A native of Barcelona, Manuel Delgado Martinez began flamenco guitar at an early age. Inevitably. he soon sets off for Andalusia, the birthplace of the flamenco tradition. He discovers Grenada and then Seville where stayed for several years. Invited in 1988 to perform at the "First Paris Flamenco Guitar Festival " and instantly captivated by the musical breadth and diversity in the French capital, he decides to stay.