DISCOGRAPHY


EL AMIR has released three solo flamenco guitar albums: “Pasando por Tabernas” (2006) under the German label Double Moon Records Köln , “9 Guitarras” (2013) full of sensitivity and maturity and produced by Mundo Flamenco and Amir John Haddad, and his Newest Release “Andalucia”  (February 2020) under the label Zoomusic. “Andalucia” is a tribute to Andalusia the southern province  of Spain where El Amir has spent unforgettable moments when he was a child. Each track is meant to be a tribute to each Andalusian province based on traditional flamenco styles such as the rumba “Andalucía” chosen as the first single, seguiriyas, granaínas, tangos, alegrías, soleá, minera and closing this album, a special song called “Andalusian Lullaby”   a track that goes beyond flamenco and guitar. Ten amazing and beautifully arranged flamenco compositions full of emotion, strength, maturity and virtuoso guitars shaping beautiful melodies .

Together with the renowned Spanish producer Carlos Raya he has recorded the debut album “Uno” of his World Music Quartet – Zoobazar – with great reception. In 2014 the group has released their second album “Dos” which received excellent reviews too. Zoobazar has been chosen by Spanish National Radio RNE to represent Spain at the Euroradio Folk Festival held in Sweden in June 2014 and had its showcase at WOMEX 2014.

EL AMIR has also recorded on Radio Tarifa album “Fiebre” (2004) and Chambao (2012) wich have been nominated for the Latin Grammy Awards.

From his most flamenco side he is also producer of the debut album “Tierra de luz” (Galileo 2013) of the flamenco singer José Salinas from Almería.

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Producer

El Amir is the producer of the debut album ‘Tierra de Luz’ of the flamenco singer José Salinas from Almería, Andalucía.

When we listen to José Salinas, he reminds us of the purity and maturity of the great flamenco singers and it’s no wonder. After his long career he has been collecting all the wisdom by the great masters. His debut album “Tierra de Luz” brings us a personal way of feeling and understanding flamenco, finding a way to express himself. Songs with a great musical wealth that flee from the predictable, Mozarabic and Mediterranean rhytms that dance between the traditional essence and modern sounds. The production, musical composition and arrangements of “Tierra de Luz” are made by Amir John Haddad  “El Amir”.

Video 'Tierra de Luz'

‘El Amir’ has also recorded soundtracks for theater, music for dance choreography, advertisings and television documentaries for important networks such as Canal +, CNN and others.