JAVIER VAQUERO · guitarist
Javier Vaquero is a Catalan guitarist and componer who navegates the waters of flamenco-jazz. The two concepts, influenced by the aroma of the Mediterranean, combine magnificently. His long musical career has included accompanying artists such as Dyango or Carles Benavent. Technical excellency and an exquisite performance at the service of the melody has led to his latest recording “7 Soles 7 Lunas” on the New Mood Jazz label. Marvellous, captivating, warm rythms which have seduced important labels like Yamaha. Javier Vaquero is sponsered by Yamaha and is the winner of the Yamaha Guitar 2009 Competition and will be a member of the jury for the 2010 version.