In Memory of Paco De Lucia

your music inspired
hearts – downtrod  or joyous
where have you gone

I just read on Frizztext’s Flickr Comments that Paco De Lucia, one of my favorite Spanish Flamingo guitarists has passed on. I’ve listened to his music for years since I discovered him for myself back in the 70s.  There are just so few Flaming guitarists of his calibre.

I’ve copied this from Euronews:

“The son of a flamenco guitarist he was born Francisco Sanchez Gomez in Algeciras in south east Spain. It’s reported he was in Mexico where he had lived for five years in the late 1990s relaxing on the beach with members of his family when he suffered a heart attack.”

He was 66 years old.

7 thoughts on “In Memory of Paco De Lucia

  1. Sorry, for not being around there …. thanks for the beautiful music too – not a fan of a instrument on their own .. don’t really know why. But I love listen to this …. thank you so much for sharing.


      • Thank you so much … have been in Stockholm .. and spent an evening with Michael Buble .. done some posts about it all. And also my “sorry ass” has been too sorry for sitting by the PC. My little netbook only speaks Swedish when it’s about spell check, so I have write first in worlds and then copy in my comments, takes ages .. Nice to be back!


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