Ruperto Chapi: 27 March 1851 – 25 March 1909

By | September 4, 2020


Paining of Ruperto Chapi's  head and shoulders

Ruperto Chapi was a Spanish composer famous for his abundance of zarzuelas – he wrote over one hundred! He also wrote many operas, symphonic, band, choral and chamber works.

His father was a barber and he studied in his home town of Madrid.

He was also co-founder of co-founder of Spanish Society of Authors and Publishers.

Further Reading & Musical Downloads

At we have over two arrangements for you of Ruperto Chapi’s Serenata. This is a one act opera and was first performed in 1881. For further information take a look at Wikipedia.

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