Manuel de Falla (1867-1946)
Famous Works Involving Orchestra
Homenejes, Noches en los jardines de Espana
- At a young age, de Falla had an interest in both music and literature. Around age 15, he founded two literary magazines, El Burlón and El Cascabel.
- He was introduced to the piano by his mother when he was 7 years old, and at age 9, he started taking piano lessons.
- From 1907-1914, de Falla lived in Paris, France, where he met and was influenced by Ravel, Debussy, and Dukas.
Upcoming Columbus Symphony Concerts Featuring de Falla’s Music
- None at this time