Santiago Lope was born in Ezcaray (La Rioja, Spain) on May 23. 1871. He studied violin and composition at the Royal Academy of Music in Madrid. When the city of Valencia organized a municipal band in 1902, Lope was a leading figure.
The four pasodobles: Dauder, Gallito, Angelillo and Vito are all dedicated to the star matadors of the time. Gallito is the most performed of the four, and is dedicated to Fernando Gómez Ojeda.
Santiago Lope died on September 25. 1906.
Espen Andersen is working as a conductor, trombone player and teacher, mainly in Trondheim, Norway. He graduated from the conservatory in Trondheim, and has been music director for some of Norway’s best wind orchestras and brass bands.
He has in recent years arranged a substantial amount of pieces for wind orchestra and brass band.
SOUND SAMPLE RECORDED BY NOTESERVICE WIND BAND, CONDUCTED BY REID GILJE
Full recording available on "Tales and Myths of Gothia - New Music for Concert Band - Demo Tracks 2018-2019"
Download complete album or single track on iTunes or Amazon.
Can be streamed on TIDAL, Apple Music, Spotify, Beat, Deezer and Music Unlimited.
|Format||Score and parts|
|Theme/genre||International folk music, Popular music|
|Series||Noteservice Brass Band Entertainment|
|Band catalogue||European Band Catalogue 2018|