Heraclio Fernández

(1851 – 1886) Born in Maracaibo, the Venezuelan editor and composer Heráclio Fernández published the periodical El Zancudo (‘Long Legs’) and El Museo, the latter with musical supplements – pieces of popular light music. These included his famous piano composition El diablo suelto (‘The Devil at Rest’), later arranged for guitar by Alirio Diaz.

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