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“As a choreographer, Garrido blends traditional aspects of flamenco — the rapid-fire footwork, the expressive curvature of the arms and extended fingers, with a sense of modern movement more akin to Martha Graham.” San Francisco Voice
Award-winning dancer and creative innovator Siudy Garrido delivers her latest masterpiece in the form of Flamenco Intimo, her contemporary vision of Flamenco dance. Offering majestic and vivid performances made even more spectacular with stunning costumes, the flamenco suite showcases brilliant original music by award-winning guitarist Jose Luis de la Paz in addition to compelling choreography and flamenco solos by the company and Siudy Garrido herself. A total of 11 artists will take the stage during each of these three sensational nights, including renowned award-winning composer Juan Parilla on flute and Adolfo Herrera on percussion, along with vocalists Manuel Gago and Ismael Fernandez.
“As the curtain fell, the audience returned the favor with a heartfelt and enthusiastic standing ovation”. Artsburst
COMPANY HISTORY. Siudy Garrido Flamenco Company contributes to the evolution of Flamenco art in America and presents a contemporary vision of Flamenco. Known for her collaborations with Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, as well as Flamenco stars Farruquito and Antonio Canales in a variety of productions that enrich new proposals offering thematic narratives. The company is comprised of eight flamenco ballet dancers and an ensemble of virtuoso musicians led by the artistic vision of dancer and choreographer, Siudy Garrido.
Founded by second generation flamenco dancer Siudy Garrido, the company is the evolution of its predecessor dance company which was founded in Caracas, Venezuela in 2000 and relocated to North Miami in 2015 where it transitioned to a non-profit certified company. From this humble location the company has been able to reach wonderful and prestigious stages in the nation, including artistic icon The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Place Das Arts in Montreal, Forum Imperial in Acapulco, Mexico, and the Benedict Tent in Aspen, Colorado among others. As well as, participated in festivals such as The North Sea Curaçao Jazz Festival and Philanthropic summit in Palma Mallorca, Spain – Play for Good. In the past had co-presented productions with the Teatro Teresa Carreño in Caracas, Venezuela and as of late becoming an arts partner with the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami.
“Garrido is a brilliant soloist with a vibrant company” - Los Angeles Times
SIUDY GARRIDO, is one of today’s most impressive beauties in the Flamenco dance scene. She has been hailed not only by fans, but also by media around the world. “Mesmerizing,” “first-class,” “perfection,” and “a queen” are among the media’s descriptions of celebrated dancer Siudy Garrido. Today, she is recognized as a barrier-breaking artist, swirling traditional and contemporary techniques into a brand of flamenco that’s entirely her own. Siudy Garrido is also an award-winning choreographer and artistic director known for her contemporary approach to Flamenco, Garrido has collaborated with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, maestro Gustavo Dudamel and flamenco stars such as Farruquito and Antonio Canales. Has also collaborated with the Pittsburgh Opera, Simon Bolivar Orchestra, Aspen Chamber Orchestra, Des Moines Symphony orchestra and Miami Symphony MISO. Siudy Garrido continues with a mission to contribute to globalize flamenco.
JOSE LUIS DE LA PAZ, is an award-winning guitarist, composer, virtuoso, and performer, whose original compositions range from the most traditional to the most experimental forms of Flamenco music. His deep knowledge of tradition combined with his passion for research and his contemporary approach to Flamenco music makes José Luis one of the most powerful guitarists today. From 2012 to the present, maestro Jose Luis de la Paz has collaborated with Siudy Garrido Flamenco Company as a composer and performer, creating original music for the shows such as Entre Mundos, Flamenco Intimo, Bailaora, and Amor Brujo. Jose Luis was musical director and composer of the Cristina Hoyos Ballet for a decade and has accompanied renowned Flamenco singers and dancers such as: Carmen Linares, Jose Mercé, Arcángel, Argentina Lopez, Manolo Marin, Antonio Canales, Farruquito, Concha Buika, Belen Maya, and Siudy Garrido, among others.
JUAN PARRILLA (COMPOSER/MUSICAL DIRECTOR/FLUTE) renowned award winning composer. Born in Jerez de la Frontera next to Cádiz, Spain in 1968. He grew up in a family of flamenco artists and musicians. Studied flute at the Jerez Conservatory and at the Madrid Music Conservatory. In his professional career he has been responsible for composing, arranging and directing the music for world renowned flamenco star Joaquín Cortes. Touring the world through the most prestigious theaters. In addition, he has composed the music for productions for the Antonio Canales Company, Aída Gómez, Rafael Amargo and Farruquito, among others. He has participated in different capacities from composing to arranging a series of records including: Diego el Cigala: “Entre Vareta y Canasta”; Soul, Live at The Royal Albert Hall; Robi Draco Rosa: “Mad Love”; Jose Mercé: “Desnudando el Alma” “Hondas Raíces” "Pa' Saber de tu Querer”; Ketama “La Pipa de Kiff”; Pitingo: "Cambio de Tercio" ; Manolo Sanlucar: “Ocho Monumentos Andaluces”; Carmen Linares: “La Luna en el Río”, among others.
Today Juan Fernandez Gálvez is a professor at the New Music School and Higher Studies of Flamenco at the School of New Arts in Madrid. He also offers seminars at conservatories such as, Atócha Conservatory in Madrid, J. Villantoro Conservatory in Jerez and Jopman Conservatory in Málaga. He also currently holds a seat on the Board of Directors of SGAE – the international spanish entity in charge of all music publishing and licensing.