Time: June 20, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Casa Flamenca Albuquerque in old town.
Street: 401 Rio Grande
City/Town: alquerque, NM 87104
Website or Map: http://www.casaflamenca.org
Event Type: flamenco, cante, workshop
Organized By: Casa Flamenca
Latest Activity: Jun 11
Canataora Kina Mendez from Jerez de la Frontera, Spain will be teachingCasa Flamenca Albuquerque, NM on June 20th. This class is por bulerias fiesta and it will be a super fun and cool class.
Reserve your spot today!
$40advanced $45 day of workshop
Pay for workshop online www.casaflamenca.org
You can reserve and pay your here @ Casa Flamenca or go to our website www.casaflamenca.org
Kina Mendez was born in the clan of the Mendez , gypsy artists from Jerez de la Frontera. Immersed in the flamenco tradition , she started singing under the influence of her aunt , the legendary flamenco singer La Paquera de Jerez.
His professional career began at the famous Seville Tablao " Los Gallos " later joining the company of Manuel Morao , which opened the doors to work with the famous dancer Mario Maya, also made his artistic career in international productions touring with Sevillian dramatist Salvador Távoras in " Carmen ", " Carmina Burana " and " Don Juan " . Acting and also at festivals such as Fiesta de la Bulería in Jerez de la Frontera , Kina being a prominente artist at the prestigios XIV Festival de Jerez in 2010 in "Los conciertos de Palacio" and La Biennal flamenco Sevilla , sharing the stage with renowned flamenco artists as Manuel Agujetas , El Grilo and Macanita .
Kina was a to featured performance on " Zahara Flamenco Al Andaluz " Cowell Theater in San Francisco in 2010 and was also an guest artist in the Flamenka Week Festival of Los Angeles in the Irvine Barclay Theater in 2011 for " Caminos Flamencos." of the Artistic/Choreografer/Dancer Yaelisa Caminos.
Kina was also a to featured performance at the " Tributo a los flamencos de la Bodega "( Spagetti Factory) and has contributed in various collaborations for " Teatro Flamenco " ( Flamenco Art 45 years ) and for the prestigios dancer " La Tania " (Despertar es un color) 2012 .
Being an artist claimed for international festivals such as " Alburquerque " 2012 , and flamenco festival of "Houston" 2013 and festival 2014 of Caminos Flamencos in Yooshi's with the famous flamenco singer Juan Carrasco Soto and the great flamenco dancer David Paniagua and for the incredible Juan Siddi Company
Under the collaboration of " Gypsy Festival " área bayarea San Francisco (CA ) has worked with talented Kina important artists like Jerez guitarist Diego del Morao at the Brava Theater in San Francisco in 2011 as well as in 2012 / 2013 with the great lady gypsy Dancing Concha Vargas and the amazing artist Miguel Funi with the guitarist Juan del Gastor and David Serva and for the company of amazing and talented dancer Juan Siddi since the summer of 2012 .
One of the great achievements of Kina was to pay tribute to her aunt " Paquera de Jerez" , a historic concert uniting many guitarists Bay Area and other artists in his particular vision of flamenco and various musical projects in record collaborations.
His debut recording " From Seville to Jerez " , was released in 2009 and is currently finishing a flamenco fusion.