Juan Martin & His Flamenco Dance Company (Live at the Roman Amphitheatre, Istanbul). Composed by Juan Martin. For Guitar (Classical). Boxed, Concert/Documentary. Performance video. Flamenco. DVD. Duration 99 minutes. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.21985DVD).
One summer's evening in the spectacular setting of the Roman Amphitheatre in Istanbul, the internationally known composer/guitarist Juan Martin presented an open air performance of his flamenco dance company. He brought together some of the best dancers and musicians in Spain for this performance at the Bosphorus Festival. Choreographed together with the advice of a West End producer, Juan Martin intersperses the dance and the music to form a wonderful flamenco spectacle. Here he combines the authenticity of pure flamenco with the sparkle of modern creativity. This is a full company of 25 artists including 10 female dancers, 8 male dancers and 7 musicians with full lighting rig. RUNNING TIME: 1 hr. 39 min.