Beau Bledsoe • guitar

Ensemble Iberica 2018 Concert Series

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February 21st, 7:30pm
Polsky Theater

Ensemble Iberica presents a night of impassioned flamenco music featuring guitar virtuosos, Antonio Andrade and Miguel Sotelo direct from Seville, Spain.

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April 14th, 8pm
MTH Theater

A program of pre and post-Columbian music from the Americas curated by Amado Espinoza.

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May 18th and 19th, 8pm
MTH Theater

A collaboration between the Mexican marimba quartet Sol de Chiapas and Mireya Ramos, leader of the Latin Grammy-winning mariachi group, Flor de Toloache.

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August 20th, 7:30pm
MTH Theater

A night of traditional Cuban music from Havana directed by Ensemble Iberica’s Michael McClintock.

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Sept 17th and 18th, 7:30
MTH Theater

Portugal and Spain meet to combine their most famous musical styles. Fado vocalist Nathalie Pires and flamenco cantaor Jose Cortes return to Kansas City to perform with Ensemble Iberica along with flamenco dancer, Melinda Hedgecorth.

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November 9, 8:00pm
KC Culinary Center

Portuguese chefs Manuel Silva and Danny DaSilva prepare a night of rustic Portuguese cuisine paired with the finest wines from the Douro river valley. In between courses, there will be fado performances by vocalists Nathalie Pires and Tania DaSilva accompanied by Ensemble Iberica.

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December 14, 8:00pm
St Paul's Episcopal Church

Music from northern Spain including Galicia, Catalonia and the Basque country featuring Ensemble Iberica's Bruno Bessa.