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ID: CHC0545

Creator: Pérez, Marta (1924-2009)

Extent: 2.0 Boxes

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

Abstract

The Marta Pérez collection contains memorabilia from Cuban opera singer and Sociedad Pro-Arte Grateli founder Marta Pérez.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Marta Pérez collection contains memorabilia from Cuban opera singer and Sociedad Pro-Arte Grateli founder Marta Pérez. It includes photographs, show files, articles, clippings, programs, liberettos and musical scores, and AV materials.

Biographical Note

Marta Pérez was a Cuban mezzo-soprano opera singer. She performed a number of Cuban and classical opera pieces, including those of Gonzalo Roig. She was the first Cuban to sing in Milan's La Scala opera house. In 1967, she co-founded the Miami-based Hispanic theater group Pro-Arte Grateli. She also directed a number of performances.

Subject/Index Terms

Opera - Cuba
Opera - United States
Theater - Cuba

Administrative Information

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: Gift of Marta Pérez, 1996.

Preferred Citation: Marta Pérez collection, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Processing Information: Collection-level record added by Fernando Espino, December 2013.

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