Federico Chueca Net Worth

Federico Chueca Net Worth is
$9 Million

Federico Chueca Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Federico Chueca (5 May 1846 – 20 June 1908) was a Spanish composer of zarzuelas and author of La gran vía along with Joaquín Valverde Durán in 1886. Chueca was one of the most prominent figures of the género chico. Born in Madrid, Chueca entered the conservatory at eight years old, but his family later obligated him to abandon music to study medicine. He was arrested in 1866 as a participant in the student demonstrations against the Narváez government. While he spent three days in the prison of San Francisco in Madrid, he composed several waltzes that he entitled Lamentos de un preso ("Lamentations of a Prisoner"). Later, Francisco Asenjo Barbieri helped orchestrate and direct the works, and their success helped Chueca leave medicine and devote himself once more to music. He worked as a pianist and directed the orchestra of the Teatro Variedades. He is considered a self-taught musician. In fact, he was more schooled in the sciences than in music, however Chueca had an intuitive talent and grace with melody and rhythm that produced many works. He worked with several collaborators like Barbieri, Tomás Bretón, and especially Valverde, in many of his works.

Date Of BirthMay 5, 1846, Madrid, Spain
DiedJune 20, 1908, Madrid, Spain
Place Of BirthMadrid, Spain
ProfessionSoundtrack, Composer, Music Department
Star SignTaurus

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La sonata del silencio2016TV Mini-Series writer - 1 episode
Al final de la escapada2010Documentary writer: "La Gran Via"
A Voice Out of the Cold: Vivica Genaux2004TV Movie documentary writer: "Tango de la menegilda"
Las cosas del querer1989writer: "Tango de la Menegilda"
Mama Turns 1001979writer: "El dos de mayo"
Ana y los lobos1973writer: "El dos de mayo"
Alma aragonesa1961"Marcha de Cádiz"
El último cuplé1957writer: "Marcha de Cádiz"

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La alegría de la huerta1996TV Movie music by

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Voice Out of the Cold: Vivica Genaux2004TV Movie documentary composer: song "Tando de la Menegilda"

Known for movies

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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