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Alicia de Larrocha Edit Profile

Concert pianist

Alicia de Larrocha, Spanish concert pianist. Member Musica en Compostela (director), Hispanic Society of America (correspondent), International Piano Archives (honorary president).

Background

Larrocha, Alicia de was born on May 23, 1923 in Barcelona, Spain. Daughter of Eduardo and Teresa (De La Calle) de Larrocha.

Education

Graduate (prize extraordinary, Gold medal), Academy Marshall, Barcelona. Doctor of Music (honorary), University Ann Arbor, 1979. Doctor of Music (honorary), Middlebury College, 1981.

Doctor of Music (honorary), Carnegie-Mellon, 1985.

Membership

Member Musica en Compostela (director), Hispanic Society of America (correspondent), International Piano Archives (honorary president).

Connections

Married Juan Torra, June 21, 1950. Children: Juan, Alicia.

father:
Eduardo Larrocha

mother:
Teresa (De La Calle) Larrocha

spouse:
Juan Torra

child:
Alicia Larrocha

child:
Juan Larrocha