At the home of Ralph Perez

Justo A. Martí Photographic Collection, 1948-1985

Musicians and others gathered at the Manhattan home of Ralph Perez (standing, fourth from left), owner of Ansonia Records. Puerto Rican jibaro singers and brothers Luis "Luisito" (standing, to the right of Perez) and Juan Maria "Moralito" (standing, to the right of Luisito) Morales Ramos, and jibaro singer Baltazar Carrero (standing at far left) are present. Standing to the left of Mr. Perez is famed cuatrista Ladislao Martinez Otero "El Maestro Ladi". Seated to the left is Mr. Perez's daughter, Tati, who later took over Ansonia Records. Standing at far right with guitar is musician Mike Amadeo, long-time owner of Bronx record store Casa Amadeo


Date
1950 – 1960, Date accepted
Creator
Justo A. Martí
Location

E 97 st & 3rd Ave, NY, NY

Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
JAMa_b52_f02_0001
Related Keywords
Musicians, Music, Recreation, Community, Singers
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Juan Maria Morales Ramos , Juan Ramos, Luis Morales Ramos, Baltazar Carrero, Mike Amadeo, Ladislao Martinez Otero, Ralph Perez
Related Places
Manhattan (depicts)
Citation
Justo A. Martí Photographic Collection, 1948-1985. At the home of Ralph Perez: JAMa_b52_f02_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Jun 2019.
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