Farru (from June 17th to June 28th)
Second brother of the legendary Farruco family third generation, he is one of the most famous and well-considered flamenco dancers in the world. Of course, he is a regular star in the Farruco family’s shows but he was also the guest dancer in Paco de Lucía’s tours and has collaborated regularly as well with Tomatito’s sextet. As a producer, he has produced several shows such as Al Natural with great success all over the world, even collaborating with international music stars such as Beyoncé, Mark Anthony, Björk or Paulina Rubio.
In June we continue to count on the passion and the infinite art of Karime Amaya, niece-granddaughter of Carmen Amaya and a bailaora of consolidated international prestige. Her dance exudes strength and temperament and her art has already dazzled viewers and critics from around the world. Cities like New York, Tokyo, Alburquerque, Quito, New Mexico, Madrid or Mont-de-Marsan are just some of the places that have already fallen at their feet.
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.
Justo Fernández “El Tuto”
Juan Manzano El Coco
Antonio Campos “Bocaillo”
Son of the famous guitarist “El Nani”, he has played for the most famous flamenco artists, has been guitarist of the National Ballet of Spain and has also collaborated on numerous albums. He is currently working with Tablao Flamenco Cordobes Barcelona.
Young guitarist born in Barcelona in a family of flamenco artists, began his career at age 14. He has played for leading figures such as Montse Cortés or Farruquito and his career seems unstoppable.
A versatile guitarist, he is one of the most promising young flamenco guitar players in Barcelona. He has a great flamenco style and is now able to accompany all flamenco styles. Eugenio has already been recognized with several awards, among which we can highlight the second prize of the international competition of Hospitalet and also the first prize for the best accompaniment to cante por bulerías.
Antonio Campos “Bocaillo”
Born in Barcelona, in the neighborhood of Bon Pastor, he grew up as a child in a flamenco environment. He trained as a professional cantaor at Tablao Flamenco Cordobes, working with great artists, names like Karime Amaya, Susi, Pastora Galván, Jesús Carmona, Angelita Montoya, Guadiana, El Junco, Farru, Patricia Guerrero, José Maya, Alfonso Losa, Marcos Flowers, Olga Pericet or La Moneta. With the help of great singers to dance, such as Manuel Tañé, Antonio Villar, Rubio de Pruna or el Coco, he has just polished his talent.
Luis “El Granaíno”
Born into a family of artists from Granada, he began performing throughout Barcelona, his first tour was Azerbaijan with the company Tuto, Iván Alcalá and Juaquín el Duende, among others.
He has performed with artists such as Antonio Canales, Saray García and Rafael Amargo, Barullo and Farruquito in the Sala Apolo. He also collaborated with Duquende in the recording of the Kantata album.
He has a pure and gypsy style and is a specialist in Soleá, Seguiriya and Fandango.
Juan Manzano “Coco”
Natural of San Roc, he is probably one of the most flamenco voices in Barcelona. Authentic and with flamenco in its DNA. Add to it a prodigious voice, capable of a temperamental cante (sing), rich with evocative memories and overflowing naturalness. Juan is an entire flamenco institution in Barcelona and it does not stop surprising us year after year.
José Manuel Doya “El Zambullo”
“El Zambullo” is a young cantaor brought up in the Barcelona neighborhood of Verdum. With roots from Jerez and pure, gypsy and heart cante. With all the echo of Jerez and an excellent sound.Zambullo began to absorb flamenco as a child, at home. With only 15 years he formed a musical group with relatives and friends of the neighborhood and began to work in the tablaos of Barcelona, including Tablao Flamenco Cordobes, where he performed for years.
Cantaora born in Arcos de la Frontera (Cádiz), studied at the Cristina Heeren Foundation with José de la Tomasa, Paco Taranto and Esperanza Fernández. Fabiola has performed in festivals as important as the one in Berlin and the Flamenco Festival in Nimes (France).