Anna Murtola, Flamenco Singer
- Anna Murtola (Flamenco singing)
- Joonas Widenius (Flamenco Guitar)
- label:not signed
- instrumentation:vocal, guitar
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Anna Murtola, born in 1983 in Oulu, North of Finland is the world’s northernmost flamenco singer. Considered as one of the pioneers of Finnish flamenco singing, the singer has found her own strong voice as an interpreter of this passionate Spanish tradition. Murtola is also known as a versatile and charismatic performer who is constantly reaching out across genre and culture borders.
”The brightest star of flamenco singing in Finland” Tampere Flamenco Festival 2016
”The new promise of Finnish flamenco”
Helsingin Uutiset newspaper 2016
Flamenco singer Anna Murtola's solo project focuses on the core of flamenco music: the strong, yet delicate power of the human voice that will certainly not leave anyone untouched.
Some of the deepest and most profound tones of the traditional flamenco singing will be met with some lighter ballads where the singer's nuance rich voice joins in a conversation with the virtuosic rhythms of the flamenco guitar.
Guitar: Joonas Widenius
Joonas Widenius (born 1980, Tornio) is a Finnish flamenco and fusion guitarist. He is considered to be one of the most promising flamenco guitarists in his country and his distinctive style has earned a warm welcome from both the critics and the audiences.