From the collection: The Areu Brothers

Here is an example of the documents that can be found in the collection: the letterhead of "Los Hermanos Areu: Il Trovatore Trio" Creators of Cuban and Colombian songs.


Literature about Areu Collection

José Luis Temes, a music conductor specializing in zarzuela, mentioned this collection in his book, “El Siglo de la Zarzuela:” “Scholars have found no evidence of the presence of zarzuela in the east coast of the United States at least until 1871, when the pioneer company of Manuel Areu arrived in New Orleans. From there... Continue Reading →

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