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Promotional activities during 2009 will be the Flamenco Biennial for the first time to New York, London, Rome and Tokyo to "consolidate in Europe and in the more distant markets," United States and Asia, reported yesterday the director of the Biennale, Domingo González.

February 13 will start promoting at the Skirball Theater in New York with the show night from Seville featuring pianist Dorantes, the Archangel singer and dancer Rosario Toledo. The Organization will pay tribute to the singer Manolo Caracol, on the occasion of the centenary of his birth, in the Maestranza Theatre in collaboration with the Andalusian Agency for the development of Flamenco. One of the novelties of the biennial is the creation of the workshop of musical production, desktop publishing label with the help of high education in art and technology, and the result will be the creation of a disc in which there will be a theme of each of the participants in this workshop.

In this Edition, together with the Institute of culture and art of Seville Flamenco Biennial have reached an agreement with the Seville tourism Consortium for the development of joint actions for the promotion of the city as a tourist destination to "attract cultural tourism as the main industry of the city", said the President of the Consortium, Rosamar Prieto-Castro.