Cañizares
Juan Manuel Canizares

CAÑIZARES
Guitarist, Musician and Composer

Winner of the prestigious "Premio Nacional de Guitarra" (1982) and "Premio de la Música" (2008) awards.

Cañizares was the first and only flamenco guitarist to be the guest of the Philharmonic Orchestra of Berlin. In its European Concert, Cañizares played "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the Orchestra directed by Sir Simon Rattle in Madrid’s Teatro Real.

Cañizares collaborated with Paco de Lucía for 10 years and also joined great artists on the stage and in the recording study, including: Enrique Morente, Camarón de la Isla, Serrat, Alejandro Sanz, Mauricio Sotelo, Leo Brower, John Paul Jones, Peter Gabriel, Michael Brecker, Mike Stern, Al Di Meola, Peter Erskine and The Chieftains, among many others.

As a composer, Cañizares created the music for the Spanish National Ballet Company. He has also written the soundtracks for films such as "La Lola se va a los puertos" with Rocío Jurado and Paco Rabal, and "Flamenco" by Carlos Saura.

With the Official 2004 Olympic torch relay theme as a highlight, Cañizares has collaborated on more than 100 albums.

As a solo artist, he has published 13 albums of his own: Noches de Imán y Luna (1997), Original Transcription de Albéniz (1999), Punto de Encuentro (2000), Suite Iberia - Albéniz por Cañizares (2007), Cuerdas del Alma (2010), Goyescas – Granados por Cañizares (2012),La Vida Breve – Falla por Cañizares (2013), El Sombrero de Tres Picos – Falla por Cañizares (2013), El Amor Brujo - Manuel de Falla (2014), Sonatas Scarlatti por Cañizares - Domenico Scarlatti (2014), Danzas Españolas - Granados por Cañizares Vol. 1 (2016), Valses Poéticos - Granados por Cañizares Vol. 2 (2017), Goyescas - Granados por Cañizares Vol. 3 (2017).

Besides his recording career and concerts, Cañizares spends a great deal of his time investigating and teaching flamenco. He has taught Flamenco Guitar at the Escuela Superior de Música de Cataluña (ESMUC) since 2003.

Cañizares has recently toured the entire world, performing at the greatest venues in countries such as: U.S., Mexico, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Puerto Rico, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg, Montenegro, Finland, Israel, Turkey, Morocco, Senegal, Tunisia and Japan, among others.

ORCHESTRAL REPERTOIRE




• "Concierto de Aranjuez" Joaquín Rodrigo (1939)
• "Concierto para guitarra y orquesta" Villa-Lobos (1951)
• "Concierto Andaluz para 4 Guitarras" Joaquín Rodrigo (1967)
• "Como Llora el Viento" Mauricio Sotelo (2008)

Canizares con orquesta

ORCHESTRAS
with which CAÑIZARES has played


• Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

• Staatskapelle Dresden

• Spanish National Orchestra

• Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia
   National Orchestra

• Stavanger Symphony Orchestra

• Residentie Orchestra (The Hague Philharmonic)

• Orchestre Lamoureux

• Sinfonia Varsovia

• Orchestre d’Auvergne

• Vallès Symphony Orchestra

• Yokohama Sinfonietta

• Japan Century Symphony Orchestra

• Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra

• Orchestre national du Capitole de Toulouse

• Grupo Instrumental de Valencia

• Madrid Symphony Orchestra

• Cadaques Orchestra


Canizares con orquesta

CONDUCTORS
under whom CAÑIZARES has played


• Sir Simon Rattle

• Maestro Josep Pons

• Maestro Pablo González

• Maestro Cristian Vásquez

• Maestro Jean-Jacques Kantorow

• Maestro Fayçal Karoui

• Maestro Kazuki Yamada

• Maestro Yasuo Shinozaki

• Maestro Roberto Forés

• Maestro Jordi Bernácer

• Maestro Joan Cerveró

• Maestro Mauricio Sotelo

• Maestro Yakov Kreizberg

• Maestro Rubén Gimeno

• Maestro Eduardo Portal

• Maestro Edmon Colomer


Canizares con orquesta

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