Federico Moreno Torroba

Composer. Born 3 March 1891. Died 12 September 1982
Federico Moreno Torroba
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1891-03-03
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Federico Moreno Torroba

Federico Moreno Torroba Biography (Wikipedia)

Federico Moreno Torroba (3 March 1891 – 12 September 1982) was a Spanish composer, conductor, and theatrical impresario. He is especially remembered for his important contributions to the classical guitar repertoire, becoming one of the leading twentieth-century composers for the instrument. He was also one of the foremost composers of zarzuelas, a form of Spanish light opera. His 1932 zarzuela, Luisa Fernanda, has proved to be enduringly popular. In addition, he composed ballets, symphonic works, and piano pieces, as well as one-act operas and one full-length opera, El poeta, which premiere in 1980, starring well-known tenor Plácido Domingo. Moreno Torroba also ran his own zarzuela company, which toured extensively, especially in Latin America.

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Castillos De Espana
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Sonata Fantasia: iii. Allegro - Allegro Moderato - Andante - Allegro
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Sonata Fantasia: iii. Allegro - Allegro Moderato - Andante - Allegro
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Sonatina for guitar; 1st movement, Allegretto
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Sonatina for guitar; 1st movement, Allegretto
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Castillos De Espana
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Castillos De Espana
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Amor, vida de mi vida, from Maravilla (zarzuela)
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Amor, vida de mi vida, from Maravilla (zarzuela)

Amor, vida de mi vida, from Maravilla (zarzuela)

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Los Gavilanes: Preludio y salida de Juan
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Los Gavilanes: Preludio y salida de Juan
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Madronos
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Madronos
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Amor, vida de me vida - Maravilla
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Amor, vida de me vida - Maravilla
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Sonatina (first movement: Allegretto)
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Sonatina (first movement: Allegretto)
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Sonatina (first movement)
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