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Miquel Llobet i Solés

 
 
Miquel Llobet i Solés Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 18, 2019
1. Miquel Llobet i Solés Marker
Inscription.  
(Catalan:)

Miquel Llobet i Solés
(Barcelona 1878 - 1938)
Guitarrista i Compositor

En aquesta casa va néixer el virtuós
músic català, precurso de l'escola
moderna de la guitarra clàssica

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(English translation:)

In this house was born the guitarist and composer, Miguel Llobet i Solés (Barcelona 1878 - 1938), the Catalan musical virtuoso, who was the forerunner of the modern school of classical guitar.
 
Erected 2013 by Ajuntament de Barcelona.
 
Location. 41° 22.968′ N, 2° 10.701′ E. Marker is in Barcelona, Catalonia, in Barcelonès. Marker is on Plaça de Sant Just. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Barcelona, Catalonia 08002, Spain. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roman Wall and Defense Towers: Carrer Baixada de Caçador (within shouting distance of this marker); Roman Wall and Defence Towers: Carrer Sots-tinent Navarro (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Roman Tower: Plaça dels Traginers (about 150 meters away); Roman Wall and Defense Towers: Carrer del Correu Vell

Miquel Llobet i Solés Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 18, 2019
2. Miquel Llobet i Solés Marker - wide view
The marker is visible here mounted on the white building, to the right of the window.
(about 180 meters away); El Call: Carrer de Sant Honorat (about 180 meters away); Gustau A. Muñoz (about 210 meters away); El Call: Carrer de Sant Domènec (about 210 meters away); Collegi Sant Jordi / College of Sant Jordi (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barcelona.
 
Also see . . .  Miguel Llobet (Wikipedia). "Miguel Llobet Solés (18 October 1878 – 22 February 1938) was a classical guitarist, born in Barcelona, Spain). Llobet was a renowned virtuoso who toured Europe and America extensively. He made well known arrangements of Catalan folk songs for the solo guitar, made famous arrangements for the guitar of the piano compositions of Isaac Albéniz, arrangements immortalized by Andrés Segovia, and was also the composer of original works." (Submitted on October 5, 2019.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 5, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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