A celebrity of television and stage in Spain and South America, JUAN TAMARIZ is known internationally among magicians as a true master of his art.
Juan Tamariz is most recognized for, among magicians, is his trailblazing work with the memorized deck – a tool with extraordinary potential for creating utterly baffling magic.
Over the past two decades, Tamariz has been the recognized leader in its use and, with Simon Aronson in the United States (who contributes an introduction to this book), the most influential.
Tamariz’s memorized deck stack, “Mnemonica”, has become a legend with card magicians throughout the world, and within this book he reveals at last its complete workings, as well as teaching the reader how to memorize the stack-forever – in as little as three hours.
Accompanying this information are more than a hundred tricks and routines that radically expand the range of effects commonly thought possible with a memorized deck, and an annotated bibliography that leads the reader to an amazing body of additional material on the memorized deck, making Mnemonica the most complete study of its subject ever done.
The memorized deck: a bit of history
Tamariz’s Mnemonica (structure)
Tricks specific to mnemonica – tricks with stay stack
Specific tricks with the mnemonica order
Tricks unique to mnemonica using the half stack
Tricks with the half stack
Language: English, 432 illustrated pages