Flamenco jazz saxophonist Antonio Liza comes to Hollywood’s new Bourbon Hall
Antonio Lizana is one of the most famous artists of the new Flamenco Jazz from southern Spain. Jazz saxophonist, flamenco singer and composer of all his music, Antonio Lizana has given over 300 concerts in over 30 countries in the last three years alone with his band, playing festivals like Womex, Etnosur, SXSW Austin, the London, New York and San Francisco Flamenco Festivals, Barcelona Voll Damn, Shanghai Jazz Fest (China), Casablanca Jazz Fest (Morocco) and Biennale de Flamenco (Holland). Lizana is coming to Los Angeles for a one-night-only gig at a hot new venue, The Bourbon Room in Hollywood, on Thursday, April 14 at 8 p.m.
Antonio Lizana was born in 1986 and grew up in San Fernando, a province of Cádiz, one of the cradles of flamenco singing, where from an early age he collaborated with countless artists from the region. He was one of the only Spanish artists to record an American NPR Tiny Desk concert and has collaborated with artists such as Arturo O’Farrill and Alejandro Sanz on Grammy-winning works. He has also collaborated on recordings and live performances with Snarky Puppy, Marcus Miller, Chano Domínguez, Alfredo Rodríguez, Ari Hoenig, Jorge Drexler, India Martínez, Jorge Pardo, Shai Maestro, Chambao, José Mercé, Josemi Carmona, Carmen Linares and Pepe. Habichuela.
Lizana’s live performance is described as a “breathtaking journey from the roots of flamenco to contemporary jazz”, all punctuated by her moving lyrics that bring messages of optimism and truth to audiences from this unique performer. He will share the stage with guest dancer Manuel Gutierrez as well as Gabriel Chakarji on piano, Eviator Slivnik on drums and Ben Tiberio on bass.
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Antonio Lizana performs Thursday, April 14 at 8 p.m. All tickets are $25. The Bourbon Room is located at 6356 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028, between Cahuenga Blvd. and Vine Street in Hollywood. Proof of vaccination is required from all clients.