Quotes by Andres Segovia

About Andres Segovia:

Andrés Segovia Torres, 1st Marquis of Salobreña is seen as the grandfather of the classical guitar. Many professional classical guitarists today are students of Segovia, or students of his students.

Author Bio

  • NameAndres Segovia
  • DescriptionSpanish classical guitarist
  • AliasesAndrés Segovia Torres, 1st Marquis of Salobreña; Andrés Segovia Torres
  • BornMarch 21, 1893
  • DiedJune 3, 1987
  • CountrySpain
  • ProfessionGuitarist; Musician; Music Educator
  • AwardsOrder Of Isabella The Catholic; Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award; Léonie Sonning Music Prize