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Amadeo Roldan: initiator of Cuban symphonic art

Havana, Cuba. – Composer Amadeo Roldan was born in Paris on July 12 1900. Years later, he became the founder of symphonic art in our country. He was the first musician to realize the technical possibilities of Afro-Cuban instruments. Consequently, he introduced them as leading elements, instead of mere accompaniment of his musical work. Amadeo Roldán, compositor cubano. Foto tomada de Internet In...