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Sangitananda

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+ 3.5 million views on Youtube - 2023

"ffff" by Télérama for his album "Arañando el alma" with Andrés de Jerez - 2017

Favorite So14!, Artistic Personality of the Year 2017 - Calvados

European Guitar Award 2016 - Dresden

State diploma in classical guitar - 2016

Degree in Musicology at the Sorbonne - 2015

Higher National Diploma of Musician with mention at the Higher Pole of Music of Paris - 2015

Revelation 2013 - Acoustic Guitarist

First Prize for Flamenco Guitar - International Competition of the city of Albi 2013

Second Prize for Classical Guitar - Antony International Guitar Competition 2012

First Prize for Classical Guitar - International Competition of the city of Albi 2012

​Samuel Rouesnel "Sangitananda" is one of the most recognized flamenco guitarists in France. Born in 1993, he began classical guitar at the age of seven at the Caen Conservatory. He was quickly fascinated by world music and in particular flamenco, which he discovered through singing and guitar. Samuelito then leads a double formation of classical and flamenco guitarist, which causes many meetings (Paco de Lucía, Tomatito, Vicente Amigo, Roland Dyens, Gérard Abiton, Ibrahim Maalouf and many others) and takes him on other roads. musical to make him an eclectic guitarist. His first encounter with the public took place on his 16th birthday, thanks to a concert at the Théâtre de Caen, filmed by France Télévisions. It was the beginning of a career that then took him to the international scene (France, Spain, Germany, United States...).


Solidly anchored in the flamenco tradition, both performer and composer, this young guitarist already noticed has forged a very personal style. Regularly invited to accompany cante (flamenco singing) or baile (flamenco dancing), Sangitananda also leads projects linking various musical styles. His artistic talents lead him to participate occasionally in other types of projects such as film music, collaborations on albums, master classes and internships, sections in magazines. 

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