Francisco Amat Rodríguez (born April 22, 1950), better known as Pancho Amat, is a Cuban musician specialized in the tres. In 1971, he became a founding member of Manguaré, which would become one of the leading ensembles within the nueva trova movement. He later played in Adalberto Álvarez y su Son. Currently, he is the leader of his own group, El Cabildo del Son.
|Birth name||Francisco Amat Rodríguez|
|Born||April 22, 1950|
Güira de Melena, Cuba
|Genres||Son cubano, punto cubano, guajira|
|Associated acts||Manguaré, Adalberto Álvarez|
- Díaz Ayala, Cristóbal. "Entrevista a Pancho Amat" (PDF). Diaz Ayala Cuban and Latin American Popular Music Collection (in Spanish). Florida International University. Retrieved April 15, 2018.
- "Pancho Amat". LaHabana.com. April 1, 2013. Retrieved April 15, 2018.
- "Pancho Amat: Premio Nacional de la Música 2010". Cubadebate (in Spanish). December 12, 2010. Retrieved April 15, 2018.