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Halffter Escriche, Rodolfo


 Halffter, Rodolfo   (Source: 1,2,3,4,5)

composer, conductor

born: 30 Oct 1900 Madrid, Spain Source: 6  

born: 20 Oct 1900 Source: 7  
born: 10 Oct 1899 Source: 8  

died: 14 Oct 1987 Mexico City, Mexico Source: 6  

The Music Sack has 41 items with information about Rodolfo Halffter Escriche:


Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin Keyboard Music in the Twentieth Century

p. 404 In:
Gordon, Stewart
A History of Keyboard Literature.
Music for the Piano and its Forerunners
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 566 p.

Number of People : 52

 1996 Source: 6

Fischer, Miguel
Furman, John M.
Schleifer, Martha Furman
Latin American classical composers
A biographical dictionary
Compiled and edited by Miguel Fischer, Martha Furman Schleifer, John M. Furman
Lanham, Md: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1996, 407 p.

Number of People : 1,198


Franzen, Cola
Marco, Tomas
Spanish music in the twentieth century
Translated by Cola Franzen
Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 1993, 261 p.

Number of People : 157


Sparrer, Walter-Wolfgang
Heister, Hanns-Werner
Komponisten der Gegenwart
Edition Text+Kritik
Herausgegeben von Hanns-Werner Heister und Walter-Wolfgang Sparrer

Number of People : 466


[mentioned in the text]

The above item is part of :
Tapia Colman, Simon
Musica y musicos en Mexico
Mexico City: Panorama Editorial, 1991, 260 p.

Number of People : 27


Wright, H. Stephen
Limbacher, James L.
Keeping score : film and television music, 1980-1988
(with additional coverage of 1921-1979)
James L. Limbacher and H. Stephen Wright
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1991

Number of People : 5,562


Harper, Nancy Lee
The piano sonatas of Rodolfo Halffter : transformation or new technique?
North Texas State (Denton). 1985. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


Wilson, Lyle G.
A dictionary of pianists
London: Robert Hale, 1985

Number of People : 2,597


Powell, Linton Elzie
A history of Spanish piano music
Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1980

Number of People : 153

 1980 Source: 7

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


Iglesias, Antonio
Rodolfo Halffter (su obra para piano)
Madrid: Alpuerto 1979. 358 S.
       Mit Notenbeisp.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)

 1975 Source: 4

Ruiz Gallardon, Jose Maria
Fernandez-Cid, Antonio
Cien Anos de teatro musical en Espana (1875-1975)
Prologo de Jose Maria Ruiz Gallardon
Madrid: Real Musical Editores, 1975

Number of People : 126

More Details : (1 Section)


Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


Powell, Linton Elzie
Rodolfo Halffter, Domenico Scarlatti, and Kirkpatrick's crux.
The American Music Teacher. 25 (1975/76), Nr. 6, S. ~8.
       Mit 8 Notenbeisp.

Number of People : 1

 1974 Source: 2

Malmstrom, Dan
Introduction to twentieth century Mexican music
Uppsala: Akad. avh. Uppsala univ, 1974

Number of People : 33


Limbacher, James L.
Film music : from violins to video
Compiled and edited by James L. Limbacher
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974

Number of People : 4,664


Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
Vol. II
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974, 567 p.

Number of People : 6,198


Vinton, John
Dictionary of contemporary music
Edited by John Vinton
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1974, 834 p.

Number of People : 1,053


Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


Fernandez-Cid, Antonio
La musica espanola en el siglo XX
Madrid: Publicaciones de la Fundacion Juan March, 1973

Number of People : 218


Sternfeld, Frederick W.
Music in the modern age
Edited by F.W. Sternfeld
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1973, 515 p.

Number of People : 95


Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183

 1965 Source: 5

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
New York: Scarecrow Press, 1964, 405 p.

Number of People : 5,157


Fernandez-Cid, Antonio
Lieden y canciones de Espana
Madrid: Editora Nacional, 1963, 531 p.

Number of People : 204


Prieberg, Fred K.
Lexikon der neuen Musik
Freiburg: K. Alber, 1958, 494 p.

Number of People : 351

 1956 Source: 1

Composers of the Americas
Biographical data and catalog of their works
Volume 2
Washington, D.C.: Secretaria General, organizacion de los Estados Americanos, 1956

Number of People : 16


Field, Michael Greet
Two-world composer : Rodolfo Halffter, Spaniard living in Mexico, thinks music should be melodious
Americas [Washington, D.C.], v.7, no.10 (Oct. 1955), p.10-14
       Note: Biography with extensive comment on compositions, and musical life in Mexico.

Number of People : 1


Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


Field, Michael Greet
La segunda sonata para piano, de Rodolfo Halffter.
Nuestra Musica [Mexico, D. F.], v.7, no.27-28 (3. trimestre, 1952), p. 208-211.
       Note: Halffter's Piano Sonata No 2 was first performed by Miguel Garcia Mora on Aug. 4, 1952.

Number of People : 1


Field, Michael Greet
Las "Once Bagatelas" de Rodolfo Halffter.
Nuestra Musica [Mexico, D. F.], v.6, no.21 (1. trimettre, 1951), p. 44-48.

Number of People : 1


Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


Mayer-Serra, Otto
Musica y musicos de Latinoamerica
Mexico City: Atlante, 1947, 2V; 1134P.

Number of People : 934


Bal y Gay, Jesus
Rodolfo Halffter
Nuestra Musica [Mexico, D. F.], v.1, no.3 (July 1946), p.141-146
       music, illust.

Number of People : 1

 1945 Source: 3

Slonimsky, Nicolas
Music of Latin America
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1945, 374 p.

Number of People : 284


Agea, Francisco
Concerto en la mayor para violin y orquesta
Notas por Francisco Agea
Orquesta sinfonica de Mexico. Programa 3, temporada 1942, p.45-46.

Number of People : 1


Chase, Gilbert
The music of Spain
New York: W.W. Norton, 1941, 375 p.

Number of People : 83


Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835

 1938 Source: 8

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230

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