Born: Saturday, December 3, 1729 in Olot, Spain
Died: Saturday, December 20, 1783 in El Escorial, Spain
Nation of Origin: Spain
incidental music for theater
organ and harpsichord works
Soler's keyboard works were influenced Spanish popular music and by the works of Domenico Scarlatti with whom he studied while Scarlatti was a composer at the Spanish court.
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