Albanian Music Mourns Death of Famous Composer
Albanian Daily News
Published November 20, 2017
The renowned Albanian composer Aleksander Lalo passes away at age of 68. His premature death happened last night in a private hospital where he had been urgently transported following a sudden heart attack. Aleksander Lalo was one of the most known Albanian composers thanks to his voluminous work that included soundtracks and various songs and symphonic works.
Lalo, whose origins were from Leskovik, was born in Tirana on April 27, 1949 He completed the studies in the Music Faculty joining the ranks of the most beloved Albanian composers.
He will be remembers for the big contribution given in cinematography as the author of over 25 soundtracks but also for numerous excellent orchestrations.
Homage in honor of composer Lalo will take place in the Albanian Radio Television (ART) hall at 11:00 while the funerals will follow at 13:00.