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Fernández Jiménez, Manuel

Age: 
58
Date of performance: 
21 de septiembre de 1952
Profession: 
Organista de la Catedral de Sevilla
Man/Woman: 
Man
Place of residence: 
Sevilla
Missions / Competitions: 
Remarks: 

La edad del informante está anotada en la caja de a la cinta original, donde Lomax recoge información sobre la formación del organista como seise con Vicente Ripollés y sus estudios musicales posteriores, además de anotar su dirección:

don Jiménez
Entered the cathedral when he was 3 years old as a member of the Seis - always in the Cathedral - studied Don Vicente Ripolet in the cathedral, the chapel master. Then Don Luis Mariano [?], organist of the cathedral, Don Jiménez follows his style, Escuela Libre, believed in playing allegic music in the cathedral
Later studied counterpoint with Don Torre, The people here like his music but because it is of Andalusia. But his music is going out in favor of the heavier more solemn music, more mysticism in because this is what Rome has ordered. So I think our friend... A bachelor...
his address is Plaza de Santa Isabel 1
15 guineas

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Documents

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Title Date Title Type of document
AFC 2004/004: MS 03.05.59 1958/04/10 Correspondencia entre Alan Lomax y Westminster Letter
AFC 2004/004: MS 03.04.53 1953/06/25 Correspondencia entre Alan Lomax y Manuel Fernández Jiménez Letter
AFC 2004/004: MS 03.04.09 1958 (varias fechas) Correspondencia entre Lomax y el Banco de Bilbao referente a pagos a informantes españoles Bill, Letter
AFC 2004/004: MS 03.02.19 1952/09/19-28 Notas del trabajo de campo de Alan Lomax en Sevilla Card (tarjeta de visita), Notebook

How to cite

Ascensión Mazuela-Anguita, "Fernández Jiménez, Manuel", Fondo de Música Tradicional IMF-CSIC, ed. E. Ros-Fábregas (accession date: 21 Apr 2021), https://musicatradicional.eu/informant/24474