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Archangel takes flamenco to Teatro de la Zarzuela

Archangel

Archangel It is not only, and for years, one of the most important singers, but also a composer who revolutionized the genre with each of his works. In its echo and its way of understanding flamenco, coexist naturally a deep understanding and respect root jondo with an unceasing interest in finding new development paths for flamenco. With the same concern and the same respect, Archangel arrives at Teatro de la Zarzuela, will be next Tuesday, 30 from January, at 20h00, to discover, Likewise, a new look of the Spanish lyric genre: a genre that never left the singing of the people and always has been enriched. On stage he will be accompanied by Dani de Morón guitar, Augustine Diassera on percussion and vocals and palms of Antonio and Manuel Montes "Los Mellis".

La Zarzuela again become the temple of flamenco, heritage of our most rooted culture, as it did in the past with a poetry rendered guitar Paco de Lucia or to the public and the inimitable voice of Enrique Morente only feeling. As stated categorically writer and journalist Elvira Lindo: "This is pure art".

Archangel (Huelva, 1977), It takes being a reference name in flamenco practically since he started as a professional singer around 15 year old. In its echo and its way of understanding flamenco coexist naturally a deep understanding and respect root jondo with an unceasing interest in finding new development paths for flamenco: It is in this delicate and beautiful line (often quoted, so rarely heard or even intuited) separating tradition and avant-garde design where the art resides cantaor.

Composer and revitalizing the genre Archangel has received awards on numerous occasions critics and audiences having participated in the most important and main stages of our geography.. Its international tour includes such prestigious theaters and festivals as Carnegie Hall (NY), Teatro Real and Auditorio Nacional de Música (Madrid), Gulbenkian Foundation (Lisboa) Flamenco Biennials of Rome and the Netherlands and French benchmark festivals Aix-en-Provence, Mont de Marsan are the South in Arles.

Their record is five solo works Archangel ( 2001 ) The street Perdía ( 2004 ) Ropavieja ( 2007 ) Quixote dreams (2011 ) and Tablao ( 2015 ). It is relevant to mention the album performed with Fhami Alqhai Accademia del Piacere and ” The twists and turns” ( 2013 ).

The list of his contributions to choral project serves as an example that perfectly illustrates the versatility of the singer: Israel Galván, Cristina Hoyos, Eva Yerbabuena, Vicente Amigo or Star Morente.El world-renowned composer Mauricio Sotelo in contemporary music, who performs the performance of the play The Public ( García Lorca ) in a production for the Royal Theater it has been one of his top aides since 2001. And with the new Bulgarian Voices choir , Who will edit together
his next album East of Cante soon, It shows its interest in finding a personal way of expression.

In concert Teatro de la Zarzuela Archangel will play songs from their works published so far and also classical flamenco. Archangel will be accompanied by Dani de Morón guitar, Augustine Diassera percussion and "Los Mellis" the palms and choirs.