DORANTES - the flamenco piano jewelry

24 
October
 - 21:00h

This show is part of Lisbon Flamenco Festival, which in turn, is part of Mostra España 2019.

Dorantes is born in Seville and belongs to one of the legendary gypsy families in the history of flamenco. He studies at the Superior Conservatory of Music of Seville, being the artist who introduced the piano in flamenco.
In 1998 he composes the emblematic "Orobroy", considered a flamenco classic, for which he receives the Demófilo Prize, the revelation artist of the Machado Foundation, and the National Prize of Specialized Critique Flamenco Hoy, for best instrumental album of the year.
At the end of 2017 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the public artistic career “El Tiempo por Testigo,” for which he is appointed Seville International Cultural Ambassador. This album includes 10 works, 7 upgrades and versions of themes that have marked his career. It shows the maturation of his work over the years. It also presents 3 unpublished themes, in search of new sounds.