Interview One with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988

Ruth Glasser Musicians Oral History Project, 1988-1993

Portela discusses how music changed in both Puerto Rico and the United States during the 1920s.


Date
December 3, 1988, Recording date
Interviewee
Rafael Portela
Interviewer
Ruth Glasser
Duration
42m 49.0s
Location of interview

Puerto Rico

Language
Spanish
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
RGC.RPar.1988.12.03.1
Related Keywords
Music, Musicians, Migration
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Columbia Records, DECA Records, Francisco López Cruz, Rafael Hernández Colón, Duke Ellington, Carlos Gardel, Johnny Rodríguez, Columbia Records, DECA Records
Related Places
Puerto Rico (interview location), San Juan, PR (is referenced), Aguadilla, PR (is referenced), Naranjito, PR (is referenced), Ponce, PR (is referenced), Cataño, PR (is referenced), Caguas, PR (is referenced), Mayagüez, PR (is referenced), Guayama, PR (is referenced), Santurce, San Juan, PR (is referenced), Mexico (is referenced), Spain (is referenced), New York (is referenced), France (is referenced)
Related Items
Interview Two with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Three with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Four with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Five with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Interview Six with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988
Citation
Ruth Glasser Musicians Oral History Project, 1988-1993. Interview One with Rafael Portela on December 3 1988: RGC.RPar.1988.12.03.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Sep 2019.
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