It has been a while since my last post but I am proud to say that we are back again in full fiesta mode and this time the fiesta will be held at the Kelley-Strayhorn Theater. Showtime will be at 8pm and please be prepared to enjoy a great show with Barb York, James Bond, Carolina Loyola-Garcia, Flor Isava-Machi, Luc “El Salvaje” Savage and yours truly Jon Bañuelos. This Fiestas not only bring us together but also show the hard work that Carolina and her dance students put in each year. We do hope you can join us and we will be ready to kick off another year with a great Fiesta Flamenca. You can buy tickets here:
http://www.showclix.com/event/FiestaFlamenca2015 and pre-tickets are only $15 and $20 at the door. We can’t wait to see you there.
Hello Pittsburgh, I want to invite you to a special event that honors a special figure, Roberto Clemente and Hispanic Heritage month at the Roberto Clemente Museum. We are lucky enough to provide the music for this event but there will be Puertorriqueño food as well as wine to celebrate the occasion. So come down, enjoy the museum, the music and the food. 2014-Clemente flyer
Hello Pittsburgh, It’s great to be apart of The Three Rivers Arts Festival again this year and I am bringing the whole group. Alba Flamenca will be apart of the dance series that will be held at the Pierce Studio in the Cultural Arts Building downtown. Our show will take place at 2pm and again at 5pm. There will be a bunch of activities to take part in that day so please make sure you check us out at the Pierce studio. Our lineup will be Luc Savage on Cajon, Barb York on voice, Carolina Loyola-Garcia On voice and Baile, Flor Isava on Baile and myself Jon Banulos will be on the guitar. It will be a great time so come out and put some Flamenco Alba in your soul
Hey Pittsburgh, I am so happy to announce that Alba Flamenca will be apart of the opening day festivities for the Bayardstown Solcial club. We will go on at 8pm until 9pm but please get here earlier for there will be a bunch of different acts to enjoy. Check it: Bayardstown Social Club. This will be a fun evening with great local talent, food, some dancing, and the Plein Air. See you there and thanks for all your support.
I Hope that we are thawed out from that great winter we all had and I am bringing good news of more Alba Flamenca Shows for this Spring. We will performing on Sunday the 27th of April at 2pm in the quiet room of the Carnegie Library’s main site in Oakland. We are thankfull to be apart of this great music series and we do hope you can take a break form that nice weather for an hour to enjoy some Flamenco time with us. More shows to come as well as some more music news as well.
I want to give a huge thanks to this great Pittsburgh community that has allowed me to express my music and my art with you all. With all your support I am able to channel the musical energy I need to create more music for all to share and enjoy.
See you at the show!
Hello Pittsburgh, I want to invite you to a very special Fietsta Flamenca that will be Happening on 1/23/14 at the New Hazlett theater on the Northside of Pittsburgh. We have been working our butts off for this show for the past 3 years and now is our time to show it all off. We are also fortunate to have some Special guest artists such as Phat Mandee, Erik Lawrence and Olivia Kissel. This evening will be esquisite for it will tell Pittsburgh and the world that Flamenco Lives in Pittsburgh. I have the honor to be playing with my favorite people of Alba Flamenca, Carolina Loyola- Garcia, Luc Savage, James Bond and Barb York as well as the amazing students of Alba Flamenca. Please come and enjoy a great night of Flamenco and I promise it will be a great and fun experince. Ciao for now, Jon.
Tickets can be purchased here and they are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.
Pittsburgh Peeps, I have the honor to be performing alongside with the Chef Ariel Alexander, she is a master Chef out there, on Friday 12/20/13 from 6-8pm. All the info is hereMarty’s Market Music Banuelos
It is going to be very special for I have collaborated with Chef Alexander about a menu for the evening as well as a podcast to be conducted by Music Editor Andy Mulkerin. Such a Special night for everyone so come out and enjoy a great evening. See you there.
Hey Pitttsburgh, we are now in Gala season and I am proud to announce that I will be performing with Various artists, Kenya Dworkin, Ernesto Contenti, Carolina Loyola-Garcia, James Bond and Barbara York tonight at the Latin American Cultural Union Gala, hosted at the Omni William Penn. Will be a great evening. See you there, in Gala regalia.
See info here LACU Gala
Hi everyone, great music and performances are everywhere these days and Pittsburgh’s Fall Performances are going to be outstanding. I have the pleasure of playing as part of the cocktail hour for the one man performance titled 17 Border Crossings. Which draws from stories related to travel and adventures around the world. This shall be an amazing show at a great theater in town, the Kelley- Strayhorn. This will be an inspiring show for those to relive their border crossing experinces and to cross borders as well. I will be performing from 7pm in the lobby until the curtain drops, then all you have to do is enjoy the show. See you there.