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EL AMIR

Flamenco Guitar Virtuoso

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EL AMIR
- Global Music Awards & Latin Grammy nominee. -

“Gold Fingers, one of the Top Flamenco stylists of his generation"

David Mead – Guitarist Magazine

 

“EL AMIR prevails as Paco de Lucia’s successor”

Libertad Digital - Yésica Sánchez

 

El Amir is the great promoter and a driving force of the music with Mediterranean and Flamenco emotion. He is a soulful musician, a melting pot of cultures and races, with an enormous creativity contributing to world harmony.

 

He's featured on the new James Bond 007 “No Time to Die” soundtrack, composed by renowned Hollywood film composer Hans Zimmer. He's also been the Guitar Soloist in “The World of Hans Zimmer” world tour.

 

El Amir is a German-Spanish multi-ethnic musician, a multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, musical director, producer and maestro. Worldwide he is the only flamenco guitarists of his level capable to play many other different music styles and string instruments with mastery and virtuosity.

El Amir is considered to be one of the top flamenco concert guitarists of the new generation from Spain.

 

Along his extensive career he has been collaborating, recording and performing with the most acclaimed artists of various music genres such as: Hans Zimmer, Radio Tarifa, Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller, Guy Laliberté (Cirque du Soleil), Rory Kaplan (Michael Jackson), Juno Reactor (Matrix), Kroke (Steven Spielberg), Lisa Gerard (Dead can Dance), Maria Dolores Pradera, Joaquin Sabina, Gavin Greenaway, Lisa Gerrard (Dead Can Dance), Radio Symphonic Orchestra Vienna, Miguel Poveda, José Mercé,  ...

ANDALUSIAN NIGHTS
flamenco guitar show

A unique concert with an innovative concept. A show that takes you on a journey through ancestral sounds and emotions.

 

The total fusion of Mediterranean music, the cradle of the culture that begins in the East and ends in the West.

 

El Amir leads the audience through a variety of different music styles exposing his large musical influences. Arabic electric oud, Turkish saz, Greek bouzouki, flamenco guitar and electric guitar come together on stage to blend traditional art with modern elements.

With looping and effect pedals he creates many sound layers and plays on top of them. Emotions and sound-atmospheres are shaped wisely and carefully into musical landscapes reflecting the evolution of the Mediterranean culture.

FROM EAST TO WEST
multi-instrumental show

A musical journey through the most characteristic flamenco styles.

 

El Amir delights the audience with his virtuosity, creativity and musical mastery.

A powerful flamenco concert full of touching melodies, amazing sounds and deep emotions brought together in his personal style.

El Amir performs his personal compositions with an impeccable technique, rhythm and a deep knowledge about the essence of flamenco.

The concert’s repertoire is based on his 3 solo flamenco albums: “Pasando por Tabernas”, “9 Guitarras” and “Andalucía”.

CNN Documentary: El Amir

CNN Documentary: El Amir
CNN Documentary: El Amir

CNN Documentary: El Amir

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EL AMIR - “Mission Impossible 2” by Hans Zimmer - Hollywood in Vienna 2018

EL AMIR - “Mission Impossible 2” by Hans Zimmer - Hollywood in Vienna 2018

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El Amir - From East To West - Official Trailer 2023

El Amir - From East To West - Official Trailer 2023

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El Amir - Andalusian Night - Official Trailer 2023

El Amir - Andalusian Night - Official Trailer 2023

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HOME BASE

Málaga (Spain)

PERFORMANCE

MATERIAL

2 x 45 minute shows

LANGUAGES

English

Spanish

TRAVELING

3 plane seats required:

- El Amir

- Manager

- Flamenco Guitar

6 x 23 Kg luggage