcased their adaptation for double bass of the greatest pieces most famous solo pieces for guitar by the great masters. Read this review by Susanne Zellinger: about the opening of musical worlds.

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Caminero Trio foto Clara Ares

Pablo Martín Caminero: The creation of the flamenco double bass

FLAMENCO BIËNNALE NL – The Dutch Flamenco Festival brings two weeks of free live flamenco streams from Sevilla and Madrid to your home. The opening show ‘Al Toque’ will feature double bass player Pablo Martín Caminero. Susanne Zellinger interviewed him. About pandemic relaxation, the connection between flamenco and jazz and how to improvise.

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In beeld: Tevana feat. Karen Lugo & Arturo Ramón

CROSSOVERPROJECT – Flamenco is als kunstvorm altijd op zoek naar verbinding. Duo Tevana, pianist Ingvo Clauder en percussionist Claudio Spieler, staat voor een mix van pop, jazz, fusion en wereldmuziek. Eind november ging het tweetal in TivoliVredenburg de dialoog aan met flamencogitarist Arturo Ramón en flamencodanseres Karen Lugo. Bekijk de foto’s van Marjon Broeks.

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In Beeld: ‘Hasta la Peiñeta’

PROTESTPROJECT – Fotoproject ‘Hasta la Peiñeta’ van Antonio Montoya als protest tegen het stilleggen van de flamencokunst. Al meer dan 2000 artiesten deden mee. Aficionados in Nederland en België zijn welkom om hun inzending aan de collectie toe te voegen. Bekijk de prachtige foto’s. […]

New: Magazine Flamenco Divino

Flamenco Divino is the first flamenco magazine that truly gives credit to the international character of this global art. It is trilingual (German, English and Spanish) and has stories by experts, aficionados and artists. The editorial team is headed by Susanne Zellinger, former Editor-In-Chief of the German magazine ‘Anda’ and a well-known presenter at the big flamenco festivals. Magazine Flamenco Divino will be available from January 2020.  […]