Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Afro-Cuban Violinist and Composer José Silvestre White Was Born in Cuba December 31, 1835

[José Silvestre White (1835-1918), Afro-Cuban violinist and composer. Shown here after he received the 1st prize for violin at the Conservatoire de Paris in 1856. Bibliothèque Nationale de France]

José Silvestre White is featured at AfriClassical.com, with a Works List by Prof. Dominique-René de Lerma, http://www.CasaMusicaledeLerma.com

On March 10, 2013 AfriClassical posted:


José Silvestre White: La Bella Cubana (5:13)
Published on Mar 4, 2013
Arranged for strings by Patricia Rudisill
Performed by the NEXUS Chamber Orchestra


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