This is a fantastic and rare opportunity to meet and learn from one of the world’s leading Cajon players. Ramon has recorded with some of the best Flamenco artists of our time including Paco de Lucia, Tomatito, Duquende and Antonio Canales. He is in Sydney to perform with Concha Buika at City Recital Hall this coming Wednesday and has agreed to do a masterclass for us on Tuesday evening.
Reservations are necessary as places are limited. Please let me know asap and BEFORE MONDAY if you would like to come (apologies for short notice!!) by emailing me or calling me 0425 264 375. If you need a Cajon for the night, let me know.
When: this Tuesday 4 March
Time: 630pm – 8pm (Level 1 – open) 8- 9.30pm (Level 2 – some percussion experience)
Where: Los Carmonas Dance Studio, 248 Parramatta Road, Stanmore
Cost: $65 single session or $95 for both sessions
Payment: Cash (exact amount if possible please) to be paid to Ramon on the night
Son of the singer Ramón el Portugués and grandson of Porrina de Badajoz, Ramón grew up surrounded by flamenco. He took part in numerous recordings including Camarón’s, “Potro de Rabia y Miel” and Paco de Lucía’s “Zyryab”. He also toured with Joaquín Cortés, Antonio Canales, Gerardo Nuñez, Tomatito, Potito, Duquende and other great figures and companies of flamenco. His sound represents a new and open path in modern flamenco.