February 10, 2018, 8:00 pm at Long Center , 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX
The Long Center and Austin Classical Guitar present an evening with Carlos Pinana, Saturday, February 10 in Dell Hall.
Pasion! Carlos Pinana and his troupe of authentic flamenco masters journey here from southern Spain to bring us a thrilling display of intense rhythm and soulful song. We're pulling out all of the stops to make this an unforgettable evening at the Long Center. Austin to Andalucia at the speed of sight and sound!
Carlos Pinana belongs to a family of great flamenco tradition--he is the grandson of Antonio Pinana (father), patriarch of the "cantes mineros" and his father is the well-known guitarist Antonio Pinana (son). Carlos lived and breathed flamenco since childhood. His first guitar teacher was his father Antonio Pinana, who contributed from the start to Carlos' development as a guitarist. Currently Carlos combines his work as a performer with his activity as a professor of Flamenco Guitar at the Music Conservatory of Murcia. He is also the Artistic Director of the Murcia International Guitar Festival.