Philippe Meunier - The Guitar Man
Philippe Meunier is a Winnipeg based Flamenco Guitarist who performs for theatres, cabaret in restaurant and clubs, festivals and corporate events. In 2016, he was awarded three grants by the Canada Council for the Arts, the Manitoba Arts Council & the Winnipeg Arts Council to pursue his study of Flamenco in Spain. Whether solo or with flamenco dancers, Philippe keeps the audience engaged in this passionate, lively, percussive and seductive art form which appears on the UNESCO's list of Intagible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Philippe has performed at major events across Canada including: The Canadian Francophone Games (MB), Folklorama (MB), The Winnipeg Fringe Festival (MB), The Stream of Dance Festival (SK), The Saskatchewan International Jazz Festival, Prairie Music Week (MB), The Regina Folk Festival (SK), The Flatland Music Festival (SK), The Saskatoon Guitar Festival & a series of concerts at the Québec Civilisation Museum (Qué). He has also made several nation-wide recordings for CBC TV & Radio in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Québec.