Florian is an accomplished Australian-based flamenco guitarist who has studied and performed with Australian and international artists for many years. Born Romania and relocated to Australia he currently performs as a principal guitarist with Australian flamenco company Studio Flamenco.
Renowned for his soulful and authentic interpretation of flamenco guitar, Florian has featured in his own critically acclaimed productions "Una Noche De Flamenco" , "Esencia Flamenco" and countless theatre productions and festivals throughout Australia, including WOMADelaide (Adelaide Festival of the Arts 2006), Adelaide International Guitar Festival 2007, Cositas Flamenca (Sydney), Arte Y Compas, Paloma.
Florian has studied with many Australian and international guitarists, a highlight being his time with David Cerreduela (Ballet Nacional De ESPAÑA and Antonio Canales dance company). He has shared the stage with internationally renowned guitarists such as Eliot Fisk and Juan Martin, and has accompanied visiting artists from Spain including dancer Paloma Gomez (Director of Compañia de Danza Paloma Gómez); and principal dancer of Seville-based company Puerto Flamenco, ‘La Chica’.
Florian continues to work closely with dancers and musicians as an accompanist, a soloist, and as co-artistic director and Musical Director for Studio Flamenco and his own productions always featuring some of the best Australian and international talent, he has dedicated his life to advancing, showcasing and encouraging Adelaide's love affair with Flamenco.