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Paco de Lucía (1947–2014)

Paco de Lucía was born on December 21, 1947 in Algeciras, Cádiz, Andalucía, Spain as Francisco Sánchez Gómez. He was married to Casilda Varela. He died on February 25, 2014 in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 wins. See more awards »

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  Ochéntame... otra vez (TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (writer - 2 episodes, 2015 - 2016)
- Somos rumberos (2016) ... (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
- Flamenco Revolution (2015) ... (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
 2015 Los Goya 29 edición (TV Movie) (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
 2011 Vago (Video short) (performer: "Llora la Siguiryia") / (writer: "Llora la Siguiryia")
  Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #5.26 (2011) ... (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
 2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.22 (2009) ... (performer: "Concierto de Aranjuez")
 2008 Walking Vengeance (performer: "Sólo quiero caminar", "Buana Buana King Kong") / (writer: "Sólo quiero caminar", "Buana Buana King Kong")
 2008 Vicky Cristina Barcelona (performer: "Entre dos aguas" - as Paco de Lucia) / (writer: "Entre dos aguas" - as Paco de Lucia)
 2008 Dom Manuel II, O Rei Traído (TV Movie documentary) (as Paco de Lucia, "Adagio")
 2006 Las 100 mejores canciones del Pop-Rock español de Rolling Stone (TV Movie) (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
  Cuéntame (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2005)
- Amores y desamores (2005) ... (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
 2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (performer: "La Niña de Puerta Oscura", "Concierto de Aranjuez")
 1995 Flamenco (Documentary) (performer: "Tangos")
 1981 Fast, Fast (writer: "Caramba carambita")
 1979 La Sabina (performer: "La Sabina (Tema De Amor)") / (writer: "La Sabina (Tema De Amor)")
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Alternate Names:

Paco De Lucia | Francisco Sánchez

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I grew up with my family in a gypsy neighborhood. There was music all day long until late in the night. My father was a guitar player and composer, my two brothers Ramon and Pepe became musicians. When you hear music every day it becomes like milk that you drink and that you need every day. And even before I started to play an instrument, I knew all the rhythms and was able to distinguish the ... See more »


He recorded his first album in Madrid when he was 18. See more »


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