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Daniel Montorio

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Speciality

Music

 

 

Date of birth

Jan 4, 1904

Date of death

1982
  


" Theatre and film musician. He has worked on 95 plays for the theatre and composed the music for over 100 films."

He was born in Huesca in 1904. His first music teacher was Alejandro Coronas, followed by Mariano Lloro. His training was interrupted due to his family's economic hardships, but thanks to the support of Ramón Mayor, he was awarded a scholarship which enabled him to move to Madrid and continue his studies at the Royal Conservatory of Music. In 1928 he won a place through public examination in the Banda de Alabarderos troupe. He died in Madrid on March 24, 1982.

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    Soy minero

    The copla "Soy minero" ("I'm a Miner") become in no time the singer Antonio Molina's most successful performance, and one of the most famous tunes in Spain.

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