Ernesto Halffter (Composer)
Born: 16th January 1905, Madrid, Spain
Died: 5th July 1989, Madrid, Spain
Ernesto Halffter Escriche was a Spanish composer and conductor. He was the brother of Rodolfo Halffter and part of the Grupo de los Ocho (English: Group of Eight), which formed a sub-set of the Generation of '27.