Classical Guitar Magazine- April 2012 Issue
Letter from New York
By JULIA CROWE
AKRON. OHIO native Marija Temo is a flamenco guitarist who has been working with luthier Tom Rodriguez to create a hybrid classical-flamenco model guitar. In addition to writing a forthcoming flamenco method book for Mel Bay which will feature her unique notation system for reading flamenco rhythms. Her third CD will be released later this year featuring works for guitar in the flamenco/classical style with solo flamenco vocal and guitar arrangements of popular Latin American songs. She was the featured artist in an award-winning television commercial for GE Capital and Taylor Guitars that had her serve as a flamenco-playing body double for GE Capital sales executive Deb Barker. Read More »
Marija Temo with guest flamenco dancer, Ulrika Frank, in performance with the Kennett Symphony.
MarijaTemo will perform the famous guitar concerto “Concierto de Aranjuez” by Joaquin Rodrigo, and be the featured flamenco singer in Manuel de Falla’s “El Amor Brujo“. Ulrika Frank, flamenco dancer, will join Marija Temo in one of the El Amor Brujo songs, and will be featured as a dance soloist. Temo and Frank will also perform a number together as a duo. Read More »