Jose Feliciano is a composer, singer, guitarist extraordinaire.
Born in Puerto Rico (1945), he was blind from birth
and viewed the world through the lens of music.
His talent was evident from an early age.
While growing up, he was greatly influenced by a
variety of musical genre: jazz, soul, rock-n-roll.
In addition, he taught himself to play the guitar.
Later he studied classical guitar,
which augmented his musical range.
(image from josefeliciano.com):
The young Jose Feliciano,
always with a guitar in hand
Jose Feliciano is best known for his rendition of
Light My Fire (by The Doors)
and the holiday sing along favourite
Feliz Navidad! (Spanish for Happy Christmas!).
(image from t-music.cz):
Music virtuoso, Jose Feliciano
Vamos a cantar, con Jose Feliciano