Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia Performs at Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia Performs at Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia performed at Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center For Performing Arts on April 25, 2012 (Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com)

This was Paco de Lucía’s first appearance in Las Vegas.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

The most innovative and influential flamenco artist of the last 30 years, Paco de Lucia’s flamenco recordings have had a revolutionary impact, infusing new life into the art form and bringing it worldwide attention. His groundbreaking collaborations with jazz artists (John McLaughlin, Chick Corea, and Larry Coryell) and his participation in notable soundtracks have brought him to the attention of a broad audience. He is widely considered the greatest guitarist alive in any genre and his live performances included a group of seven musicians/singers/dancers.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.

Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas
Flamenco Guitarist Paco de Lucia performs at The Smith Center For Performing Arts in Las Vegas

Photo: © Erik Kabik/ www.erikkabik.com.