Saturday, February 9, 2013

Matos, Manuel Garcia

Manuel Garcia Matos(1912-1974), Spanish folklorist and musicologist. He studied violin, piano, flute, and composition. He collected more than 10,000 folk music. In 1945 he received the National Award for Folklore , and became a professor at the Royal Conservatory of Madrid. He made an anthology of folk music of Spain.

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