Alicia de Larrocha

Pianist. Born 23 May 1923. Died 25 September 2009
Alicia de Larrocha
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1923-05-23
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Alicia de Larrocha

Alicia de Larrocha Biography (Wikipedia)

Alicia de Larrocha y de la Calle (23 May 1923 – 25 September 2009) was a Spanish pianist and composer. She was considered one of the great piano legends of the 20th century. Reuters called her "the greatest Spanish pianist in history", Time "one of the world's most outstanding pianists" and The Guardian "the leading Spanish pianist of her time".

She won multiple Grammy Awards and a Prince of Asturias Award for the Arts. She is credited with bringing greater popularity to the compositions of Isaac Albéniz and Enrique Granados. In 1995, she became the first Spanish artist to win the UNESCO Prize.

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Past BBC Events

Proms 1987: Prom 49
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ej2xj5
Royal Albert Hall
1987-08-29T12:35:23
29
Aug
1987

Proms 1987: Prom 49

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Proms 1986: Prom 40
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ej89rz
Royal Albert Hall
1986-08-25T12:35:23
25
Aug
1986

Proms 1986: Prom 40

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1985: Prom 45
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e689rz
Royal Albert Hall
1985-08-30T12:35:23
30
Aug
1985

Proms 1985: Prom 45

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1984: Prom 27
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ewqfxj
Royal Albert Hall
1984-08-15T12:35:23
15
Aug
1984

Proms 1984: Prom 27

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Proms 1981: Prom 37
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/emb3d4
Royal Albert Hall
1981-08-24T12:35:23
24
Aug
1981

Proms 1981: Prom 37

Royal Albert Hall

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