Master guitarist Shaun Sanders has evolved a musical style based on the tradition of the Spanish guitar. Influenced by the flamenco discipline, he integrates music from around the globe; Brazilian Bossa Novas and Romantic Rumbas come together in evocative rhythms and melodies. Shaun explores timeless musical themes, inspired by those who know what it means to live, love and dance.
"Your ensemble, Sandera, was certainly a great addition to ArtWalk 2008...everyone enjoyed your lovely music." Monica Dessornes -- President, Canejo Valley Art Museum Board of Trustees, Ventura.
"It is rare to find a combination of creative integrity and commercial viability in an artist. Sandera has that combination." J.C. McGowan -- Author: "Culture Planet," "The Brazilian Sound."
"You remember this music long after you first hear it. The guitar playing is brilliant, and the rumbas force even the most reluctant dancers onto the dance floor." D. Battaglia -- Sony Media Management, Los Angeles.
"I got so many complements about the music! I should have booked you all night!" M. Devito -- newly wed.
"Magnifico! You did a fabulous job today! Thank you for the delightful performance...much appreciated by all your fans at the JCC." Harriet Marx -- Bronfman Jewish Community Center, Santa Barbara.
"I listened to it [the CD] over and over and it is just wonderful. And yes, I did dance all over the house" Arleen W -- fan!
"We sincerely enjoyed your music--it really heightened our evening's experience." Richard, GamelanSB.com