Paco Peña

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Birthday
1, 1942
Birthplace
Cordoba, Spain
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
1, 1942 (age 77)
Birthplace
Cordoba, Spain

About

Flamenco guitarist who gained international attention for his Spanish folk music. He released his first album in 1966 and founded the Córdoba Guitar Festival.

Before Fame

He played guitar with his brother as a child.

Trivia

He performed at many famous venues, including Royal Albert Hall in London and Carnegie Hall in New York City.

Family Life

He married Dutchwoman Karin Peña.

Associated With

In 1967 he played a concert with iconic guitarist Jimi Hendrix.