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Leonard Salzedo

Leonard Salzedo, that most Spanish of British composers, was born in London on 24 September 1921. Known for his distinctive ballet music, the most successful being The Witch Boy [listen - 'The Dance of the Witch Boy'], all of the music is bright with rhythm and full of movement. Salzedo died on 6 May 2000.

LEONARD SALZEDO - ONE OF THE MOST MODEST OF MEN

 

A selection of M&V articles about Leonard Salzedo

Leonard Salzedo, 1921-2000 - Jennifer Paull marks the second anniversary on 6 May 2002 of the composer's death

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Jenna Orkin: Writer Wannabe Seeks Brush With Death - From the heights of greatness (the Juilliard School; musicians Rosalyn Tureck and Nadia Boulanger) via way-ward paths to the depths of wickedness these reminiscences will entertain and enlighten.