Opera Quiz: How Well Do You Know Martina Arroyo’s Legendary Career?

By David Salazar

Born on Feb. 2, 1937, Martina Arroyo would go on to become one of the greatest opera stars of the second half of the 20th century.

The soprano was renowned for her interpretations of Verdi’s most demanding roles, but she was also a champion of a wider repertory. Once done singing, she would become a teacher and would create the now-legendary Martina Arroyo Foundation where she supports young opera talent to this day.

For this week’s edition of the quiz, we take a look at Arroyo’s iconic career which includes a truly unique career trajectory.


Opera Quiz