|Birth Day||April 14, 1852|
|Age||167 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jun 9, 1931 (age 79)|
He was a student in Florence, Italy, for many years.
He directed Rio de Janeiro's Instituto Nacional de Música from 1903 until 1906.
His mother was from Italy and was a piano Teacher, while his father was a Swiss-German immigrant. The family name was changed from Oschwald to Oswald for fear of discrimination.