The month of August begins in Barcelona with the start of a show of international standing. Between 1 and 15 August, Tablao Flamenco Cordobes brings together the best flamenco in Barcelona with the dancers El Carpeta and El Tete. Invited artists will be the dancer Sara Barrero and the singer Davinia Jaén. The singing will also feature Manuel de la Nina, El Coco and Luis de la Fefa, while on guitar the show will feature David Cerreduela, Israel Cerreduela and El Tuto. The best Flamenco in Barcelona in August.
Manuel Fernández, El Carpeta, is part of the renowned Los Farruco family of dancers. Under the influence of his grandfather, the great Farruco, and his older brothers Farruquito and Farru, Carpeta is one of the most important and renowned young dancers in the world. In his artistic career, El Carpeta has participated in shows and festivals in Spain and in important cities around the world such as Mexico City, Bogota, San Francisco, Washington and Rio de Janeiro among others.
Sara Barrero, a regular dancer in Tablao Flamenco Cordobes, began her career at the age of 16. She has danced in numerous national and international festivals such as the flamenco festivals of Paris, Marseille, Lyon and Nimes in France or the US Flamenco Festival among many others and has shared the stage with renowned artists such as Belén Maya, Fernando Terremoto or Eva La Yerbabuena. It should be noted that in the Festival Jóvenes Valores of the city of L’Hospitalet, rising as the first prize Carmen Amaya.
Ricardo Fernández, “El Tete”, is a young bailaor born in 2000 in the bosom of a gypsy family (he is the younger brother of the bailaor Miguel Fernández “El Yiyo”), despite his youth he has earned a place in the field of flamenco dancing. The strength and elegance of Ricardo Fernández’s dance is taking him to the top. “El Tete” shows great artistic maturity in his performances, in which he has always been surrounded by great flamenco artists. In recent years “El Tete” has already performed as a resident in flamenco halls and festivals. Among the references and influences that Ricardo Fernández has grown up with are Joaquín Cortés, José Maya, Farruquito and his brother “El Yiyo”.
Ricardo Fernández El Tete
Justo Fernández “El Tuto”
Juan Manzano El Coco
Manuel de la Nina
Son of the famous guitarist “El Nani”, he has played for the most famous flamenco artists, he has been guitarist of the National Ballet of Spain and has also collaborated in numerous albums. He is currently working with Tablao Flamenco Cordobes Barcelona. At 14 he began his professional career accompanying no less than Lola Flores and Merche Esmeralda. Later he joined the company of Antonio Canales in the works of Torero or Gitano.
Young guitarist born in Barcelona in the bosom of a family of flamenco artists, he began his career at the age of 14. He has played for outstanding figures such as Montse Cortés or Farruquito and his career seems unstoppable.
Israel Cerreduela has worked with prestigious artists such as Antonio Canales, Sara Baras and Enrique Morente, among others. He was born in the flamenco quarter of Cañoroto in Madrid as well as other flamenco artists such as David El Viejín, Gerónimo, La Excepción…
Davinia Jaén is a cantaora born into a family of flamenco fans. The cantaora began her career with 14 years in Jerez in numerous tablaos and peñas of the city. Over the years she has grown professionally performing in numerous festivals and tablaos such as Tablao Flamenco Cordobes, El Flamenco de Tokio, Los Gallos de Sevilla or Las Tablas in Madrid. He was also part of the Spanish ballet performing in countries such as USA, Russia, Israel, Mexico, China, Turkey and Brazil among others. In 2014 he forms part of the project “Eterno Camarón”.
Juan Manzano “El Coco” Born in San Roc, he is probably one of the most flamenco voices in Barcelona. Authentic and with flamenco in his DNA. He also has a prodigious voice, capable of a temperamental singing, rich in evocative memories and an overflowing naturalness. Juan is a flamenco institution in Barcelona and never ceases to surprise us year after year.
Manuel de la Nina
He made his debut in 2001 at the age of 8 at the Bienal de Sevilla at the Teatro López de Vega. At the beginning of his career as a soloist he performed in different venues in Jerez such as Peña Pepe Alconchel, Peña de la Bulería , Peña Tío José de Paula or Peña el Pescaero. In 2017 he released an album called Pasaje together with colleagues such as Rafael del Zambo, Enrique Remache and Fernando del Morao, with the special participation of Diego del Morao and Manuel Parrilla. He also performed in great theatres such as the Teatro Villamarta in Jerez, the Gran Teatro de Málaga and the Teatro Fibes in Seville.
Luis Fernández is a flamenco singer born in Barcelona in 1990. From an early age he began to feel flamenco and at the age of 4 he began to sing with his uncle Juaneke. At the age of 14 he began to sing professionally and from the age of 18 to work in flamenco tablaos.