Our Singers – Joyce Saunders

Our Singers – Joyce Saunders
    A chance meeting through mutual friends brought Joyce into our flamenco fold. Now over a decade later, Joyce is a mainstay of the Maria Osende Flamenco Company and has established herself as a talented flamenco singer (cantaora). Her

Our Dancers – Rachel James

Our Dancers – Rachel James
Rachel James is the newest member of the Maria Osende Flamenco Dance Co. A seasoned professional flamenco dancer, Rachel made flamenco the primary focus of her professional life years ago and has been a wonderful asset to our flamenco community,

Our dancers – Karen Staples

Our dancers – Karen Staples
    Dance was a big part of Karen's life growing up in Cape Breton and she has dabbled in most dance forms at some point.  Before starting to learn flamenco dance, Karen enjoyed belly dancing for many years. Eight

Our Musicians – Daniel MacNeil

Our Musicians – Daniel MacNeil
Artist Feature Series Daniel is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist, composer, educator and a guitarist. What is your relationship with Nova Scotia?  I was born here in Cape Breton. What brought you to the Maria Osende Flamenco Company? I've been working with