Ruperto Chapi

Chapi Ruperto La Revoltosa Ens169

La Revoltosa
Preludio
for brass quintet

Ruperto Chapi

Ruperto Chapi (1851-1909)

Ruperto Chapí (1851-1909) was a Spanish composer, and co-founder of the Sociedad General de Autores (S.G.A.E.)

He wrote a large number of symphonic, band, choral and chamber works, as well as zarzuelas and operas. He was one of the most popular and important composers of his time. His most celebrated work is La revoltosa. Many of the preludes to his zarzuelas have remained staples in Spanish orchestral concerts.

La Revoltosa Preludio
for brass quintet

La Revoltosa La Revoltosa