María Terremoto, María Fernández Benítez

María Terremoto - Flamenco singing / "Cante"

About María Terremoto

María Terremoto


Name: María Fernández Benítez

Type: Flamenco singing / "Cante"

Place of birth: Cádiz


MARÍA FERNÁNDEZ BENÍTEZ, "cantaora" (flamenco singer). María is known artistically as "María Terremoto", is descended from the saga of cantaores of the family "Terremoto" of Jerez de la Frontera. Granddaughter of the genius of the cante Fernando Fernández Monge "Terremoto of Jerez" and daughter of the cantaor Fernando Fernández Pantoja "Fernando Terremoto", awarded with all the possible prizes in the Flamenco cante and nominated in 2004 to the "Goya" awards that grants the "Academia del Cine Español" for the song she played for the movie "Carmen" by Vicente Aranda.

This is one of the clearest promises of Flamenco singing of the moment, with amazing abilities for singing. These are just some of the reasons why "Giraldillo" has recently been awarded the "Revelation Artist" of the "XIX Bienal de Flamenco" de Sevilla.

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