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A vocalist with a powerful presence and great communication skills, SHEILA BLANCO has a solid stage background and constantly explores modern vocal techniques. She has recorded seven albums with a number of bands, including those with Federico Lechner (Puro Gershwin, Tango Jazz Trio + Sheila Blanco…). She is a regular contributor to TV channels and radio stations such as Antena 3, Movistar Plus, Cadena Ser and 40 Principales.
With her project Cantando a las Poetas del 27 (“Singing to the Women Poets of ’27”) she has taken the poetry of some of the women of the most important literary generation of the Spanish 20th century to more than a hundred places in Spain, the United States and Mexico.
She was a member of Larry Martin’s band and of Speak Jazzy, the sequel to the band after Martin’s death. She has collaborated and recorded with the band Patáx, with Natural Funk as well as with other artists such as Javi Montes, Joe Eceiza, Jorge Marazu, Toni Brunet, Paco Ortega, Rebeca Jiménez, Pastora Soler, Raphael, Rebeca Rods, Alejandro Sanz, Rosa López, Ivanga Blue, Dani Diges, Mauri Sanchis, Eduardo Laguillo or Pedro Ruy Blas, and has belonged to the Black Light Gospel Choir and the children’s theatre company Sin Fin.