Xan Míguez González

Pseudonym: O Ventosela, o señor Xan
Category: Piper
Birth Date: In 1847 (†† 12th July 1912)
Birth Place: Ventosela, Ribadavia (Ourense)

He gave many recitals in Galicia and other Spanish cities. In his last years, he gave up traditional music for another type of music that was not according to the pipe tradition. In 1908, he carried out a successful tour all over Buenos Aires. On 31st March 1908, he made his début at Victoria Theatre.

 Other Interesting Aspects

He was awarded the first prize at the 'Corpus' Contest in Ourense.