Born in Barcelona, Spain, Juan trained in classical and flamenco guitar with renowned teachers in Barcelona, Madrid and Jerez.
A consummate performer, he has worked as a soloist, accompanist and
arranger with numerous artists in flamenco, jazz, Latin-American
folklore and Eastern music, performing in Spain, UK, Chile and Canada
and US. His music has been performed in the prestigious Palau de la
Musica in Barcelona.
Based in Victoria, BC, he is a regular performer in Flamenco circles across the country, and a
soloist with his troupe, 'Mimbre Flamenco'. A Canada Council award
supported professional research and study in flamenco guitar and cante
(singing) in Southern Spain, inspiring his first album 'Mimbre'.
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