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Flamenco Phenom Juanito Pascual To Enchant Audiences At Guitar Masters Festival In New York City


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I am thrilled to be part of the Guitar Masters Festival. It’s an opportunity to explore the boundaries of flamenco alongside incredible talents, delivering an unforgettable experience to our audience.
—Juanito Pascual
Juanito Pascual, the acclaimed flamenco guitarist, and composer is poised to captivate audiences at the esteemed Guitar Masters Festival on Thursday, April 25th, 2024, at 7:00 PM. Taking center stage at the John Birks Gillespie Auditorium within the New York City Bahá’í Center, Pascual will be accompanied by his accomplished trio, featuring percussionist and vocalist José Moreno, and flamenco dancer Paloma Rios. This performance is a highlight of the 2024 Guitar Masters Festival, promising an unforgettable evening of musical enchantment.

Recognized as a “flamenco phenom" by The Boston Globe, Pascual's distinctive style seamlessly blends traditional and contemporary flamenco, drawing inspiration from a wide range of influences including Jimi Hendrix, the Grateful Dead, Miles Davis, and J.S. Bach. His mesmerizing virtuosity, captivating original compositions, and commitment to musical collaboration have earned him international acclaim.

Pascual's performance at the Guitar Masters Festival offers a captivating exploration of flamenco's rich heritage and its potential for dynamic fusion. The stage will come alive with the vibrant energy of Pascual's trio, showcasing the brilliance of his musical vision.

“I am thrilled to be a part of the Guitar Masters Festival," expresses Pascual. “It's an opportunity to push the boundaries of flamenco alongside incredible talents, delivering an unforgettable experience to our audience."

Tickets for Juanito Pascual's performance at the Guitar Masters Festival are now available online at guitarmastersfestival.com and can also be purchased at the door.

About Juanito Pascual

Jonathan “Juanito” Pascual is an American-born flamenco guitarist and composer recognized in both Spain and the United States for his unique and creative approach to flamenco and jazz. He has performed at some of the world’s most prestigious venues, including Lincoln Center, the Blue Note Jazz Club, and Madrid’s Casa Patas. His recordings have been critically acclaimed, with his 2014 release “Juanito Pascual New Flamenco Trio” being named one of NPR’s Top 10 World Music Albums.

About Guitar Masters Festival

The Guitar Masters Festival, founded by Charles Carlini, is an annual celebration of the art of guitar playing, uniting enthusiasts from diverse musical backgrounds. From April 25th to 29th, this harmonious convergence of extraordinary guitar talent invites musicians and fans alike to immerse themselves in the enchanting world of guitar music, recognizing the profound impact of this instrument on the musical landscape.

About Charles Carlini Presents:

Charles Carlini Presents is a 501(c)(3) Not-For-Profit concert promoter dedicated to curating exceptional live experiences that captivate audiences worldwide. With a commitment to showcasing top-tier talent across various genres, Charles Carlini Presents strives to create unforgettable moments for music enthusiasts. For more information, visit charlescarlinipresents.com.

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