Jesus Muñoz Flamenco began as a small group with big dreams to pursue original work. Though modest in size, the quality of the work has reached world-class stature and reputation with collaboration from prominent artists. Recently, Muñoz has performed in respected dance and music venues from the Ford Theatre in Los Angeles to the Cowles Center for dance in Minneapolis as well as other respected venues: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Hall, Detroit Institute for the arts, Jazz Cafe at Music Hall, Arvada Amphitheatre, Alegrias in New York City and the Lensic in Santa Fe. The company currently has an annual partnership with the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, NM reaching an estimated 3,000 people annually as well as national partnerships and collaborations from Los Angeles to New York City and Minneapolis to Dallas.
is recognized for its dedication to preserving and innovating the improvisational philosophy and language of Flamenco dance and music. Jesus Muñoz Flamenco is unique in its collaborative respect for Cante Flamenco and Baile por derecho (otherwise known as dancing straight-up), which are its foundation.
Company Roster 2017-18
Jesus Muñoz- Dancer/Choreographer, Director
Guillermo Guillen- Guitarist, Composer,Director
Yosmel Montejo- Bass, Composer
Mariano Morales- Piano, Violin, Composer
Ismael Fernandez- Singer, Musical Direction
Javier "Katumba"- Percussion, Musical Direction
Anna Colom- Singer, Composer
Ana Maria Polanco- Singer, Composer
Jose Cortes- Singer, Arrangement
Israel Katumba- Percussion, Arrangement
Joshua Vigil- Technical Direction
Sean Murphy- Stage and Management