Thomas HsinJung Lorena -Photo by Miro Dvorscak
Thomas, HsinJung, Lorena – photo by Miro Dvorscak

We want to thank everyone who has passionately volunteered their time to the Society. Below is a list of readers, performers and benefactors who have contributed to the Flamenco Poets Society. Without their encouragement and support, much of what we do would be impossible. We are indebted to all our friends and supporters.

Readers and Storytellers

Lorena B. Fernandez
Alex Kalamarides
Ben Lind
Jere Pfister
Reyes Ramirez

Organizations

Fresh Arts
Brazilian Arts Foundation
MATCH Midtown Arts Center
Poets & Writers, Inc.

Supporters

George Zombakis
Miro Dvorscak
Mauricio Campos
Lucia & Valdemar Flamenco  

Performers

Randy Cordero – Flamenco Guitar
Paco Garrigues – Cantaor
Hsin-Jung Tsai – Piano/Composer
Thomas Helton – Bassist/Composer

Hsin Jung Tsai at the PianoHsin-Jung Tsai – Composer and pianist

A native of Taipei, Taiwan, Ms. Tsai is a gifted musician of great talent and incredible imagination.  She studied at CUNY graduate center in New York and has performed at Carnegie Hall, and has worked for films and theater throughout Asia and the U.S. and received composition awards and grants from the Asia American Research Institute.

In Houston Ms. Tsai contributed her talent to local musical and theatrical projects, such as The Lost Keys for broken pianos, Contemporary Music Festivals in campuses, The Relative Dissonance. Ms. Tsai collaborated with The Flamenco Poets Society for the Café Cantante Series:  “Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz” Love poems music compositions. For “Rodrigo and Lorca”, Hsin-Jung Tsai performed Joaquín’s famous composition “Aranjuez, Ma Pensé – Tema del Adagio for solo piano and composed original composition for Three Short Songs for Solo Shakuhachi.