Baliardo, Ricardo
(Manitas de Plata)
    (1921- )
   France. Musician. His stage name literally means "Little Hands of Silver." Born in Arles, he learned to play the guitar from his father, who was a horse dealer. Baliardo has made many recordings and has toured widely. He is father to three of the Gypsy Kings and uncle to the other four.

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