Carvajal Quiroz, Armando

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Carvajal Quiroz, Armando Gender: M
born on 7 June 1893 at 02:30 (= 02:30 AM )
Place Santiago, Chile, 33s27, 70w40
Timezone LST m70w40 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 16°43' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 13°24 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 19°47'


Chilean composer, educator, communist militant and director of Chilean orchestra. Armando was founder and first conductor of the Symphony Orchestra of Chile, key in the development of Chilean music from the 20s Spouse of Blanca Hauser, recognized Chilean soprano, one of the great figures of opera from the 30s and 50. He led the Orchestra of the Municipal marriage of President Carlos Ibáñez del Campo (the December 3, 1927). In 1928 he took an active membership in the group of musicians who promoted the reform of the National Conservatory, after which he was appointed director of the academy that year, extending this activity until 1943. He was also dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts the University of Chile (1931-1932). He died in Santiago on September 1972 at age 79.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes birth certificate


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor