Guerrero, Alberto

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Name
Guerrero, Alberto Gender: M
Antonio Alberto García Guerrero
born on 6 February 1886 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place La Serena, Chile, 29s54, 71w16
Timezone LMT m71w16 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 17°38' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 12°42 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 22°25'



Alberto Guerrero

Biography

Chilean-Canadian composer, pianist, and teacher. While he is most famously remembered as the mentor of Canadian pianist Glenn Gould, Guerrero influenced several generations of musicians through his many years of teaching at the Toronto Conservatory of Music. He died on November 7, 1959, aged 73.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "In search of Alberto Guerrero" by John Beckwith (Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press, 2006), p. 3: "In a birth certificate dated 'district no. 1, department of La Serena, 5 March 1886,' his father, described as 'Daniel García y Urriondo [sic], Chilean, forty-five years old, inspector general,' declares that 'in his home in the Calle de Infante [sic], on 6 February last, at six o'clock in the morning, was born a child of the masculine sex, legitimate son of the declarant ...'"

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Music)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist)