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Agustín Barrios

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Birthday
5, 1885
Birthplace
Paraguay
Death Date
Aug 7, 1944 (59)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
5, 1885
Birthplace
Paraguay
Death Date
Aug 7, 1944 (59)

About

Paraguayan classical guitarist and prolific composer who released the piece "La Catedral."

Before Fame

He attended Universidad Nacional de Asuncion on a music scholarship.

Trivia

He was an accomplished writer and poet.

Family Life

He belonged to a family that held music and literature in high regard. He had a son named Pedro.

Associated With

He was inspired by the work of Johann Sebastian Bach while composing his magnum opus "La Catedral."