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Alicia de Larrocha de la Calle Net Worth

Alicia de Larrocha de la Calle Net Worth is
$250,000

Alicia de Larrocha de la Calle Biography

Alicia de Larrocha i de la Calle (23 May 1923 – 25 September 2009) was a Spanish pianist from Catalonia. One of the great piano legends of the 20th century, Reuters called her "the greatest Spanish pianist in history", Time "one of the world's most outstanding pianists" and The Guardian "the leading Spanish pianist of her time".She won multiple Grammy Awards and a Prince of Asturias Award for the Arts. She is credited with bringing greater popularity to the compositions of Isaac Albéniz and Enrique Granados. In 1995, she became the first Spanish artist to win the UNESCO Prize.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthMay 23, 1923
Died2009-09-25
Place Of BirthBarcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Height4' 7" (1.4 m)
ProfessionSoundtrack
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=2401943
Star SignGemini


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Considered the greatest interpreter of Spanish piano music in the twentieth century; she became world famous in the early 1960s.
2She made her debut at the age of six, in 1929.
3Famous concert pianist specializing in Spanish piano music.


Quotes

#Quote
1[Discussing her shrinking stature] I used to be 4 foot 7. Now I'm 4 foot 6, or 4 foot 5.


Filmography

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Conxita Badia no existeix2012Documentary performer: "Gracia mía"
Soldados de Salamina2003performer: "Cançó i dansa N. VI"
Star Trek: Nemesis2002performer: "Cancion y Danza No 6"
Nights in the Gardens of Spain1992Short performer: "Nights in the Gardens of Spain"
Crimes and Misdemeanors1989performer: "English Suite No. 2 in A minor" 1722 - as Alicia De Larrocha
United Nations Day Concert1984TV Movie performer: "Nights in the Gardens of Spain"

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nights in the Gardens of Spain1992ShortHerself - Pianist
Ravel1987TV Movie documentaryPianist
United Nations Day Concert1984TV MovieHerself (pianist)
Sounds of Summer: The Blossom Music Center with Pierre Boulez1969TV MovieHerself - Pianist
The Bell Telephone Hour1967TV SeriesHerself
Música de América y España1965Documentary shortHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Life and Death of Manuel de Falla1991Herself (pianist)

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