Flamenco in Wollongong

On Saturday, May 11th, Bandaluzia - with Damian Wright (flamenco guitar) and Jessica Statham (flamenco dance) - performed at the Thirroul Community Centre. Damian Wright grew up in Newcastle and has been studying guitar since he was six or seven, playing everything from folk and rock to classical and jazz before switching to flamenco guitar when he was 18. Bandaluzia also features bass player Steve Hunter and percussionist James Hauptmann, with guest musicians, singers and dancers joining the line-up often.Full article includes excerpts from an interview with Damian Wright.http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/1490674/flamenco-in-thirroul-viva-the-passion-step - Illawarra Mercury

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