Revueltas, Silvestre

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Name
Revueltas, Silvestre Gender: M
Silvestre Revueltas Sánchez
born on 31 December 1899 at 23:59 (= 11:59 PM )
Place Santiago Papasquiaro, Mexico, 25n03, 105w25
Timezone LMT m105w25 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 10°27' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 06°37 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 09°16'



Silvestre Revueltas (in 1930)

Biography

Mexican composer of classical music, a violinist and a conductor. He was assistant conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, 1929-1935. He wrote film music, chamber music, songs, and a number of other works. His best-known work is the film score for La Noche de los Mayas. He died in Mexico City of pneumonia (complicated by alcoholism), at the age of 40 on October 5, 1940.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death by Disease 5 October 1940 (Pneumonia complicated by alcoholism)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Brassy, brash and very populist," by Rupert Christiansen, Daily Telegraph, 9 August 2002, p. 21: "THE Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas's Wild Revolution lived up to its name. Symbolically born at midnight on Dec 31, 1899, Revueltas was an impassioned Communist ..."

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Classical music)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Violinist)

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