Category Archives: Flamenco

Jácome Flamenco presents “Tres Guitarras” at Chandler Center for the Arts

The set list is ready, blues guitarist – Bob Fahey is en route from South Dakota and we’re getting really excited to bring “Tres Guitarras” to Chandler Center for the Arts this Friday, August 21st, 2015! Thank you to the … Continue reading

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Music Matters

Peter Greene recently published a poignant and wonderful article on why music defenders frequently miss the point while defending music by making music education important to help with other skills. Yes, this is a bonus but I wholeheartedly agree with … Continue reading

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Tier One Hugger

I confess. I’m a HUGGER! I LOVE to give hugs! That might not be the “manliest” thing for a guy to admit but admitting it might just be that much more manly (hey, I can be an optimist!). And I’m … Continue reading

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PARTY TIME!!! (Day 31 of my 31 Day Challenge)

This is it! My last song of my 31 DAY CHALLENGE!!!!!!!! Can you say, “Olé!”? I sure hope you can! I am going to write another post within a couple of days as a summary and reflection on my 31 … Continue reading

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Rising to the Challenge!! (Day 30 of 31 Day Challenge)

I write this blog with a bit of sadness as it is the penultimate recording of my 31 Day Recording Challenge! My o’ my, the time FLEW by!!! I must admit, the challenge has lived up to its name…I’m dragging … Continue reading

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Live Your Dreams!

Just over a year ago, Lena released a beautiful inspirational book that contained photos of one of our flamenco shows coupled with inspirational and motivational quotes from many significant figures. The book is GORGEOUS! I wanted to collaborate with Lena … Continue reading

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31 Days of Recording (Day 2)

I was BEAT today! I put in a 14 hour work-day yesterday and was super-stressed….looks like it got to me a bit in the way of fatigue. But once I got up and moving around this morning I started to … Continue reading

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Recording for 31 days straight (Day 1)

May 1, 2013: Whew! Well, I did it! I started!!! The first day is a very important day and I did it! I’m patting myself on the back in case you can’t tell…. You might be surprised by the first … Continue reading

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Chris Burton Jácome Feature Interview by El Imparcial

Hola Amigos! I received some great news this week…the Special Edition of Arizona Magazine in the “El Imparcial” newspaper did a feature story on me! Ole!! If you want to read the story (it’s in Spanish), click on the link … Continue reading

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CBJ debuts Symphony with Chandler Symphony Orchestra

Today I’m sharing with you my attainment of a lifelong goal…to write a symphony. How did I do it? I said, “Yes“, to a very scary opportunity. After reflecting a bit on my life, that courage to say, “Yes”, to … Continue reading

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