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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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 2015 Los Goya 29 edición (TV Movie) (performer: "Entre dos aguas") / (writer: "Entre dos aguas")
  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")
 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")
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Alternate Names:

Paco De Lucia | Francisco Sánchez
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As a young man, my greatest inspiration was [flamenco singer] Camaron de la Isla, no doubt. That was the best time of my life I would say. I learned so much and matured in this period. Later, my collaboration with Chick Corea, John [McLaughlin] and Al [Di Meola] in the guitar trio was something very special. I was very afraid in the beginning how to play with these fine musicians. But I found my ... See more »

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He became famous in the 1970s after recording the bestselling album "Entre Dos Aguas". In 1975, he became the first flamenco musician to perform at Madrid's opera house Teatro Real. See more »

Nickname:

Manitos de Oro

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