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Evencio Castellanos

Evencio Castellanos was a Venezuelan pianist, composer and director. He was born in Cua, Miranda state on May 3, 1915. His parents were Pablo Castellanos and Matilde Yumar.

His musical initiation took place of the hand of his father who was an organist and Chapel Master.

In 1938 he entered the Academy of Music in Caracas , where he studied singing with Antonio Pardo Soublette, cello with Carlos Anez, music history with Juan Bautista Plaza and harmony and composition with Vicente Emilio Sojo.

On July 4, 1944 he graduated as teacher-composer, and was part of the first generation of composers ...

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