Thomas Lorenzo, A Roller Coaster Guitar Show @ Wollongong

Come and see Thomas Lorenzo, Guitarist from Barcelona in Concert in A Roller Coaster Guitar Show

Whether it is foot stomping Flamenco Tradition, Jazzy Beatles, Funky Michael Jackson, or improvised Australian landscapes, Thomas will take on a guitar ride that will leave you wanting more.

Discover why his music is performed by Grammy Award-winning artists as Alphonso Johnson or Walfredo Reyes ( Chicago).
Discover why he was selected Spanish National Jazz finalist in 1997.
Discover why Paul Cartney´s L.I.P.A commissioned him to write the suite the Immigrant.

Reviews

Guitars in a pure state. Influences go from Paco de Lucia, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi Hendrix“. Play Boy Magazine

Refined melodic sense, but don’t expect light-hearted guitar melodies.” Jazz Chicago

Audience reviews

Magnífico. Not just a concert, this is an exploration of the essence of Spain, the energy, the drama of the Spanish people. His guitar in his hands speaks more deadly than words.” Rodney White

Flows effortlessly, expertly allows tension to build with quick delicate melodies to release. It blurs the lines between music and pure expression”. Billy Pouki

What a journey, the concert was immersive.” Victoria Napps

It was so beautiful”. Gayatri Raghavan Padma

Artist and Performer

Thomas has released five solo instrumental albums in contemporary Jazz, Blues and Flamenco styles. His latest release Spanish Breeze debuted at #36 on the Top 50 JazzWeek World Music Album Charts in 2010 and was #32 on the College Music Journal Jazz Chart. The album features Grammy nominee Alphonso Johnson (Weather Report, Grateful Dead) on Bass, Dave Garfield (George Benson) on Keys, and Walfredo Reyes (Santana) on Drums, and was produced by Grammy nominee Bruce Sugar (Ringo Starr).

As a composer, he has received the commission by the UK national Arts Lottery in 1997 to compose the suite called The Immigrant premiered at the Paul Mc Cartney Auditorium in Liverpool, UK, featuring a 38 piece ensemble and multimedia artworks.