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Music Notes: Ottmar Liebert's Flamenco Revolution

Washington Life Magazine - 20 Oct 2018
This new take on an old sound pleased many, but at first, it didn't please one of Liebert's heroes, the legendary flamenco player Paco De Lucia who described Liebert's take on flamenco as “una degeneración, una caricatura del flamenco” (“a degeneration ...
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Interpretando Paco de Lucia

BolognaToday - 05 Oct 2018
L'affermato duo di chitarre, Bruno Laudato & Riccardo Farolfi in concerto col "progetto interpretando Paco de Lucia" propongono brani estratti dalla ampia discografia del chitarrista andaluso. Eseguiranno brani famosi come Entre dos Aguas, Barrio la ...
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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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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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Fingerakrobaten sind zurück -Das Online Musikmagazin - 18 Oct 2018
Auch wenn Al Di Meola und Paco Lucia zu den Künstlern gehören, vor denen sich der Royal Guitar Club neben Musikern wie Gary Moore oder Marc Cohn musikalisch verbeugt, ist die Band nicht rein instrumental unterwegs, sondern singt zuweilen auch ...
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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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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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'Camaron: Flamenco and Revolution': Film Review

Hollywood Reporter - 04 Jun 2018
Alexis Morante's documentary Camaron: Flamenco and Revolution goes some way toward doing justice to the man whose voice, in the words of his friend and longtime guitarist Paco de Lucia, "evokes the desolation of his people." But the finally enigmatic ...
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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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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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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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Tommy Emmanuel: the 10 guitarists that blew my mind

MusicRadar - 09 Jan 2018
Australian fingerstyle virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel is one of only five guitarists anointed as 'Certified Guitar Players' by his hero Chet Atkins*, and it's no surprise to see the rockabilly titan amongst his pick of the masters who have influenced his ...

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