Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz

Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz, Spain (1860-1909) Isaac Albéniz was born on 29 May, 1860 in Camprodón in Catalan of the northeastern Spain. He was an exceptionally gifted child for music and allready at the age of four he gave his first performance in Barcelona. Two years later his mother took him to Paris where he

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Jeppe Aakjær

Jeppe Aakjær, Denmark, 1866-1930 His name by birth was Jensen, while the name Aakjær originate from his little parish of birth in Jutland. The parents were owners of the poorest farm of the parish, witch counted 6 farms. During his schooltime Jeppe demonstrated so good abilities, that his teacher took care that he was admitted

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