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Flamenco Is Alive After Paco De Lucía

NPR - 14 Nov 2017
The guitarist Paco de Lucía died more than three years ago, leaving behind an immense impact on flamenco music. He expanded what once was a very strict, traditional form by adding jazz and world music influences, and by collaborating with musicians ...
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Concert de Sandro Lorier

Le Républicain Lorrain - 23 May 2018
Guitariste de jazz et du style rumba flamenca, il a été bercé depuis son plus jeune âge par différentes musiques (le jazz manouche de Django Reinhardt, la Rrmba flamenca de Paco de Lucia, ou encore la bossa nova). Par son jeu de doigts, il est un des ...
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The Paco de Lucía Project Celebrates a Flamenco Legend

Miami New Times - 24 Oct 2017
Few artists have had the impact on their disciplines that guitarist Paco de Lucía had in flamenco. He expanded the harmonic vocabulary, incorporated instruments from outside the tradition, and had a curiosity that led him to collaborations with artists ...
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Кралят на фламенкото Висенте Амиго води „Сърцето на Андалусия“ в София

24 часа - 22 May 2018
В музикалната му история гордо стоят колаборации с много световни артисти – с идола му и първопричината самият Висенте да хване китарата – Paco de Lucia, Sting, с който записват заедно песента Send Your Love, музикантите от Dire Straits ...
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3 New Playgrounds Are Ramping up Their Equipment Game

5280 | The Denver Magazine - 27 Apr 2018
At more than 15 years old, the outdated play structures at Paco Sanchez Park have needed an upgrade for a while. They'll get it when Denver Parks and Recreation debuts the first phase of Paco Sanchez's “Re-Imagine Play” initiative this month. The ...
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Harris Center Presents Javier Limon's THE PACO DE LUCIA PROJECT

Broadway World - 27 Sep 2017
The influence of Paco de Lucía on flamenco guitar has been compared to that of Andrés Segovia's on classical guitar. Here, his longtime collaborator and producer (and 10-time Latin Grammy winner) Javier Limón reassembles the ensemble that toured with ...
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Readers recommend playlist: your songs about Spain

The Guardian - 22 Feb 2018
Paco de Lucía's 1990 album Zyryab was a tribute to the 9th-century musician Ziryab, who was credited with bringing the Persian lute (the precursor of the modern-day guitar) to Spain. Playa del Carmen is De Lucía's celebration of the beach in Mexico ...
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Guitarist Grisha Goryachev brings Russian feeling to flamenco

San Francisco Chronicle - 14 Mar 2018
Grisha Goryachev was 8 years old in 1986 when flamenco guitar giant Paco de Lucia performed in Russia for the first time. He attended the concert in his hometown of Leningrad, which reverted to its original name, St. Petersburg, after the Soviet Union ...
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Paco de Lucía, Master Flamenco Guitarist, Dies at 66

New York Times - 27 Feb 2014
Paco de Lucía, who was born into a musical family and grew up to become one of the world's greatest guitarists, mastering flamenco music and finding new audiences by blending it with jazz and other genres, died on Wednesday in Mexico. He was 66.
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Paco de Lucia is a Google Doodle

Billboard - 21 Dec 2016
Paco de Lucia is being honored with a Google Doodle, in celebration of his birthday today (Dec. 21). The Google animation depicts the Spanish guitar hero in a typical white shirt with puffy sleeves and a black vest, with the spotlight shining on his ...
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Guitarist Al Di Meola Stopping At Infinity Hall Hartford

Hartford Courant - 03 Feb 2018
Guitarist Al Di Meola would never be called a minimalist. Di Meola, who first came to listeners' attention as the fusion-shredder in prog-jazz supergroup Return To Forever, went on to make several pyrotechnic Spanish-tinged records that drew on ...

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