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Spanish Guitar Drinks Reception Arundel Sussex

By Tomás

Magical experience playing the guitar for an event just outside of Arundel. The setting gave perfect acoustics and a beautiful landscape. It was a barn is like a chapel that has been converted to be used for events. I played under the arches so to speak, surrounded by stone walls but with one side open […]

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Tunbridge Wells Spanish Guitar Private Party

By Tomás

What lovely people! From the moment I arrived they could not do enough for me. They had already set up a very sensible playing area for me in their beautifully designed garden. They wanted me to be comfortable. Their caterers Paella Fella kindly provided exceptionally good tapas (try the cigar shaped tapas; they are delicious […]

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El Cafe Shipston-on-Stour Live Music but Maybe Never again

By Tomás

I have played twice at El Cafe in Shipston-on-Stour but it looks like I am never going to play there again. Here is the story: There has been a complaint from one neighbour who is not at all pleased with the noise. More about that later! The first time I played there it was gentle […]

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Hispania Restaurant London Spanish Guitar Private Party

By Tomás

I was very pleased to be contracted to play a mixture of Spanish Classical Compositions and Flamenco pieces for a private party held at the Hispania Spanish Restaurant in London. I had prepared a very varied selection, each piece with its own characteristics and mood. I imagined that people would like Asturias by Albeniz and […]

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Spanish Guitar at Private Party Colchester Essex

By Tomás

A totally magical experience playing a selection of flamenco guitar solos and Spanish classical pieces for very appreciative hosts and guests at the special birthday party for the Spanish hostess. Both the hostess and the host frequently listen to, know about and love Spanish guitar playing. Knowing this confirmed to me that I would be […]

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Flamenco Dance Workshops for Schools

By Tomás

Typical Flamenco Dance Workshop There is no set formula because each organisation has their own timetable and their own idea about what would be the most appropriate content for their members. Here are just a few examples of how previous flamenco dance workshops were delivered. Here are some suggested guidelines that iI hope will be […]

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El Bar De Tapas Stevenage Flamenco Dance and Guitar Show

By Tomás

Recently I had the pleasure of performing together with the inspiring dancer Rocio at El Bar De Tapas Stevenage. The wonderfully hospitable management had set up a wooden board for flamenco footwork at the entrance to their bar de tapas on the pedestrian walk. To our left were a team of chefs cooking various paellas […]

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Spanish Night Fortescue Arms Billingborough

By Tomás

Together with flamenco singer and dancer Yasmin, I performed for the Spanish night at the Forescue Arms, Billingborough. This was our second engagement at Fortescue Arms and so we were very much looking forward to it. The setting is ideal. They have a courtyard which is very similar to a Spanish patio. The day had […]

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R.I.P Esteban Antonio Flamenco Guitarist

By Tomás

The flamenco guitarist Esteban Antonio passed away some months ago. I receive this news with sadness. I knew Esteban Antonio very well when we were in our twenties. He was studying at the Royal College of Music and I was teaching flamenco guitar at the Spanish Guitar Centre in London. When I first met him […]

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Retirement Village Flamenco Dance and Guitar Show

By Tomás

About two weeks ago I had the pleasure of performing a flamenco show together with the charismatic flamenco dancer Samantha. Samantha has a skill for detecting the mood and performing to that mood and so she selected wonderful dances that clearly gave so much pleasure to our audience. She also accompanied me with castanets and […]

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