Ruiz Espadero, Nicolás
- Victoria Eli Rodríguez
(b Havana, Feb 15, 1832; d Havana, Aug 30, 1890). Cuban composer, pianist and teacher . He was born to a wealthy and cultured family, and was first taught music by his mother; it is claimed that he composed acceptable pieces from the age of three or four. He was later taught by Julian Fontana, Juan Miro and Fernando Arizti. In ...