Born: Shkodër (Albania), 27 June 1917
Died: 16 September 1969
Jakova studied the clarinet in Rome while teaching himself composing.
In July 1956 he started composing the first Albanian opera ever. His musical
style is full of folk themes.
- Mrika (16 December 1958, Shkodër). PJ.
- Gjergj Kastrioti-Skënderbeu (17 January 1968 Theatre of Opera
& Ballet, Tirana). Llazar Siliqi.
- Emerson, June Albania: the Search for the Eagle's Song Studley,
contributed by Robert Martindale
Monday, 08-Dec-2003 21:47:05 PST