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Celebrating 1 year of a very succesfull “Taller de Cante y Compas”.
Gracias Gabriel!

Cante y Compas Workshop with Gabriel Osuna

Next Worskhops:

Sunday January 10th @ 1:30pm
Sunday January 24th @ 1:30pm

Class Description:
Understand and analize distinct musical forms of flamenco (palos)
Learn and understand compas
Beginning Cante to understand flamenco dance

Fee:$28.00 single class per person or 2 classes for $50.00. (check or cash only)

Gabriel Lautaro Osuna: born to a family of artists and musicians in northern New Mexico he was exposed to accomplished guitarists at a young age and has continued to study the art of flamenco guitar with respected masters both in the U.S. and abroad. El Viejin, Pedro Cuadra, Ramon Jimenez, Rafael Habichuela, El Entri, Juan Maya Marote and Miguel Angel Cortez are some of his most influential mentors. Gabriel has collaborated with various musical artists throughout the world including performances at the “World Expo” in Hannover Germany and at the “Saint Florent Middle Eastern Music Festival” outside of Paris. He has performed extensively in theater presentations and in “Tablaos” (small flamenco cabarets) including a season at the gypsy caves in Granada. In New Mexico he has accompanied singer Vicente Griego and the great Chuscales as well as teaching at the “Festival Flamenco Internacional” in Albuquerque New Mexico. He currently resides and performs regularly in the Los Angeles area with the muscial group “Encuentro”.

Claudia de la Cruz Flamenco Institute
CSUF Grand Central Art Center
125 N. Broadway (lower level)
Santa Ana, CA 92701

To secure your place for workshop call: 949-667-1OLE
Drop-ins are welcome!