El Javi Draws Fresh Inspiration from Quarantine

Apr 17, 2020

Denver-based flamenco guitarist Javier Gutierrez, “El Javi,” was scheduled to perform a benefit concert at Thunder River Theatre Company for KDNK's birthday this weekend. He, like countless other musicians across the world, has been forced to adapt around the circumstances spurred by COVID-19. In additional to now sharing guitar playing tutorials on YouTube, Javier performs live on Facebook every Monday at 6pm. Click here to hear how Javier experienced the onset of closures and gig cancellations from a festival in Mexico.

Credit El Javi

El Javi reflects on learning from Mexico about gig cancellations and intensifying measures to limit COVID-19 spread in Colorado where he lives in the clip below: