American maestro flamenco guitarist, Jason McGuire, a Texan with Irish roots who is massive in Spain and the Flamenco world.
The Spirit of the Flamenco is on for one night only on 12 August 2012 at the Adelaide Festival Theatre. Also featuring in this fierce fusion of dance, voice, percussion and guitar, is Emmy Award-winning choreographer and dancer, Yaelisa and dancers from San Francisco-based company Caminos Flamencos plus some of Adelaide’s brightest flamenco stars, gathered by locally acclaimed flamenco guitarist Florian Remus.
Jason speaks to Jennie Lenman about his career, how he met his professional and personal partner, Yaelisa, and talks about what to expect for the Spirit of the Flamenco.
Broadcast 4 August 2012.