The husband and wife team of Jose Valle Fajardo (“Chuscales”) and Mina Fajardo have been sharing their love for flamenco, an art form based on the folkloric music traditions of southern Spain, with the Santa Fe community for close to two decades.
Chuscales, who grew up in Antequera, Spain in a traditional gypsy family well-known for its professional musicians and dancers, is a master guitarist who started taking guitar lessons at a young age and was professionally performing by the time he was in his early teens.
His childhood was filled with music and dancing. Family members and friends would gather in caves to sing and dance for hours at a time. [Read More…]