Ottmar Liebert is a German-born composer and guitarist, who has been one of the foremost practitioners of the “Nouveau Flamenco” style of music since the early 1990s.
A five-time Grammy nominee, Liebert started out playing rock before forming Luna Negra in New Mexico in 1989.
Since 1990, Ottmar Liebert has released a total of 25 albums including live releases, Christmas CDs, 15 CDs of original music, a DVD and remixes. He has received 38 Gold and Platinum certifications in the USA as well as certifications in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
His debut album sold double-platinum and has become one of the best-selling guitar albums of all time. In May 2006 Ottmar was ordained as a Zen Monk by Dennis Genpo Merzel, at the Kanzeon Zen Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
His latest album is “Petals On The Path.”