Cepa Andaluza is a 1972 composition by virtuoso Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia. It featured on his 1973 album, Fuente y caudal. A Bulería, it is generally played in C phrygian, with a capo on the third fret, based around the C 7 flat 9 chord. It has been played by Grisha Goryachev.
Jazz Forum cite "Cepa Andaluza" and "Entre dos Aguas" as among his most popular compositions, both appearing on his 1973 album Fuente y caudal. Mel Bay Publications describe it as a "magnificent bulerías", and said to "compare the palmas patterns on it to those on any bulerías from the CD "Cositas Buenas" (2004)." Richard Chapman and Eric Clapton describe Cepa Andaluza as "exciting", and note that the track was originally an afterthought, and was "set to change Paco's career." Guitar International noted that the recording of Cepa Andaluza has "the aire of a juerga", with Paco "swinging to the jaleo and palmas on a track."
- Jazz forum. Jazz Forum, European Jazz Federation, International Jazz Federation, Polish Jazz Society. 1998. p. 68. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
- Tomatito, Jose Fernandez; Vargas, Enrique (1 May 2008). Tomatito's Paseo de Los Castanos Score, Volume 1: The Great Flamenco Guitars of Today Library. RGB Arte Visual. p. 125. ISBN 9790801224309. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
- Chapman, Richard; Clapton, Eric (2000). Guitar: music, history, players. Dorling Kindersley Pub. p. 40. ISBN 978-0-7894-5963-3. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
- Guitar International. Musical New Services Limited. 1990. p. 25. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
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