Manolo Sanlucar

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Birthday
24, 1943
Birthplace
Cadiz
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
24, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
Cadiz

About

Pioneer in contemporary flamenco guitar music composition. In 2000, he was the winner of the Premio Nacional de Musica.

Before Fame

His compositions "Fantasía para guitarra y orquesta," "Trebujena," "Medea," and "Soleá" brought him great acclaim and recognition.

Trivia

He was the recipient of the Premio Nacional de Musica in 2000.

Family Life

He was born in Sanlúcar de Barrameda. His baker father inspired both him and his brothers to take up musical instruments, especially the guitar.

Associated With

He and Val Ramos were both considered pioneers in flamenco guitar performance.