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VARA presents Juani De La Isla Quartet Live!

  • VARA Wines 315 Alameda Boulevard Northeast Albuquerque, NM, 87113 United States (map)

VARA is pleased to present the Juani de la Isla Quartet live!

Enjoy this exciting and passionate performance comfortably at a close and intimate table for two or more ($40pp) OR feel the vibrations with premium stage seating ($50pp). Show starts promptly at 8:00pm. Purchase your tickets online:

About the Juani De La Isla Quartet

There’s an extraordinary new cross-cultural musical ensemble in town that is causing quite a buzz. It is called “The Juani de la Isla Quartet,” founded by the highly acclaimed flamenco guitarist Juan de la Isla.

This globe-spanning array of top-notch musicians features the genius flamenco guitar of Spanish-born Juani de la Isla, the virtuosic musical skill of Latin jazz pianist/violinist Dr. Mariano Morales from Puerto Rico, the incisive playing of Cuban-born bassist Yosmel Montijo, and Diego “El Negro" a percussionist, Cajon Player, LP Artist, Latin Grammy Award Winner from Venezuela.

It has been the aim of these world-class musicians to explore the fusion of rhythmic and melodic junctures between flamenco, Latin music and Latin jazz in the compositions and virtuosic improvisations of their genre-spanning performances.

Highly praised in Spain as a flamenco accompanist and soloist, Juani de la Isla has recorded over 150 albums with artists world-wide.

In the spring of 2019 “The Juani de la Isla Quartet” will be premiering their aptly titled debut album “Libertad En Mis Manos” (Freedom In My Hands). Selections from this album will form part of the group’s 2019 repertoire

Call or email in to place your order for our famous Paella and Tapas service at your table before the show, beginning at 6:00pm with last orders plated at 6:45. Seating is finished at 7:45 and the quartet takes the stage at 8:00pm sharp.

Paella Mixto Style! 
Saffron bomba rice, shrimp, chicken, chorizo, tomatoes, onion, green beans, parsley, lemon, and aioli ~ $14 
Spanish Tapas Platter ~ $7
Combined ~ $20

Earlier Event: April 19
Sangria + Paella Night
Later Event: April 21
Vrunch @ VARA