Flamenco Guitar Workshop with Roger Scannura
Mar 13, 2014, 4:30pm-6pm
Interested in learning flamenco guitar? Rogers Scannura is a professor at York University and he will be here to help you learn more about flamenco guitar. Bring your guitar.
Roger Scannura is an internationally recognized flamenco guitarist and a leading exponent of nuevo flamenco. He has been immersed in music since early childhood and mastered the techniques and nuances of flamenco guitar while in Spain for 12 years under the auspices of Pepe Habichuela and other gypsy masters. He has toured Europe and North America as a soloist and as a music director for several flamenco dance companies. He is also a founder of the acclaimed Toronto-based dance company Ritmo Flamenco. Scannura (with his group) has performed for prime ministers, dignitaries and an assortment of celebrities, including Russell Crowe and Sting. Scannura has recorded six CDs of original flamenco music encompassing both traditional and modern styles.
|Location:||Senior Common Room, 021 Winters College|
|Sponsor:||Office of the Master, Winters College|