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Canadian and American Guitarist's Unite

For one night only these two master guitar technicians will be presenting a musical night you may not want to miss.

 
 
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PRLog - Feb. 14, 2011 - LANGLEY, Canada -- Canadian Rumba flamenco guitarist John Gilliat will be teaming up with Los Angeles spanish guitar virtuoso Benjamin Woods for a performance at the Fort Langley Chief Sepass Theatre with John's fiery rumba flamenco, latin jazz quartet Saturday, March 12, 2011.

John Gilliat is Ottmar with a twist - Passionate and Fiery, Rumba Flamenco and Latin Jazz.

For three decades this Westcoast Music Award Nominee has toured throughout North America and Japan. Performance highlights include representing Canada at Japan's 2005 Expo, performing at Canada's 2010 Winter Olympics, performing for Canada's former Prime Minister Jean Chretien and winning the 2009 Canadian National Loopstation Championship at the Montreal Jazz Festival.

John's recordings have been used for radio, documentaries, TV and film in North America, Japan, Ireland and the UK.

Benjamin Woods is one of the few (if not only) American flamenco guitarists ever featured in Spain`s # 1 newspaper "El Pais" and in Spain's #1 selling flamenco magazine:  ALMA 100 (March 2008 issue).  Benjamin is also the founding member of LA`s flamenco, metal fusion group Flametal.

For one night only these two master guitar technicians will be presenting a musical night you may not want to miss. Also joining John and Benjamin will be bass guitarist Brent Gubbels,latin percussionist Lyndon Dewitt and flamenco dancer / vocalist, Stephanie Pedraza.

Stephanie Pedraza is a unique combination of singer, song writer, and flamenco dancer/cantaora (traditional flamenco singing) based in Vancouver BC.
Born in to a latin american family and having moved to Colombia at a very early age, she has been constantly immersed in her latin roots of song and dance.

Visit http://www.johngilliat.com for more info

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John Gilliat is Ottmar with a Twist - Passionate and Fiery Rumba Flamenco Guitar.

For three decades this Westcoast Music Award Nominee has toured throughout North America and Japan. Performance highlights include representing Canada at Japan's 2005 Expo, performing at Canada's 2010 Winter Olympics, performing for Canada's former Prime Minister Jean Chretien and winning the 2009 Canadian National Loopstation Championship at the Montreal Jazz Festival.

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