Arminda Schutte

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Birthday
9, 1909
Birthplace
Cuba
Death Date
May 5, 1995 (85)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
9, 1909
Birthplace
Cuba
Death Date
May 5, 1995 (85)

About

Classical pianist and pedagogue who became one of Cuba's most recognized and respected pianists.

Before Fame

She studied at the Municipal Conservatory of Havana and began playing with the Symphonic Orchestra of Havana in 1928.

Trivia

She eventually joined the adjunct faculty of the University of Miami, Florida International University, and Miami-Dade Community College.

Family Life

She was born into an upper middle-class, well-educated family. Her father Julio was French and insisted that the family only speak French at home.

Associated With

Her favorite composer was Robert Schumann.