Ed Stephenson and the Paco Band is a Spanish music and Nuevo flamenco ensemble performing original Nuevo flamenco compositions as well as music by Paco de Lucia, Ottmar Liebert, Isaac Albeniz, and other renowned flamenco composers. They also incorporate contemporary favorites such as Led Zeppelin, Santana, the Eagles, etc., all in the band’s signature flamenco style. Add the passion of their talented flamenco dancer and it is a show not to miss.
Based out of Raleigh, NC, Canadian guitarist and Alanna recording artist, Ed (Stefanyshyn) Stephenson’s virtuosity traverses the Classical Spanish, Flamenco, and Flamenco Fusion genres. He has performed as a soloist, in The Paco Band, and as a member of the North Carolina Guitar Quartet. The group’s latest album, Rosamaria, was released in April 2015.