The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #156004   Message #3675244
Posted By: Big Al Whittle
06-Nov-14 - 06:30 PM
Thread Name: Obit: Manitas de Plata, old 'silver fingers'
Subject: RE: Obit: Manias de Plata, old 'silver fingers'
astonishing guitarist,   played with all five right hand fingers, three lines of simulataneous picking patterns. I only saw him once at the de montfort hall, Leicester, 1967.

the first time i saw a mass standing ovation. he had a guitar with a sketch by Picasso on the front.