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Readers recommend playlist: your songs about Spain

Flamenco maestros such as Paco de Lucía and Sabicas mean Spanish dancers will welcome this week’s list

Here is this week’s playlist – songs picked by a reader from hundreds of stories and suggestions on last week’s callout. Thanks for taking part. Read more about how our weekly series works at the end of the piece.

If there is a theme that has dominated songwriters’ minds when it comes to Spain, it is the country’s civil war. Of the many songs on offer in your nominations this week, I have decided to start with Phil Ochs’s Spanish Civil War Song.

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