Juan de Araujo

born in 1646 in Villafranca, Spain

died in 1712 in La Plata, Sucre, Bolivia

Juan de Araujo

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Juan de Araujo (1646–1712) was a musician and composer of the Early to Mid Baroque.[1]

Araujo was born in Villafranca, Spain. By 1670 he was nominated maestro di capella of Lima Cathedral. In the following years he travelled to Panama and most probably to Guatemala. On his return to Peru, he was hired as maestro di capella of Cuzco Cathedral, and in 1680 of Sucre Cathedral in Bolivia, where he stayed until his death.


External links

Free scores by Juan de Araujo in the Choral Public Domain Library (ChoralWiki)

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