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‘Andalucía’, awarded with the GLOBAL MUSIC AWARDS 2020

El Amir wins Silver Medal at the Global Music Awards 2020 with his single ‘Andalucía’ of his new album ‘Andalucia’ in the categories of flamenco and instrumental. It is a great honor to receive this prestigious prize by the music industry. El Amir has a great international projection and is considered to be one of the most recognized flamenco guitarists today.

El Amir on Spanish news channel TVE1

El Amir presents his new flamenco guitar album “Andalucía” as well as his collaboration with Hans Zimmer for two new Hollywood soundtracks for “The Rhythm Section” and the new James Bond movie “No Time to Die”.

Single Release of ‘Andalucia’

“Andalucía” is the official single from EL AMIR`s new album “ANDALUCÍA”Enjoy the new video clip of this amazing artist with a wonderful song that will take you to the incredible landscapes of Andalusia.

New Album ‘Andalucia’

EL AMIR is proud to present his new guitar album “Andalucía” dedicated to the Land of Flamenco. The album will be released on February the 28th 2020, celebrating the Day of Andalusia. It includes songs dedicated to each Andalusian province as well as a surprise bonus track that will close the album and which goes beyond flamenco music and the guitar itself. 

Artists: Chelo Soto Robles (vocals), Manuel de Lucena & Miguel Lamas (drums), Israel Katumba (percussions & handclaps), Juan Garcia-Herreros “Snow Owl” (6 string bass)

 Amir John Haddad – El Amir
Award Winning Guitarist / Multi-instrumentalist
Latin Grammy Nominee (Radio Tarifa / Chambao)
Composer / Producer / Arranger
Global Music Awards 2019

El Amir on tour with ‘The World of Hans Zimmer’

In February 2020 “The World Of Hans Zimmer – A Symphonic Celebration”  will continue on tour throughout Several European Cities, accompanied by longstanding friends, colleagues, rock stars and film composers. Amir John Haddad – EL AMIR will be joining the project.

El Amir has recorded for ‘The Rhythm Section’ Soundtrack

El Amir has recorded for Hans Zimmer’s new soundtrack “The Rhythm Section” the British-American film starring Blake Lively and Jude Law, directed by American director Reed Morano and written by Mark Burnell. The film premier is on the 31st of January, 2020.

Documentary on PBS

El Amir is featured on the Scarlatti episode of “Now Hear This” broadcasted on PBS,

directed and produced by Harry Lynch. Together with violin virtuoso Scott Yoo, El Amir is one of the leading figures in the documentary to speak and research about Scarlatti’s life, music and cultural heritage from Andalucia.

El Amir celebrates the 10th anniversary of his “Guitar Camp”

This 2019, EL AMIR holds its Annual Guitar Camps in La Alpujarra in Granada from June the 3rd to 14th and in Germany on July the 22nd to 26th and celebrates its10th anniversary.

They have been ten years of learning and sharing their knowledge with guitarists of all levels in a very special environment. If you are interested in coming to these or other guitar camps, sign up for the newsletter to be informed of upcoming dates and places.

El Amir featuring as one of the soloist with ‘The World Of Hans Zimmer’ at the Teatro Real in Madrid.

“The World of Hans Zimmer – A Symphonic Celebration” is coming to Spain to the Universal Music Festival for an unforgettable concert which will take place on July 3rd at the Teatro Real (Royal Opera) in Madrid. The show counts with many amazing featuring guest artists and friends of the composer himself such as Lisa Gerrard (Dead Can Dance), renowned director and conducter Gavin Greenaway or the violinist Rusanda Panfili. Amir John Haddad – EL AMIR has been invited as a soloist on Flamenco Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bouzouki and Ukelele.

El Amir on tour with ‘The World of Hans Zimmer’

From April 2018 “The World Of Hans Zimmer – A Symphonic Celebration” goes on tour throughout Germany, accompanied by longstanding friends, colleagues, rock stars and film composers. Amir John Haddad – EL AMIR will be joining the project.