Film Screening & Live Performance
In Memory of Paco de Lucía: The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance is pleased to present the US premiere of the music documentary, ‘Guitarra de Palo, directed by Andrea Zapata-Girau and co-produced by Andrea Zapata-Girau and Anton Jimenez, with live performances by some of today’s leading flamenco players, including trumpeter/percussionist Jerry Gonzalez, guitarist Antón Jiménez, flutist Jorge Pardo, blues-flamenco guitarist Raimundo Amador, bass player Javier Colina, percussionist Israel Suárez “Piraña”, flamenco singer Rafita Jiménez and flamenco dancer David Paniagua. This not-to-be-missed film is highlighted by its stunning cinematography and sound design, the work of Goya Winner’s (Spain’s Academy Awards) Pelayo Gutiérrez and Nacho Royo-Villanova.
April 4 & 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm at Peter Norton Symphony Space
New York – 2537 Broadway at 95th Street
*There will be a pre-performance discussion moderated by Ned Sublette on Friday, April 4th at 7:00 pm.
Symphony Space Members: $15
For tickets go to: www.symphoyspace.org, call 212.864.5400 or visit the box office
The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance’s 2014 Symphony Space season is supported by National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs