Arte Eterno "Flamenco En Vivo" at the Columbia City Theater
Sevilla-born cantaor Jesus Montoya returns to the Columbia City Theatre for another night of flamenco. Jesus will be joined by guitarists Gerardo Alcala and Tyson Kikuo as well as dancer Savannah Fuentes.
. Born in Sevilla into the one of the oldest Gypsy families, Jesus has began singing as a small child. By the age of 7 he had earned the name " El Rey Del Fandangos Grande" within his community and by the age of 9 he had started his professional singing career. At the age of 13 he was already touring with various professional companies.
He has been the featured singer for legendary dancers such as Fernanda Romero, Isabel Vargas, Andres Marin, Pepe Rios, La Cipri & Manuela Salazar, Juan Ogalla, Alejandro Granados, Isabel Lopez, Omayra Amaya, Ciro, Joaquin Ruiz, Esrella Moreno, La Truco, Carmela Greco, Pepa Montes, Manolete, Jose Galvan and many more.
Now a true master of the flamenco arts, Jesús is a man of overwhelming integrity who sets a paramount high standard both in self expectation and in those who work with him. In addition to his Spanish and European touring credentials, he has toured tirelessly with major flamenco companies throughout the United States and Canada to sold out audiences including; Jose Greco, Maria Benitez, La Tania, and Yaelisa & Caminos Flamencos. He collaborates with the best guitarists in United States such Chuscales, Pedro Cortes, Jason McGuire, Roberto Castellon, Ricardo Marlow, and Jose Tanaka.
In addition to being the one most respected and sought after touring flamenco singers in the United States, he continues to perform with his own flamenco company, "Pureza Flamenca", widely known for putting on some of the greatest and most exciting flamenco shows worldwide. This award winning 11 member company of distinguished flamenco artists is nothing less than brilliant.
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