Considered the Pioneer of the Symphony in Cuba
ROIG, Gonzalo (1890-1979). Composer of operettas, conductor. He found the Symphony Orchestra of La Habana (1922) being its conductor. He is considered the Pioneer of Symphony in Cuba. He found the National Opera (1938) and was the conductor. He composed one of the most famous Cuban songs of the last century “Quiereme Mucho”.
Partly printed document signed, one page, measures appx. 7”x9”. Titled “Escuela Municipal De Music” dated Habana 1929. A certificate issued to a student of the piano. Signed by Gonzalo Roig as Director. Very good condition and autographs of Roig are not common..............................$225.00