hispanic heritage month

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Hispanic Heritage Month 2017 – Part 4: 12 Composers With Impact in the Opera World
It is Hispanic Heritage month! The Latin American community has, particularly in recent years, been a major boon to the opera world, providing it with great singers and composers. This week, as part of a weekly series to celebrate the Hispanic culture and its influence on the opera world, we will turn to the great opera composers from Latin America. Isaac Albéniz - Spain The Spanish master created three different…
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Hispanic Heritage Month 2017: 11 Male Singers Who Have Become Icons In Opera
It is Hispanic Heritage month! The Latin American community has, particularly in recent years, been a major boon to the opera world, providing it with great singers and composers, and a number of great operas. As the third part of this weekly series, we will look at some of the most popular male Hispanic singers currently dominating the operatic world. Rolando Villazón  The Mexican tenor has reinvented his career numerous times,…
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Hispanic Heritage Month 2017 – Part 2: 7 Divas Who Are Dominating The Opera World
This week we continue to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! The Latin American community has, particularly in recent years, been a major boon to the opera world, providing it with great singers and composers, and a number of great operas. As the first part of this weekly series, we look at some of the most popular Hispanic divas. We are NOT looking at the singers of past but singers that have…
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Hispanic Heritage Month 2017: 8 Essential Spanish-Language Operas
It is Hispanic Heritage month! The Latin American community has, particularly in recent years, been a major boon to the opera world, providing it with great singers and composers, and a number of great operas. As the first part of this weekly series, we look at some of the most popular Hispanic operas ever written. We are not looking at Zarzuela in this edition, though we might (hint, hint) do…