Cristobal Halffter, “Friend of the Foundation”
Published: March 25, 2008
At the last meeting of the Board of Trustees, which
took place on 11th January, it was unanimously agreed to appoint
Cristobal Halffter, Spanish musician and composer, as a “Friend of the
This is a status included in the Foundation’s 28th
Article of Incorporation, reserved for personalities who identify with the aims
and objectives of this institution.
We should remember that Cristobal Halffter had an
unconditional friendship with the architect Miguel Fisac and a close enduring
relationship with his family. He is the author of the Ode In Memoriam de Anäik, composed in memory of one of Fisac’s
daughters, who died at the age of six.
Cristobal Halffter has personally expressed his
acceptance and his gratitude to the Foundation for this appointment and
according to his own words, “he will always support the memory and recognition
of the great man and undisputed artist that Miguel Fisac undoubtedly was”.