Javier Alcantara

Musician, guitarist, composer, improviser, teacher, music therapist, researcher, art director, and organizer of the Festival International de Jazz de Badajoz and Badejazz International Seminar.

Degree in Jazz Guitar Improvisation and the University of Évora

Master in Music Therapy from the University of Extremadura

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” I Know Javier some years ago, he is a sensitive musician and enthusiast, person in charge of great part of the jazz who happens in Estremadura, his land. This disc is a reflection of his great talent: beautiful music interpreted by great musicians “. Perico Sambeat.

“ Javier Alcántara's music walks ahead, strongly and personality “. Narciso González.

“ A work of composition and arrangements elogiable, with the rhythmic solid one and simultaneously subtlely that is come to add to increasingly extensive record production of the national jazz, which in many occasions does me to rethink the well-known comment of the crisis of the record sector “. Joaquín Chacón

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Willing to teach

Advanced students only.



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