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The Friday OT: Paco de Lucía plays the Adagio from Joaquín Rodrigo’s Aranjuez Concierto

Rodrigo was in the audience that day, too. The day the greatest flamenco guitarist of all time took on the most famous classical guitar piece ever written. This is the second movement of the three and one of the melodies we’ve all heard at some point. But never played like this.

Youtube here. The last four minutes melt the hardest and coldest of hearts.

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