Monday, December 24, 2012

Roldan, Amadeo

Amadeo Roldan(1900-1938), Cuban violinist and composer, born in Paris of Spanish father and French mother. He learned to play piano from his mother. After graduating from Madrid Conservatory, in 1919 he moved to Cuba and became the concert-master of orchestras, later became the conductor of the Orquesta Filamonica de Havana, and also founded the Havana String Quartet. He composed orchestral music and piano pieces.

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  1. is it possible to purchase this stamp if yes where???