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Niño de Elche will be giving an interactive lecture at the Faculty of Education

Alicante, 18 February 2019
by Alejandro Ferràndez Mas

Translated by Amie Jo Petherbridge 

On the 13 March at 8 pm, Niño de Elche will be holding an interactive lecture called Ex-flamenco. Antologías y heterodoxias at the Faculty of Education. During this event, he will be talking about some of his latest work such as Vaconbacon, Cantar las fuerzas, Voces del Extremo, Compro Oro, Sí, A Miguel Hernández and la Antología del Cante Flamenco Heterodoxo in which he touches on all kinds of themes such as popular culture, poetry, performance art, flamenco and life art by using flamenco music and experimentation as a basis. Entrance is free of charge by invitation.

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Niño de Elche is an artist of many talents that combines different genres such as flamenco, rock, improvisation, performance art, contemporary music, singer-song writing, theatre and poetry. Over his professional career, Voces del Extremo (2015) stands out as it was awarded best national CD by Rockdeluxe, Radio3, El País newspaper and the Spanish Musical Reporter Association.

He has worked with contemporary artists, including Israel Galván, Belén Maya, María Muñoz, Cía. Ferroviaria, Juan Carlos Lérida and Guillermo Weickert, amongst others.  He collaborates regularly with creators like Pedro G. Romero, Miguel Álvarez-Fernández, C. Tangana and Refree and has worked on a joint project that will be out at the end of the year with the emblematic band Los Planetas from Granada. In 2017 he published his first book called “No comparto los postres” and was invited as a Spanish artist to Dokumenta14 in Athens and Kassel. 

His lastest album, “Antología del cante flamenco heterodoxo” was published in 2017 and a new one produced by Colombian Eblis Álvarez from the Meridian Brothers will be released in June.

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