A Second Opinion: Spain and the Guitar–Essentially Inseparable!

A Second Opinion: Spain and the Guitar–Essentially Inseparable! »

31 Jan, 2020
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Round about 40 years ago I arrived in Spain as a young thing, enamored of the guitar and Flamenco music. I had been fiddling around with the guitar since my teen years, and never quite got the hang of it, but carrying around a guitar got me into some circles of people who were more expert than I. I love the guitar too much to murder it with my unprofessional playing. Well, after all my experiences with the guitar in Spain, where the heart and soul of this iconic musical instrument will always be, I gave away my original guitar.

THE FIESTAS OF THE VIRGIN OF PALOMA: ¡UNA Y OTRA VEZ!

THE FIESTAS OF THE VIRGIN OF PALOMA: ¡UNA Y OTRA VEZ! »

9 Aug, 2017
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"The essence of Madrid is captured in the annual feast of the Virgin of la Paloma; the combination of culture, history, passion, and pride epitomizes what it means to experience coming here. Joining this celebration, I was no longer an outsider, but just another Madrileña ready to join the party"

STATESIDE STORIES: Music Moments, Then and Now, in Spain and in America

STATESIDE STORIES: Music Moments, Then and Now, in Spain and in America »

7 Mar, 2014
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Nobody can take the reader from the chotis, so popular in Spain since the 19th century, to “American Idol” in the States today like Ms Foran can !

FIESTA DE LA VIRGEN DE LA PALOMA

FIESTA DE LA VIRGEN DE LA PALOMA »

25 Aug, 2013
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A Vibrant Street Party With Religious Flavour By Louisa Baczor

 

As the sun sets the party livens up and swelling crowds fill