Valverde, Joaquin (b Badajoz, 1846; d Madrid, 1910). Sp. composer, conductor, and flautist. Played fl. in th. orchs. 1859–71, then cond. 1871–91. Wrote over 30 zarzuelas and songs, incl. the popular Clavelitos (Carnations), and over 200 instr. works.
More From encyclopedia.com
Arnold Schoenberg , Schoenberg, Arnold Schoenberg, Arnold [ Arnold Schönberg] (b Vienna, 1874; d Los Angeles, 1951). Austrian-born composer, conductor, and teacher (Amer… Edouard Victor Antoine Lalo , Lalo, Édouard-Victor-Antoine (b Lille, 1823; d Paris, 1892). Fr. composer of Sp. descent. Pubd. songs 1848–9. Played in Armingaud Qt. from 1855. Vn.… Aulis , Sallinen, Aulis (Heikki) (b Salmi, Finland, 1935). Finn. composer. Manager, Finnish Radio SO 1960–70. Teacher, Sibelius Acad. 1965–81. Became Finn. G… Gustav Holst , Holst, Gustav (Theodore) Holst, Gustav (Theodore) (b Cheltenham, 1874; d London, 1934). Eng. composer of Swed. descent. Trained as a pianist, his fat… Sir Arnold Edward Trevor Bax , Bax, (Sir) Arnold (Edward Trevor) (b Streatham, London, 1883; d Cork, 1953). Eng. composer who was Master of the King's (Queen's) Musick 1942–53. Stu… Karol Szymanowski , Szymanowski, Karol (b Tymoshovka, Ukraine, 1882; d Lausanne, 1937). Polish composer. Boyhood spent in Ukraine, where many Poles owned land. Showed ea…
About this article
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article
You Might Also Like