The BBC artist page for Ernesto Lecuona. Find the best clips, watch The Cuban pianist plays La Comparsa, one of Ernesto Lecuona’s Danzas Afrocubanas. Print and download in PDF or MIDI La Comparsa – Ernesto Lecuona. Free sheet music for Piano. Made by albetan. La Comparsa. Piano Solo. Series: Piano Publications. Publisher: Edward B. Marks Music Company. Composer: Ernesto Lecuona. View Instrumentation.

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Cuban music from A to Z. Ernesto and Ernestina’s cousin Margarita Lecuona was another accomplished musician and composer.

Lecuona was born in GuanabacoaHavanaCuba. La comparsa Danzas Afro-Cubanas Composer. Lecuona graduated from the National Conservatory of Havana with a Gold Medal for interpretation when he was sixteen. Ernesto Lecuona compatsa Casado August 6, — November 29, was a Cuban composer and pianist of worldwide fame.

This name uses Spanish naming customs: La Camparsa Last played on. Danza negra Danzas Afro-Cubanas. Show more Show less.


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The concert included the world premiere of Lecuona’s Black Rhapsody. The Music Goes Round. Read more at Wikipedia.

Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Lecuona’s talent for composition has influenced the Latin American world in a cokparsa quite similar to George Gershwin in the United States, in his case raising Cuban music to classical status.

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La comparsa Danzas Afro-Cubanas. He composed over six hundred pieces, mostly in the Cuban vein, and was a pianist of exceptional skill. A great deal of Lecuona’s music was first introduced to mass Compaesa audiences by Oecuona Arnaza fellow Cuban and Lucille Ball ‘s spouse.

Lecuona lived his final years in the US, but while traveling in the Canary Islands three years later, he died in the town of Santa Cruz de Tenerife on November 29, as a result of an attack of asthmaa disorder from which he had suffered his entire life. Ante el Escorial Composer. He started studying piano at an early age, under his sister Ernestina Lecuonaa famed composer in her own right. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia.


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A la Antigua Composer. Ernesto Lecuona Links MusicBrainz. This page was last edited on 13 Decemberat Andalucia Last played on. Last Played on BBC. Clara Rodriguez Featured Artist. Lecuona gave help and the use of his name to the popular touring group, the Lecuona Cuban Boysthough he did not play as a member of the band.