5-6pm Curious About Flamenco? Interactive talk
Join flamenco dancer and music graduate Sarah Chambers for this interactive talk where she will introduce three of the traditional flamenco song forms with a chance to try the intricate palmas (clapping). Supported by Glenn Sharp and Sergio Garcia. Don’t miss this introduction to southern Spanish culture, language and music with an insight into the breathtaking rhythms and sentiments of flamenco.
Register for the talk here: https://www.didsburyartsfestival.org/what-s-on/50-espiritu-flamenco-talk/registration
7-8pm Flamenco Show
Glenn Sharp (guitarist), Sergio Garcia (singer) and Sarah Chambers (dancer) present a flamenco performance of improvised traditional flamenco songs. These will include the styles presented at the ‘Curious about Flamenco?’ talk, above. From serious to light-hearted musical forms, with pounding rhythms to accompany the haunting melodies, a taste of Andalucia.
Tickets for the show available here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/espiritu-flamenco-tickets-60414735099