What is a Zambomba Anyways?!?!?!?!?!?

This time of year in Spain-especially our home town of Jerez, every bar, neighborhood, peña and theatre is filled wall to wall with patrons, Flamenco Christmas songs called villancicos and the ubiquitous zambomba. I’ve always been curious of the origins of the instrument, as well as the word zambomba. This is a report I wrote in 2013, is … Continue reading

*Boise* La Ishi Accepting Dance Students Now

For all first time students in Boise I am offering 1 free trial class, after the trial sessions your next 6 classes are only $25 each! Contact Ishi at: nwfcollective@gmail.com or by calling 208 982 6083 What you get by taking Flamenco dance classes with La Ishi: confidence booster self discovery through dance family friends … Continue reading

INTRODUCING ALI DE LA TOTA & JESUS DE LA ESPERANZA

EDR & GLORIA BENDI PRESENT THIS SUMMER JESUS DE LA ESPERANZA AND ALI DE LA TOTA PERFORMING IN OREGON, WASHINGTON & IDAHO JULY 11-28 FOR INFO/LINKS TO THESE PERFORMANCES CLICK HERE!! ALI DE LA TOTA the unmistakable twin of the duo Flamenco Heavies, a name dubbed him and his brother Luis since their youth, is … Continue reading