This monument in memory of arguably the most celebrated flamenco singer in history stands in the urban centre of Utrera. He elevated the “cante jondo” to the category of art. Utrera is considered one of the cradles of flamenco. The sisters Fernanda and Bernarda are particularly worthy of note. Enrique Montoya performed worldwide and received the National Music Award.
Declared an Andalusian Festival of Tourist Interest.
Since 1998, the cultural managers Rosana de Aza and Olinto de la Obra, forerunners in the promotion and dissemination of the artistic and cultural heritage of Al-Andalus, have been working to encourage the history of the most traditional flamenco and to promote the folkloric tradition of Andalusia, a World Heritage Site.
La Casa de la Guitarra is a Flamenco Cultural Centre located in an 18th century house in the heart of the Barrio de Santa Cruz (former Jewish quarter), a few steps away from the Cathedral. It is run by José Luis Postigo, a famous artist and guitarist who has won two national flamenco guitar awards (Córdoba National Prize and Jerez de la Frontera National Prize of the Chair of Flamencology).
This is a new stage in Seville dedicated exclusively to singing, dancing and guitar playing in the heart of the Triana district, the historical cradle of flamenco, on the banks of the River Guadalquivir. A unique theatre, a flamenco theatre.
They present us with the Roots and Black Sounds of Flamenco, which sound like purity, extravagance, class, temperance and gypsy way of life.
It has a capacity of 50 people.
It has unique accessibility, both at the establishment level and in terms of location.