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 Agustín Barrios Mangoré

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Agustín Barrios Mangoré Famous memorial

Birth
Paraguay
Death
7 Aug 1944 (aged 59)
San Salvador, Municipio de San Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador
Burial
San Salvador, Municipio de San Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador
Memorial ID
50986983 View Source

Guitarist and composer. He was famed for his phenomenal performances, both live and on gramophone recordings and he is usually credited as the first classical guitarist to make recordings in 1909 and 1910. His Bach-inspired La Catedral (1921) is often considered his most impressive work, even winning the approval of spanish guitarist Andrés Segovia. composed more than three hundred pieces in his lifetime. The more outstanding pieces in his repertoire are the following: Aconquija, Allegro Sinfónico, Chôro da saudade, Cueca, Danza Paraguaya, Estudio de Concierto, Jha, Che Valle, Julia Florida, Las Abejas, La Catedral, Leyenda Guaraní, London Karape, Madrigal-Gavota, Maxixa, Mazurka Apasionata, Preludio en C Menore, Sueño de la muñequita, Un sueño en la Floresta,Una limosnita por amor de Dios (Also known as "El ultimo trémolo" or "El último canto"), Vals No 3, Vals No 4, Vidalita, and Danza Guaraní.

Guitarist and composer. He was famed for his phenomenal performances, both live and on gramophone recordings and he is usually credited as the first classical guitarist to make recordings in 1909 and 1910. His Bach-inspired La Catedral (1921) is often considered his most impressive work, even winning the approval of spanish guitarist Andrés Segovia. composed more than three hundred pieces in his lifetime. The more outstanding pieces in his repertoire are the following: Aconquija, Allegro Sinfónico, Chôro da saudade, Cueca, Danza Paraguaya, Estudio de Concierto, Jha, Che Valle, Julia Florida, Las Abejas, La Catedral, Leyenda Guaraní, London Karape, Madrigal-Gavota, Maxixa, Mazurka Apasionata, Preludio en C Menore, Sueño de la muñequita, Un sueño en la Floresta,Una limosnita por amor de Dios (Also known as "El ultimo trémolo" or "El último canto"), Vals No 3, Vals No 4, Vidalita, and Danza Guaraní.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Errete
  • Added: 12 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 50986983
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50986983/agust%C3%ADn-barrios_mangor%C3%A9: accessed ), memorial page for Agustín Barrios Mangoré (5 May 1885–7 Aug 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 50986983, citing Cementerio de los Ilustres, San Salvador, Municipio de San Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador; Maintained by Find a Grave .