Led by ARIA nominated Flamenco guitarist Damian Wright, the acclaimed modern flamenco ensemble Bandaluzia present a spectacular performance that showcases contemporary flamenco dance and music whilst displaying the essential characteristics of the flamenco tradition.
Bandaluzia are renowned for their powerful performances, unique sound and explosive displays of dazzling musicianship and virtuosity that have made them a hit at festivals and theatres across Australia. The last time they were in Bathurst in 2012 they received a rousing standing ovation at the Festival Club for the Inland Sea of Sound.
Dance Australia Magazine's "Most Outstanding Dancer of 2013" and co- winner of "Best Dance Show" at The Adelaide Fringe 2014 Jessica Statham (flamenco dance)
Rosalie Cocchiaro (flamenco dance) who, living in Madrid for 10 years, has performed in many of Madrid’s most premier Tablaos (flamenco venues), including Cafe de Chinitas and Torres Bermejas.
On guitars & mandolin Freedman fellowship winner and National Jazz Awards finalist Ben Hauptmann (Katie Noonan, Gurrumul, Lior, etc.) & brilliant percussionist James Hauptmann (James Morrison, Vince Jones, Bluejuice, etc.).
Bandaluzia are revered for their ability to mix elements of other genres into their performances, the rich harmonies of Jazz, the exotic melodies of the Orient and the infectious rhythms of South America. An experience that ignites the senses with the grace of Flamenco.
“Bandaluzia is winning high praise for its unique Australian interpretation of the powerful music and dance form…. with their thrilling blend of passion and virtuosity” Gabrielle Wilder, SMH.
Pre Order Cheese Plates:
$16 cheese plate for 2 with a selection of 3 Australian hard & soft cheeses.
Orders close Wednesday 6 July 2022.