Gaspar Cassadó

1897 - 1966

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Gaspar Cassadó i Moreu (30 September or 5 October 1897 – 24 December 1966) was a Spanish cellist and composer of the early 20th century. He was born in Barcelona to a church musician father, Joaquim Cassadó, and began taking cello lessons at age seven. When he was nine, he played in a recital where Pablo Casals was in the audience; Casals immediately offered to teach him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaspar Cassadó has received more than 79,151 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Gaspar Cassadó is the 678th most popular composer, the 837th most popular biography from Spain and the 22nd most popular Composer.

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Among composers, Gaspar Cassadó ranks 678 out of 1,216Before him are Eduardo di Capua, André Messager, Isang Yun, Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer, Sergei Bortkiewicz, and Boris Asafyev. After him are Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Boris Blacher, Jakov Gotovac, Oskar Nedbal, Alonso Mudarra, and Nikolai Tcherepnin.

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Among people born in 1897, Gaspar Cassadó ranks 130Before him are Elisabeth Bergner, Emil Leon Post, Štefan Tiso, Richard Hildebrandt, August Heissmeyer, and Tan Malaka. After him are Ram Prasad Bismil, Edith Head, Marian Anderson, Xu Zhimo, Horace McCoy, and Traicho Kostov. Among people deceased in 1966, Gaspar Cassadó ranks 93Before him are Homi J. Bhabha, Arthur Percival, Nikolay Cherkasov, Camilo Torres Restrepo, John of Shanghai and San Francisco, and Alfred P. Sloan. After him are Joseph A. Walker, Helen Kane, Heimito von Doderer, Sylvère Maes, Stanisław Mikołajczyk, and Natacha Rambova.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Gaspar Cassadó ranks 837 out of 2,932Before him are Rodrigo de Bastidas (1460), Juan de Valdés (1505), Luis Fernández (1959), Francisco Ayala (1906), García Jiménez of Pamplona (800), and Juan Ruiz (1283). After him are Alonso Berruguete (1488), Jacinto Quincoces (1905), Ignacio Zuloaga (1870), Antonio Maura (1853), Juan de Garay (1528), and Idris al-Ma'mun (1186).

Among COMPOSERS In Spain

Among composers born in Spain, Gaspar Cassadó ranks 22Before him are Diego Ortiz (1510), Luis de Milán (1500), Xavier Cugat (1900), Luis de Pablo (1930), Felip Pedrell (1841), and Francisco Guerrero (1528). After him are Juan Bautista Cabanilles (1644), Luis de Narváez (1500), Alberto Iglesias (1955), Xavier Montsalvatge (1912), Ruperto Chapí (1851), and Federico Moreno Torroba (1891).