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IMPELLITTERI To Release 'The Nature Of The Beast' Album In October

Like their childhood musical heroes, including Vivaldi, IRON MAIDEN, QUEEN, BLACK SABBATH, Al DiMeola, Paco de Lucia, John McLaughlin and Pavarotti, IMPELLITTERI strive for greatness — creating, performing and recording this new music with all ...
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Presentan “The Paco de Lucia Project”, grabación en homenaje al genio

Pulso de San Luis (Comunicado de prensa) - 18 Jul 2018
Con un disco totalmente en vivo, como homenaje a la figura del célebre músico español Paco de Lucía, el productor Javier Limón presentó hoy una grabación realizada a raíz de la gira internacional de “The Paco de Lucía Project”, con los músicos que le ...
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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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Tel Aviv pays homage to Paco de Lucia

The Jerusalem Post - 19 Jun 2018
Beloved Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucía would have turned 70 this week if he hadn't unexpectedly passed away four years ago. To honor his birthday, flamenco dancer Ornili Azulay is hosting a tribute in Tel Aviv to De Lucía, who brought ...
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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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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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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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Paco de Lucia - obituary - 26 Feb 2014
In 1977 Paco de Lucia married Casilda Varela, the daughter of General Varela, a former Nationalist commander in the Spanish Civil War. The marriage was later dissolved and he married, secondly, Gabriela Carrasco, who survives him with their son and ...
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Paco de Lucia Scholarship Launches at Berklee

Billboard - 28 Jun 2016
Iberia Airlines is sponsoring a new scholarship in the name of late guitar great Paco de Lucia at Berklee College of Music, open to guitarists from Spain or Latin America. According to Berklee, Juan Cabezon Oppici of Madrid is the winner of the 2016 ...
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Paco de Lucia, flamenco guitarist, dies at 66

Washington Post - 27 Feb 2014
Paco de Lucia, one of the world's greatest guitarists who dazzled audiences with his lightning-speed flamenco rhythms and finger work, died Feb. 26 in Mexico. He was 66. He suffered a heart attack while on vacation at the Caribbean beach resort of ...
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In pursuit of Paco de Lucia - 05 Mar 2014
Paco de Lucia, who died in February, was the greatest flamenco guitarist of his era, a man who had an impact on life in Spain at least as great as that of the Beatles in Britain. Hailed by The New York Times as “the world's most advanced guitarist in ...

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