Ernesto Halffter

Ernesto Halffter Escriche (16 January 1905 – 5 July 1989) was a Spanish composer and conductor. He was the brother of Rodolfo Halffter and part of the Grupo de los Ocho (English: Group of Eight), which formed a sub-set of the Generation of '27.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 16th, 1905 (Madrid), Died July 5th, 1989 (Madrid)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W98634 12-in. 2/20/1929 Danza de la gitana José Echániz Piano solo composer  
Columbia W98712 12-in. 9/15/1930 Danza de la pastora José Echániz Piano solo composer  
Columbia W98718 12-in. ca. 1930 Danza de la gitana José Echániz Piano solo composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Halffter, Ernesto," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102892.

Halffter, Ernesto. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102892.

"Halffter, Ernesto." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102892

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