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Edmundo López Papers, circa 1950s-1990s | University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection

By Natalie Baur, February 2013

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Collection Overview

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ID: CHC5308

Creator: López, Edmundo

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: This collection is arranged by material type.

Languages: Spanish;Castilian, English

Abstract

The Edmundo López papers contain correspondence, musical scores, diplomas, photographs and awards related to Cuban musician Edmundo López.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Edmundo López papers contain correspondence, musical scores, diplomas, photographs and awards related to Cuban musician Edmundo López. Of note are a manuscipt musical score dedicated to Sindo Garay and correspondence and photos of López and Sindo Garay.

Biographical Note

Musician Edmundo López was born in 1922 in Victoria de las Tunas, Oriente Province, Cuba. At age 12, he began his musical studies in Havana and later traveled to New York City and London, England to complete his advanced studies. He taught as a music professor at the Universidad de Santiago de Cuba in the 1960s and traveled widely to deliver seminars and talks on Cuban music and musical theory. López also published several works and bibliographies on Cuban music. He died in New York City in 1992.

Subject/Index Terms

López, Edmundo
Music - Cuba
Musicians - Cuba

Administrative Information

Accruals: First gift in 2002, subsequent gift in 2009 by Pedro Hernández.

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact chc@miami.edu for more information.

Acquisition Method: Gifts of Pedro Hernández, 2002 and 2009.

Preferred Citation: Edmundo López Papers, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

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