Saturday, 9 May 1992
Born: January 16th, 1960, Los Yébenes (Spain)
In due course, the short impression below will be replaced with a more extensive career overview
Since the 1980s, Javier Losada Calvo has worked with Spanish and Latin American artists – sometimes as a pianist (for Alejandro Sanz and Albert Hammond, for example), mostly as an arranger. Orchestrations by Losada were used for recordings with Mocedades, Mecano, Celia Cruz, Azúcar Moreno, and Ricky Martin. Losada also arranged Tino Casal’s number-1 hit ‘Embrujada’ (1983) and recorded an album with Sergio Dalma and the Bratislava Symphonic Orchestra. He set up a recording studio with percussionist Mariano Pérez Bautista.
EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
Javier Losada arranged and conducted the Spanish entry to the 1992 Eurovision Song Contest, ‘Todo esto es la música’, performed by blind singer/pianist Serafin. This song, composed by Alfredo Valbuena and Luis Miguélez, finished 14th.
EUROVISION INVOLVEMENT YEAR BY YEAR
Country – Spain
Song title – “Todo esto es la música”
Rendition – Serafín Zubiri
Lyrics – Luis Miguélez
Composition – Luis Miguélez / Alfred Valbuena
Studio arrangement – Javier Losada
Live orchestration – Javier Losada
Conductor – Javier Losada
Score – 14th place (37 votes)