Chaparro de Málaga - Guitar player
About Chaparro de Málaga
Chaparro de Málaga
Name: José Antonio Conejo Vida
Type: Guitar player
Place of birth: Málaga
JOSE ANTONIO CONEJO VIDA, more known with the name of Chaparro de Málaga, began to touch the guitar with 6 years of age, learning of hands of his father Domingo " El Chaparro ".
Later,he took as teachers Jose de la Vega "Veguilla" and later to Pedro Blanco. Habitual guitarist, for a long time, of Jose Manuel Ruiz Rosa " El Chino de Malaga", grand creator and complete artist, to whom they were admiring Camarón and Paco de Lucía, recorded accompanying the qualified disc " Vieja Letanía ", in 1996, under the record stamp "Auvidis", in which also they inform Vicente Amigo and Remedios Amaya.
José Antonio, "Chaparro de Málaga ", he is a born musician, an extraordinary, respectful guitarist with sings for what is needed by the big figures of the Fleming. Without forgetting his great quality as soloist.
He has touched close to guitars as prestigious as that of Tomatito, Enrique de Melchor, Moraíto. Jose Antonio Chaparro has several national prizes and has shared cartel with flamenco singers as Arcángel,Estrella Morente , Pepe De Lucía, Juanito Villar, Raimundo Amador, Parrita, The Chichos etc.