Arriaga (y Balzola), Juan Crisóstomo (Jacobo Antonio) de
- Willem de Waal
(b Bilbao, Jan 27, 1806; d Paris, Jan 17, 1826, bur. Jan 17, 1826). Basque composer. His father, Juan Simón Arriaga, had been organist, royal clerk and schoolteacher at Guernica, and had become associated with members of the Real Sociedad Bascongada de los Amigos del Pais, a society upholding the ideals of the Enlightenment, before moving to Bilbao in ...