Riverside Theatres Presents
THE ANDALUSIAN GUITAR
“Magnificently entertaining. Such musicians are rare in this country.” – City News
“The music, beyond being exceptionally well played, is always pretty and eminently approachable – a quality compounded by the choice of repertoire.” – John Shand, The Sydney Morning Herald
The virtuoso Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco Lara, who boasts of a distinguished career in Europe and Australia of more than 30 years, launches his album The Andalusian Guitar – featuring some of the finest musicians from Spain and Australia.
With successes at the Sydney Opera House and the Adelaide Guitar Festival in 2021, the maestro himself and his amazing ensemble can assure you that this is an experience not to be missed!
Embodying the unmistakable Jerez style of flamenco guitar playing, Paco Lara presents flamenco guitar in all its authenticity, culture, and artistry. Expect impressive articulation with musical elegance and imagination.
Interpretations of themes from The Andalusian Guitar and some of the greatest guitar classics of all time from composers including Paco de Lucía, John Williams, Joaquín Rodrigo, Chick Corea, will be performed with the characteristic and unmistakable sound (“toque”) of Jerez (Spain).
You will be transported to Southern Spain captivated by the sound of his guitar, flamenco dance and his musicians.