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Ciro hurtado

Guitarist/composer spannning the traditional Latin American genres to the more sophisticated fusion Latin-Jazz idioms.

Nominated for a Latin Grammy for his album Ayahuasca Dreams  in the Best Folk Music Category!!!!! 

".. an elegantly polished guitarist, who can evoke flourishes of flamenco or .. jazzy staccato runs .. with consummate ease."

Richard S. Ginell - Los Angeles Times             

"Combines the dexterity and elegance of the Spanish Classicists with the romantic imperative of South America."

        Mark Rowland - Musician Magazine

Available as a soloist, duo, trio, or 6-piece ensemble (Ciro Hurtado Band)

The Ciro Hurtado Group is a seven-member ensemble, performing Latin American folk jazz and world music. The group is headed by the renowned Peruvian guitarist and Latin Grammy nominee Ciro Hurtado and showcases the rhythms and instrumentation from several Latin American countries. At the heart and soul of their performances is Ciro’s guitar work, characterized as passionate, melodic, global and transformative. Original works written by Ciro evoke motifs, landscapes and exciting elements of South American styles and rhythms. Ciro also performs solo guitar, which he combines with storytelling about Peruvian culture and folklore.


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