Award-winning Spanish guitarist Ruben Romero and guitar wizard Edgar Cruz once again join forces on Guitarras de Fuego, their second in the Guitarras series, to deliver an impassioned spectrum of traditional Flamenco rhythms and seven original compositions.
From spirited rumbas to a sensual nocturne, with “guitars on fire” Romero and Cruz masterfully contribute their respective expertise and finesse on this, their second recording of Spanish guitar hits.
Edgar Cruz - Biography
Dubbed Oklahoma’s Best Performing Artist/Acoustic Guitarist five years running, Edgar Cruz gives over 200 live performances a year, mesmerizing audiences from coast to coast and internationally. For over ten years he’s been an honored headliner at the annual Chet Atkins Festival in Nashville. He’s also been featured frequently on ABC, NBC, CBS, cable stations and PBS-affiliate television. The latter aired a documentary about his life and career in 2004 on the series “Gallery.” Mr. Cruz is the recipient of many industry awards. Cruz offers an incredible live repertoire of over 400 titles. Malagueña, Bohemian Rhapsody, In the Mood, Dueling Banjos, Hotel California and Medleys On the Fly are just a few examples. An accomplished solo artist, Mr. Cruz also engages in collaborations with other industry luminaries, orchestras and Flamenco dance troupes. His fourteen recordings and 2 DVDs reflect the versatility and complexity with which his unique skill delivers an array of genres, from Latin to Classical, and Rock to Jazz. Edgar Cruz is a master technician whose abilities on one instrument have been compared to the sound delivered by an entire symphony orchestra. Edgar is currently available for a wide variety of bookings including Concerts, Festivals, Weddings, Receptions, Banquets, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Schools, Churches, Conventions, Fiestas, Funerals, Masterclasses, Lessons, Restaurants or any special occasion.
Edgar Cruz Inc.,
PO Box 720565
Oklahoma City, OK 73172-0565
405-919-6784 Assistant - Julie Larcher
Sweet Georgia Blue (with David B. Hooten) (2005)
Guitarras de Fuego (with Ruben Romero) (2004)
Guitarras de Amor (with Ruben Romero) (2003)
The Cruz Trio in Concert (2003)
The Essence of Mexico (with The Cruz Trio) (2003)
Opening Night 2 (2002)
Timeless (with David B. Hooten) (2000)
Spanish Blood (2000, Remastered in 2005)
The A.R.T. of Edgar Cruz (1996)
Opening Night (1995)
Those Were the Days (1992)
Classical Demands (1990)
Throw Another Tape on the Fire (1989)
Arranging for Solo Guitar / The Queen Titles - Edgar Cruz (Jul 2005)
Gallery: Spanish Blood / The Guitar Music of Edgar Cruz /OETA (2005)