THE BIRMINGHAM STUDIO ORCHESTRA
Conducted by JOSEPH LEWIS
WE know a good deal of modern Spanish music—that of Albeniz, Granados, Turina, de Falla. and others, but of the earlier art of the country less is heard. We are to hear some Spanish Sonatas contemporary with the music of Mozart. Haydn and Beethoven, as well as some by the pianist-composer who gives this recital.
Joaquin Nin y Castellano was born in Cuba in 1883, and has been a Professor at the Schola
Cantorum, in Paris, and the New University of Brussels. Besides teaching, lecturing and performing, he has founded a concert soctety and a musical review in his native Havana, and published books on music.
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