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Tomatito (ES) at Copenhagen Jazz Festival at Dr Koncerthuset, Koncertsalen


Dr Koncerthuset, Koncertsalen
Copenhagen Jazz Festival

Ørestads Boulevard 13
3520 6262


Sun, May 28, 2017

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José Fernández Torres, known as Tomatito (born Almería, 1958), is a Spanish flamenco guitarist. Having started his career accompanying famed flamenco singer Camarón de la Isla (with Paco de Lucía), he has made a number of collaborative albums and seven solo albums, two of which have won Latin Grammy Awards.

One of the best guitarists associated with the nuevo flamenco generation, Tomatito (born José Fernández Torres in Almería, Spain in 1958) grew up in a family of prestigious flamenco lineage, and at only 12 he had managed to impress none other than Paco de Lucía. Still in his teens, Tomatito began to accompany famous cantaores, such as Enrique Morente and La Susi, but he attained definitive flamenco stardom as the great El Camarón de la Isla’s guitarist of choice....

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JazzDanmark uploaded this event on October 5, 2016