Rovira
19th - century
Spain (?)
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Rovira
Rovira (19th century), an unknown Spanish (?) composer.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
Requiem
Period:Romanticism
Composed in:1864
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
In memory of:Mateo Ferrer
The Spanish (?) composer Rovira wrote (together with Baltasar Saldoni, Nicolau Manent and others) a requiem mass, in 1864, for the death of his fellow composer Mateo Ferrer (25/02/1788 - 04/01/1864), which was performed at Ferrer's magnificent funeral by more than 300 singers and instrumentalists in the church of S. Maria del Mar.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis