Antonio de Jerez

Photo credit:© Bruce Bisenz

Antonio de Jerez is one of the most highly regarded flamenco singers currently in the U.S. Born in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, his father is a well-known flamenco singer and his mother was a dancer. Antonio has been singing and dancing since childhood. After performing extensivly throughout Spain in concerts and tablaos and festivals, Antonio came to the U.S. in 1977. Since then he has sung for many companies, including the Jose Molina Ballet, Rosa Montoya, the Boston Flamenco Ballet, Carmen Mora, Roberto Amaral, Luisa Triana, La Tania, Yaelisa and Caminos Flamencos, Domigo Ortega, Rafael Campallo, Pepe Habichuela, Alejandro Granado, Andres Marin, among others. He is the Artistic Director of “Canela Pura”.  Also a poet, Antonio frequently writes letras for the cantes he sings.

Antonio is featured on Gareth Owen’s newest CD, “El Cobre”.

CD available at: CD Baby

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